TITLE

Wholesaler streamlines order selection

AUTHOR(S)
Aichlmayr, Mary
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Transportation & Distribution;Feb2001, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the benefits of warehousing to order selection of goods. How a distribution center optimizes order picking systems with equipment and strategy; Description of the warehouse management of Ferguson Enterprises company; Courses and seminars for general warehouse management and operations. INSET: TAKE LEARNING ON THE ROAD.
ACCESSION #
4123446

 

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