New: Lean Warehousing Workshop at Georgia Tech ( + Free Webinar With Discount Code)

Attend the FREE webinar and receive a promo code for $400 off the registration for the course below:

This course will demonstrate how warehouse operations is a key enabler to a successful supply chain implementation and in many cases, the starting point for a transformation. It is critical to manage safety, quality, efficiency and leverage the lean supply chain modifications to improve customer responsiveness and reduce operating costs and in doing so contributing to a supply chain that creates a competitive advantage for a company. To accomplish this goal, we must bring lean principles into the warehouse and distribution center.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Supply Chain Professionals
  • Logistics Professionals
  • Material Managers and Production Control Managers
  • Transportation ,Warehousing, and Purchasing Managers

HOW YOU WILL BENEFIT

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Isolate the key elements of lean thinking to be used in the warehouse
  • Value stream map warehouse operations
  • Utilize lean tools to reduce waste in the warehouse
  • Create a warehouse operation based on visual management and real time problem solving
  • Reduce inventories in warehouse operations
  • Create collaboration between warehousing and other functional areas

Benefits:

  • Reduce inventories in the warehouse
  • Reduce warehousing costs by as much as 25%
  • Implement lean in the warehouse
  • Create logistics collaboration between warehousing and other functional areas

WHAT IS COVERED

  • Lean Warehouse Overview
  • Supply Chain Implementation Framework
  • Lean Storage Planning Approach
  • Application of a Lean Storage Location Sizing Method
  • JIT Implementation Approach
  • How To Develop Standard Work Batches
  • Generation of an Operational Diagram
  • Creation of a Daily Operational Work Load Plan
  • Development of a Progress Control Board

Learn more and register for the Lean Warehousing course.

Posted by LeanCor Supply Chain Group

LeanCor Supply Chain Group is a trusted supply chain partner that specializes in lean principles to deliver operational improvement. LeanCor’s three integrated divisions – LeanCor Training and Education, LeanCor Consulting, and LeanCor Logistics – help organizations eliminate waste, drive down costs, and build a culture of continuous improvement.

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