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5 Ways to Improve Logistics Performance

5 Ways to Improve Your Logistics Performance

A company’s logistics performance is key to distribution success. A well-functioning warehouse is one that efficiently receives and stores stock, picks and packs it speedily and accurately, and then distributes it to customers quickly. But how can you make your warehouse operations more efficient so that you can improve your logistics performance, and in turn …

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Warehouse KPIs space utilisation

Measuring Warehouse KPIs: Space Utilisation

This is the sixth in our blog posts series that looks at measuring KPIs for warehouse operations. Having recently outlined the 7 KPIs to track for warehouse improvement, this series takes each KPI and examines it more thoroughly. What does space utilisation measure? Space utilisation is an inventory measure.  It shows the percentage of bins …

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Warehouse KPIs Cycle Count Accuracy

Measuring Warehouse KPIs: Cycle Count Accuracy

This is the fifth post in our series examining how to measure KPIs for warehouse operations. We recently outlined the 7 KPIs to track for warehouse improvement. This series takes each KPI and examines it in more detail. What does cycle count accuracy measure? Cycle count accuracy is an inventory measure. It shows the percentage …

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Warehouse KPIs pick performance

Measuring Warehouse KPIs: Pick Performance

This is the fourth in a seven-part series looking at measuring KPIs for warehouse operations. We recently outlined the 7 KPIs to track for warehouse improvement. This series takes each KPI and examines it in more detail. What does pick performance measure? Pick performance is an outbound measure that calculates the number of lines or …

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Warehouse KPIs receipt performance

Measuring Warehouse KPIs: Receipt Performance

This is the third in a series of posts looking at measuring KPIs for warehouse operations. We recently outlined the 7 KPIs to track for warehouse improvement. This series takes each KPI and examines it in more detail. What does receipt performance measure? Receipt performance is an inbound measure in the warehouse that assesses the …

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Warehouse KPIs receipt accuracy

Measuring Warehouse KPIs: Receipt Accuracy

This is the second in a series of posts looking at measuring KPIs for warehouse operations. We recently outlined the 7 KPIs to track for warehouse improvement. This series takes each KPI and examines it in more detail. What does receipt accuracy measure? Receipt accuracy is a measure of supplier performance and warehouse receiving performance. …

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Measuring Warehouse KPIs OTIF

Measuring Warehouse KPIs: On Time In Full (OTIF)

This is the first in a series of posts looking at measuring KPIs for warehouse operations. We recently outlined the 7 KPIs to track for warehouse improvement. This series takes each and examines it in more detail. What does OTIF measure? OTIF is a measure of your outbound operation that mainly measures customer satisfaction. But …

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7 KPIs to track for warehouse improvement

The 7 KPIs to Track for Warehouse Improvement

How do you measure your warehouse performance? Maybe your goal is to run an operation that maximises product flow, with a smooth receipt and putaway process and an efficient picking system. But how do you measure that? While these may be laudable objectives, they are too intangible to measure. Instead, it’s vital to use meaningful …

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Be The Business Productivity

Be The Business: UK Productivity Initiative

There is a general acknowledgement that, after Brexit, companies will need to work harder to compete. According to the FT yesterday, businesses will need to be ‘match fit’ and to address the UK’s ongoing productivity issues. It’s against this backdrop that a number of well-known businesses have come together to launch a new initiative, called …

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