Warehousing is an integral part of every logistics system, where the warehousing is an important link between the producer and the customer. Warehousing plays a vital role in providing a desired level of customer service at the lowest possible cost where there is a pressure on the warehouse to perform its functions to a high standard to meet the expectations of the customer. Over a number of years warehousing has developed from a relatively minor part of the company’s logistics system to one of its most important functions.
The purpose of this exciting seminar is to show how to implement all of the essential tools for the effective management of warehousing and stores. The course examines various aspects of the business such as production, product, suppliers, customers and the associated product throughputs and volumes.
This seminar will highlight:
- The functions of warehousing
- The challenges of supply and demand
- Improving customer service at lower costs
- Use of IT in the warehouse
- Maximizing of space and cost reduction