Client Area

Warehouse Management System – 3PL Central:

Responding to a requirement from our clients for real time information, Online Distribution has teamed up with 3PL Central to provide a cloud based Warehouse Management System (WMS). This powerful software provides a window into our warehouse, enabling our clients to view stock on hand, place orders, view transactions and more. Integrations are possible via EDI, with most popular e-Commerce shopping carts and other business systems, all in real-time.





Note: 3PL Central is best used in Microsoft Explorer. If you are asked to download “Silverlight” this is a safe and free of charge Microsoft tool.

Frequently Asked Questions:

How do I login to the Warehouse Management System?

Please click the above link to take you to the Online Distribution WMS login portal You must open this link in Microsoft Explorer Version 8 – 10. If you are using a Mac open the link in Firefox or Safari.

Enter your Username and Password, as provided to you

What happens if I forget my login or user details?

Please contact either Malcolm Leask (Christchurch) on +64 3 331 7725 or Ednalyn Lucas (Auckland) on +64 9 913 1602 who will walk you through resetting your password.

How do I place an order for stock to be sent to my customers?

We have a variety of methods to enter orders, please select depending on order volumes.

  • Manual – (suitable for low order volumes).
  • File Import – (suitable for low – high order volumes). Use this template for bulk order imports.
  • System to System integration – (suitable for high or complex order volumes).

Please contact Malcolm Leask (Christchurch) on +64 3 331 7725 or Ednalyn Lucas (Auckland) on +64 9 913 1602 to discuss your specific requirements.

Can I pre-load customer addresses?

Yes, please complete this template with your Customer Database and email it to (Christchurch) or (Auckland) who will arrange for it to be uploaded.

I’m having difficulties accessing my information, who can I contact for technical support?

In the first instance please contact your Site Manager.  If he/she is unavailable, please contact Malcolm Leask (Christchurch) on +64 3 331 7725 or Ednalyn Lucas (Auckland) on +64 9 913 1602.

User Instructions

How do I manually add orders?

How do I import an order?

How do I check my Stock on Hand and Inventory ?

How do I view all transactions in a specific date range?

How do I review all activity for a specific inventory item?

How do I arrange for emails to be sent to my customer notifying them of an order being despatched to them?