Future of WMS in e-grocery based on the example of the WMS (WAMAS) from SSI Schäfer

Simon Brockmeier

Research output: ThesisMaster's Thesis


E-grocery has a growing impact on the food retail market. More and more customers want to purchase food online. In this master thesis the development of e-grocery is analyzed by conducting market research about the e-grocery. The question is answered if e-grocery business will shape the future of the food industry or not. Based on the result of the market research the impact of a WMS in food retail is analyzed. Finally, the WMS solution of SSI Schäfer is evaluated regarding to the e-grocery requirements. Answers are given about which processes are already available in the standard software of SSI Schäfer for satisfying the needs for a warehousing software in e-grocery. And which processes need to be adapted or are still missing.
Translated title of the contributionDie Zukunft von WMS im Online-Lebensmittelhandel anhand des Beispiels der WMS-Lösung von SSI Schäfer
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • Montanuniversität
  • Biedermann, Hubert, Supervisor (internal)
  • Bernerstätter, Robert, Co-Supervisor (internal)
Award date25 Oct 2019
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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  • WMS
  • E-grocery
  • E-commerce

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