Best practices to optimize distribution center operations and lift truck fleet utilization
The modern warehouse: Maximizing productivity and capacity
In today’s always-on, e-commerce-driven world, customer expectations for a robust product selection and faster delivery times are pressuring warehouses to hit entirely new levels of efficiency.
From average capacity used to on-time shipments, warehouses are continuously challenged to achieve gold standard performance in order to remain competitive, even as they face extreme cost pressures and labor challenges. This means maximizing operator productivity, optimizing workflows to get more orders out the door on time – or else risk losing repeat business – and dense storage configurations to boost capacity. This white paper examines the opportunities and strategies for warehouses to realize the most impactful efficiency gains, based on operational requirements and available technology.