The classic guide to warehouse operations--now fully revised and updated with the latest strategies, best practices, and case studies.
A must-have resource for managers in warehousing, operations, and inventory, this revised 2nd edition provides the most comprehensive, up-to-date information you need to run a smooth, successful operation. These cost-effective strategies will help you dramatically increase efficiency, sharpen accuracy, and improve overall productivity--turning your warehousing business into a world-class operation.
Written by one of top logistics thought leaders in the industry, the book takes a 21st century approach to warehousing featuring the latest innovations and state-of-the-art tools. You'll find expert advice on inventory control, activity profiling, performance and cost measures, automation and computerization, receiving and putaway, storage and handling, picking and packing, and other essential topics.
Ed Frazelle is President and CEO of Logistics Resources International, a global supply chain consulting firm, and Executive Director of The RightChain™ Institute. He is also the founding director of The Logistics Institute at Georgia Tech, the world's largest center for supply chain research and education.