NetSuite Supply Chain and Inventory Management

NetSuite Supply Chain and Inventory Management by NetSuite

NetSuite supply chain management software offers a complete set of inventory management, manufacturing and purchasing capabilities that helps move inventory to the right place, at the right time, at the right cost.

Gain an in-depth, real-time view into key supplier, inventory and shop floor performance indicators. Self-service capabilities for partners, vendors and customers improve collaboration throughout the entire supply chain. With NetSuite, you'll be able to better manage inventory levels and costs—and better meet fulfillment expectations, improving customer service.

Netsuite Inventory Management
Cost of Ownership

Typical pricing/cost structure for Netsuite Inventory Management:

License/Subscription Cost Includes base monthly cost and per user monthly cost
Maintenance Cost Will require specialist in-house team to administer the software
Installation/Implementation Cost Will depend on the costs associated with hiring an implementation or consulting partner
Customization Cost This is charged as an additional (add-on) cost for developing or enhancing an existing product feature or module
Data Migration Cost/Change Management/Upfront Switching Cost Dependent on amount of data to be migrated, complexity of data and gaps between the existing system and the new system.
Training Cost Included in the subscription cost
Recurring/Renewal Costs Annual recurring fees to be paid over and above the upfront cost for annual renewal, upgrades and on-going support
Pricing Details
Category Description Price/Details
Subscription Cost Includes POS, e-commerce, inventory management, and customer management modules $499 base cost per month + $99 per user per month
Deployment Options What options are available for product deployment? Cloud-based/SaaS
Pricing Model What is the pricing model? Subscription-based
Minimum Commitment Is there a minimum monthly or yearly commitment required for purchase? Yes, minimum commitment of 1 Year
Custom Quote Is there an option of requesting custom quote? Yes
Free Trial Does the vendor provide a free trial option? No
Product Limitations

Some of the product limitations include:

  • Provides order management not as an integral feature, but in integration with other NetSuite products
  • Limited knowledge and documentation support with respect to API integration
  • UI is not as user-friendly as some of the other inventory management tools available in the market
  • Does not support multi-channel or eCommerce sales. Users need to integrate third-party tools to enable this functionality
  • Advanced inventory management features such as voice-picking and pick-to-light not available
Competitors

Stich Inventory

Fishbowl Inventory

JDA Inventory Management

Benefits

  • Run lean operations: Manage every step of the product life cycle from factory to store
  • Strengthen vendor relationships: Collaborate with suppliers, vendors and partners by providing self-serve access and real-time visibility 
  • Forecast with confidence: Anticipate demand with better accuracy to maintain sufficient inventory levels
  • Timely information and insight: Improve business performance with real-time access to work order information, inventory and related costs