Send them packing

Martin, W. Eric
January 2008
Multichannel Merchant (Penton Media, Inc.);Jan2008, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p1
Trade Publication
The article offers ideas on ways to prevent bottlenecks in the packing section of a manufacturing operation. According to Bill Kuipers, a partner in the consulting firm Spaide, packing station is an operational process with the lowest productivity. The article describes the processes involved in packaging, along with the challenges associated with each process. It also provides recommendations on packaging. INSET: No-stress boxing.


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