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The 8 Wastes of Lean Manufacturing Applied to Warehouse Operations

Written By: Robert Schabinger

Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Using lean manufacturing principles to increase efficiency and productivity in warehouse operations by eliminating wasteful, non-value-added components.

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The Importance of Optimizing Your Packing Process

Written By: Bastian Solutions

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

Manual Packing Station in WarehouseFor most companies, warehouse efficiency has become a matter of survival versus the profitability goals of a few years ago. Thus, most companies are looking for even more ways to make their day-to-day processes more efficient.

Depending on the SKU’s mix, efficiencies in the picking process are as unique as the stars; but regardless of how efficiently items are picked, each individual order still needs to be packaged and marked for transit before shipment, making efficient packaging methods very important.

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