Best Practices for Laying Out Bin Locations and Developing a Bin Naming Convention.

Product location planning is a key decision for warehouse managers. It is important for order selectors to be able to locate product quickly when it is needed for customers. Creating an effective pick bin naming convention and storing product in the right location can lead to shorter pick times and higher customer service. This new white paper from ProCat Distribution Technologies provides several best practices for laying out warehouses efficiently and effectively. The paper also offers helpful information for pick bin naming conventions, how to select the best picking methods, and new technologies that can assist with these processes.

How do you determine if your warehouse location system is simplistic and effective?

Overview:

  1. Warehouse Layout
  2. Warehouse Inventory Naming Conventions and Flow
  3. One SKU Per Pick Bin Location
  4. Order Picking Technology
  5. Use Real-Time Metrics to Track Warehouse Data
  6. Train Your Warehouse Staff

Read our full white paper.