East Granby, CT -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/20/2015 -- Sponsored by Pcdata USA, this week's Picking Perfection shared Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery magazine's Top 20 "best in class" warehouse operations and distribution centers. Ninety-nine percent of their orders are picked accurately, ship 98.8% of their complete orders on time and have 97.2% of inventory accuracy as of last inventory or cycle count, according to a recent report by the Aberdeen Group. The middle 50% or industry average performers accurately pick 97% of orders, ship complete orders 95.6% of their orders on time and have 95.9% inventory accuracy.
The laggards, or bottom performers 30%, pick only 88.4% of their orders accurately, ship 88.2% of complete orders on time and have 89.1% inventory accuracy.
The good to great of best is class starts with accurate picking.
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Pcdata USA's Pick-to-light systems are part of a lean process, offering shorter throughput, fewer errors, and significant cost savings; the results: increase customer satisfaction, increase ability to supply products, and process transparency. Traditional picking methods are one of highest expenses when operating a warehouse. Pcdata USA lowers that cost through leading edge Pick-to-light systems. Unlike implementation products, the easy installation solution is resulting in huge product growth throughout North America.
Pcdata USA is a global logistics systems leader for supply chain automation. Pcdata USA was recently named a Finalist for the 2015 MHI Innovation Award for Best New Product: Smart Glass AR (Augmented Reality). Pcdata USA was also recently recognized with the 2014 Best of East Granby Award in the Professional Services category by the East Granby Award Program. Pcdata USA offers affordable out-of-the-box warehouse optimization solutions. Contact Pcdata USA at 855-844-1086.
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