Dealing with Warehouse Groundhog Day

First some news bites:
  • Trucker bankruptcies are up over 300% YTD vs. the same period last year
  • Truckload freight rates over-all dipped 0.1% in July – Source Cass
  • Spot rates are down 19% YoY – Source DAT

Hiring new order selectors every day is a fact of life when you have turnover – and what warehouse doesn’t have turnover?  How so you make them productive?  P&G talked about getting order selectors up-to-standard quickly in a talk to ASCM/APIC’s – using our AutoO2 execution software they were able to make new hire as good as an experienced picker. The savings range from damage reduction (50%) to increased productivity (15 -20%).   Contact mike.green@warehouseoptimization.com to learn how.