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Market Guide for Distributed Order Management Systems

The 2024 Gartner® Report: Market Guide for Distributed Order Management Systems has found that “retailers and brand manufacturers expanding order fulfillment offerings face increased complexity in fulfilling orders in a profitable manner to meet consumer expectations”.

The report shares that the must-have capabilities of the stand-alone applications available in this market include:

  • Order Orchestration that optimizes order routing and inventory allocation, and determines the best fulfillment location based on service level and cost components.
  • Enterprise Inventory for available-to-promise and available-to-ship items in the supply chain from manufacturing, vendors, distribution centers, stores and other nodes of the supply chain. The inventory can be allocated to orders based on onhand, in-process or in-transit inventory.
  • Order Visibility by tracking order status throughout the supply chain and communicating with other systems and

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Gartner, Market Guide for Distributed Order Management Systems, Davison Schopmeyer, Tom Enright, 9 January 2024.

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