Download Instantly “Creating Successful Order Picking & Fulfillment Systems” White Paper
Order picking and fulfillment operations have never been more important to the success and well being of an organization. Continuous improvement and striving daily to do more with less is the mantra in today’s warehouse order picking and fulfillment operations. Improving efficiencies allow organizations to not only prosper and drive profitability, but to also increase their customer satisfaction levels by providing superior customer experience.
Successful Order Picking and Fulfillment
Imagine being the first (or doing it the best) in your business sector to offer free same day or next day delivery, free shipping, hassle free returns, never an inventory shortage and more… this customer experience can be achieved by optimizing the warehouse and driving cost effective order picking and fulfillment strategies.
Warehouse Picking Systems
With warehouses filled with pallets, cases and pieces (eaches), filling orders can often be the most labor intensive and costly activity. The cost of order picking is estimated to be as much as 55% of the total warehouse operating expense. There are six basic steps to help warehouse and distribution center managers establish the foundation of an optimized order picking and fulfillment system. This white paper discusses these steps and processes.