RLA News & Views

10 Operational Steps To A Peak Season Home Run


October 25, 2023

To a leader within a Distribution/Fulfillment center, the peak holiday season is like the “Race for the Pennant.” Following a long season that began a year ago and ends with order volumes that “cross the home plate” on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

The ramp up is almost gone with only weeks remaining to tell how well your operation is prepared. Now is the time for near-term actions that will leverage those long-range plans and make the difference in throughput and performance. 

Included in the article are ten operational steps that you can take to ensure every play is well made and the team is hitting home runs. Learn how to manage:

  • Maintenance
  • Exceptions
  • Labor
  • Metrics
  • Cadence
  • Cycle Time
  • Utilization
  • Slotting
  • Flow
  • Joy

Read the full article here: https://news.trewautomation.com/blog/10-operational-steps-to-a-peak-season-home-run