Picking Perfection News Magazine Explored Technological Productivity Improvements
East Granby, CT -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/25/2014 -- In the current issue of Picking Perfection, the weekly newsletter discussed the state-of-the-art tablet directed, fulfillment solutions. These solutions are increasingly implemented in world-class manufacturing and distribution centers to ensure order accuracy, guarantee Lot Control and eliminate paper-based picking systems. As some companies must be FDA compliant, many firms are turning to picking and order verification systems communicating with a host ERP (enterprise resource planning) system. FDA compliant and ISO certified, these best-practice companies utilize mobile picking carts for product slotting, picking, and order verification.
In the September 22nd issue of Picking Perfection, examined the recent research minimizing selector walking, a central concept behind best practices and picking perfection. By picking from both sides of the aisle and using small pick facings, walking is reduced. Additionally, placing slow-moving items on side aisles, which are entered only when needed, drives improved productivity. Picking many smaller orders in one trip (batch picking), uses mobile pick carts with portable power built-in. This built-in power supply, using tablets instead of paper, eliminates the need for WiFi required by voice picking solutions.
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