Finding Your Balance
Sequencing and balancing work throughout your warehouse so the orders arrive at the right time down in the shipping lane area is a constant challenge when you have different methods of order fulfillment in your picking areas. Some of the typical parameters evaluated when sequencing work include: type of material handling equipment, operator picking rates, order profiles and staffing levels.
Some typical planning functions include:
Wave Building with Automated or Manual Release - Minimize operating costs by implementing intelligent waving methods with Exacta
Order Cubing - Stop paying to ship air and minimize shipping costs by selecting the correct shipping box and delivery method
Inventory Tracking and Allocation - The Exacta WCS goes beyond the traditional WCS by providing inventory management features typically found only in a warehouse management system
Labor Requirements Planning - Exacta provides administrators the control to plan and adjust for fluctuations in staffing a volume
Workload Balancing - Intelligently creates order sequences and recommends labor divisions to balance your operations