Effective warehouse management is a critical aspect of logistics and supply chain management, and an efficiently managed warehouse facilitates the timely and accurate movement of products, leading to happy customers and a successful business. Just ask the folks at Amazon – mastering the shipping and warehousing systems have made Jeff Bezos the richest man in history.
For the rest of us, our warehousing operations face new challenges everyday – rapidly evolving technology, increasing competition domestically and overseas, and freight challenges all threaten the bottom line of every warehousing operation. Smart warehouse managers understand the constant need to adapt to these challenges, increase efficiency, and do more with less. Here are three practices that you can adopt to increase warehouse efficiency. (more…)