Selecting a Public Warehouse

  • Kenneth B. Ackerman


The purchasing process in warehouse selection follows the same steps involved in many industrial purchasing operations:
  1. 1.

    Assessing the need.

  2. 2.

    Learning about sources of supply.

  3. 3.

    Evaluating alternatives.

  4. 4.

    Final selection process.

  5. 5.

    Monitoring decision results.



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  1. 1.
    Much of this chapter is from “The Public Warehouse Selection Process,” by Jim McBride, Affiliated Warehouse Companies, Inc.Google Scholar

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