East Granby, CT -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/23/2015 -- There are some interesting case studies that demonstrate how mis-picks can be eliminated by the numbers. ici Paris, for example, automated their warehouse which included 25,000 SKUs. There were 2600 bulk locations and 2200 "fast movers" which were the focus on the Pick-to-light (PTL) warehouse automation. Those FMCG (fast moving consumer goods) included up to 600 picks per hour; up to 400 totes per hour. 20,200 slow movers were relegated to eight zones. Picking Perfection newsletter is reporting weekly how these trends are changing the growth of various picking tools increase efficiency.
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Picking Perfection newsletter, shares methods, modes, and tools used in a variety of industries. The weekly newsletter examines best picking practices. Leaders are looking for a competitive advantage, have dynamic and experienced sales forces, and have a corporate culture which is customer-focused and intent on building long-term relationships with satisfied customers. This is spoiled when a single product is not correctly picked.
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