HOW TO LAYOUT A WAREHOUSE
Seven Steps to Optimize a Warehouse Layout
Dr. Ed Frazelle, Instructor
HOW TO ESTIMATE WAREHOUSE SPACE REQUIREMENTS
The Impact of Turns, Occupancy, and Peak Inventory Requirements
HOW TO OPTIMIZE AND REFINE SPACE REQUIREMENTS
Finding and Utilizing Hidden Warehouse Space
HOW TO OPTIMIZE BAY MATCHING
Low Bay and High Bay Space
HOW TO OPTIMIZE ACTIVITY ADJACENCY
Minimize Material Handling Cost and Distance
HOW TO OPTIMIZE MATERIAL FLOW PATHS
U vs I Shape Flows
MATERIAL HANDLING ALTERNATIVES
Conveyors vs Industrial Vehicles
HOW TO ADDRESS EXPANSION AND CONTRACTION
WAREHOUSE LAYOUT EXAMPLES
Avon, Clorox, Honda, Lifeway, Macy's, Oxxo, Stihl
RightChain project examples are used throughout the course to illustrate key points. Examples from Avon, Blue Diamond, Honda, Lifeway, and Stihl are included.
Excerpts from Dr. Frazelle's books are included as course notes.
A 50+ page course text guidebook is included.
The course is richly enhanced with tutorial animations and videos.
A learning assessment is included to reinforce key points.
A practices assessment is included to allow you to compare your warehouse layout with best practice.