8 Tips for Designing Your Warehouse

Aug 07, 2013 3:04 PM  By

Your Warehouse Management System

handheld-scanner-300For most warehouses, the Warehouse Management System is key; however, it’s important to remember that it can only operate within the restrictions of the warehouse facility itself. It cannot right the wrongs of a badly designed warehouse either, this is why when designing the warehouse RF devices and supporting radio networks should be considered. Voice-directed work can also improve the speed and accuracy over traditional scanning methods such as picking, replenishment, putaway, and cross-docking. Whichever WMS method you choose, it needs to be built into the simulation model to support your warehouse design.