Concentrate on employee safety, facility cleanliness, and highly organized areas to improve order picking efficiency. Warehouse sanitation and safety are a priority for the workforce year-round. Therefore, you might find you require a more space-effective solution for storing cleaning materials. A clean and organized work facility will help your staff stay safe while on the job and productive during chaotic times.
A warehouses success for peak order picking season on a preemptive preparation process. This point in time can be nerve-wracking or invigorating, depending on how ready your team and facility are. Order picking has seen considerable modernization in recent years with automation and collaborative robots being added to the picking process. Part of the peak season preparation process includes analyzing how your picking approach is currently operating. By finding areas where mistakes can be reduced will help improve pick rate and improve overall order picking efficiency.
If you’ve been contemplating updating any of your facilities storage solutions or if you are regularly running out of room, now is the time to make a change. To get ready for peak picking season and any new supply chain challenges that may possibly be on the horizon, don’t wait. It will take some time to get completely up to speed with any new equipment you apply in your order picking operations.
American Surplus Inc. have been helping customers optimize their order fulfilment processes for over 30 years. Whatever improvements your team may have to make for peak order fulfillment season this year, don’t procrastinate to make the upgrades. Call our experienced sales team today!