Inventory Management

Best Practices for Raw Materials Management- Part 2 of 2

Best Practices for Raw Materials Management- Part 2 of 2

Continued from the previous post:  Best Practices for Raw Materials Management- Part 1 of 2

Picking and Issuing

Proper labeling and disciplined putaway processes will accurately record the location of raw materials.

Best Practices for Raw Materials Management- Part 1 of 2

Best Practices for Raw Materials Management- Part 1 of 2

Raw materials management is comprised of many functions, each representing a potential landmine, which can and will, blow up your production costs and warehouse efficiencies. Here are the top considerations so you don’t end up with a ticking time bomb on your hands because of poor raw materials management.

Worst Inventory Practices- Part 2 of 2

Worst Inventory Practices- Part 2 of 2

Picking up where we left off. Below are some more worst inventory practices.

6.     On-the-job training of warehouse staff

Giving staff members a quick ½ hr overview of the system because it’s a ‘really simple system to use’ is just plain wrong.

Worst Inventory Practices- Part 1 of 2

Worst Inventory Practices- Part 1 of 2

Many of us are guilty of some of these worst inventory practices which is really saying they’re easy to commit because it’s convenient and gets the product out the door.  However, there’s a price tag for all these ‘sins’ and that comes in the form of obsolete inventory and dissatisfied customers.

7 Essential Uses of License Plates

7 Essential Uses of License Plates

A license plate is simply an additional form of unique identification to mark a pallet or some grouping of products or materials. It’s used to rapidly move this group of products from one location to another without having to scan the individual contents of that group.

We have seen license plating used many ways by our customers to solve material tracking problems both creatively and efficiently.