Essays about: "material handling performance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the words material handling performance.

  1. 1. Product allocation for an automated order picking system in an e-commerce warehouse : A data mining approach

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Logistik- och kvalitetsutveckling

    Author : Alexander Dahl; [2020]
    Keywords : warehouse; data mining; machine learning; automated; picking; association rule learning; logistics; material handling; pharmacy; a-frame; A frame; e-commerce;

    Abstract : Warehouse automation is a measure E-commerce companies can take to get a more streamlined flow through their warehouse. Order picking is the most labor intensive task in a warehouse. By automating the order picking process companies can lower their costs and improve their response times. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving the Material Handling Performance through Redesigning an Inventory Layout : A case study on Proton Finishing Forsheda

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Sindy Nguyen; [2020]
    Keywords : Inventory layout; material handling performance; warehouse layout design; double ABC classification; lean principle;

    Abstract : The companies operating in today’s business environment are facing several challenges in meeting the demand of the customers due to globalization. Research has shown that by focusing on supply chain management and improve the business processes, benefits could be extended beyond the company. READ MORE

  3. 3. Making material handling more efficient : reduction of non-value-adding activities at a wood products company

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Karin Gyllengahm; [2020]
    Keywords : ABC analysis; agility; business modelling; inventory; inventory layout; lean; material handling; operations management; order picking; value stream map; VSM; ABC analys; affärsmodellering; flexibilitet; lager; lagerstruktur; materialhantering; operativ ledningsteori; orderplockning; värdeflödesanalys;

    Abstract : The forest industry is one of the most important businesses in Sweden, accounting for 9-12 percent of the Swedish industry's total occupation, export, turnover, and added value. Although the investments made by the Swedish forest sector reached a new record during 2017, the industry stills struggle with low profitability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Assessment of static performance of LKAB´s welded mesh : Laboratory testing and analysis

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Fredrik Eriksson; [2020]
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    Abstract : Surface support is an areal support, which is installed on rock excavation surface to prevent bulking of rock mass and retain loose rock fragments. Welded wire mesh is one type of surface support. Literature study indicates that there is a wide range of testing methods on mesh. READ MORE

  5. 5. An investigation of rounding rules for Jula´s Supply Chain Management Systems

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Heather Zhao Viklund; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Replenishment; ERP; SCM; Bullwhip Effect; Order Multiple; Total Cost;

    Abstract : Msc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE