Subassembly of car seats using carton flow at a Toyotetsu plant UNEX Manufacturing

Sub-assembly of car seats using carton flow at a Toyotetsu plant.

Speeding Fulfillment with Pallets and Containers

Deciding whether to pick to a pallet or container can improve fulfillment rates and keep costs low, provided you use the right size pallets and containers.

Today's customers demand multiple versions of products and a greater variety, leading to a proliferating volume of SKUs that require larger pick zones and more storage space within the warehouse. On top of this, consumers are placing more frequent orders of smaller sizes and want them immediately, either delivered to their home or to another location for pick up. To keep up, distribution center (DC) operations must have ever-expanding inventories, flexible picking operations and speed

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