Starting-up or Moving a Warehouse Operation

  • Kenneth B. Ackerman


Private, public or contract warehouse?(see Chapter 4). Before deciding, the user should develop a general job outline for the distribution center. This job outline should include a review of existing customer service needs and how these customer service levels are to be achieved.


Inventory Level External Cost Previous Page Warehouse Location Customer Service Level 
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    This section is taken from “A Step by Step Approach to Moving a Warehouse,” by Lee P. Thomas, published as Volume 19 Number 2 of Warehousing and Physical Distribution Productivity Report, Marketing Publications, Inc., Silver Spring, MD.Google Scholar

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