Monthly Archives: October 2012

Consolidate

October 4th, 2012

DEFINITION To combine two or more individual shipments onto a single method of transportation, usually done if the shipments are [&hellip


Layout

October 2nd, 2012

DEFINITION The design and setup of warehouse storage. LOGISTOPEDIA SAYS The layout is often very important when considering how to [&hellip


Load

October 2nd, 2012

DEFINITION Product that is picked and loaded onto a vehicle, and transported to the consignee. LOGISTOPEDIA SAYS This can refer [&hellip


Staging Area

October 2nd, 2012

DEFINITION A designated area of the warehouse, usually near the loading docks, where products are placed and/or arranged for shipment. [&hellip


Value-Added

October 2nd, 2012

DEFINITION A term used to describe a product that has gone through a process that has given it more functionality, [&hellip


Zone

October 2nd, 2012

DEFINITION Locations in a warehouse where usage is determined by the characteristics of the product being stored. LOGISTOPEDIA SAYS Knowing [&hellip


Obsolete Stock

October 2nd, 2012

DEFINITION Products that remain in the warehouse, but have no usable purpose. LOGISTOPEDIA SAYS Obsolete stock can be challenging to [&hellip



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