The Lean Sustainable Supply Chain: How to Create a Green by Robert Palevich

By Robert Palevich

Lean, eco-friendly provide chain administration combines the potency that lean applied sciences bring with the environmental and price merits of sustainability. the tilt Sustainable provide Chain illuminates the enterprise advantages of mixing "lean" and "green," and gives start-to-finish advice for remodeling corporation infrastructure and applied sciences to accomplish those merits. Palevich introduces the fundamental suggestions of lean eco-friendly provide chain administration, illuminating them with a entire case examine exhibiting how you can deal with switch, innovation, expertise, execution, stock, warehousing, and transportation. He demonstrates easy methods to combine provide chain sustainability into company scorecards; make more suitable use of third-party services (3PLs); force extra worth from details; construct a state of the art forecasting method and percentage it with providers; and lots more and plenty extra. He then systematically addresses the whole spectrum of technical matters, together with forecasting methodologies, the nitty-gritty of provider integration; enterprise intelligence in event-driven provide chains; carbon monitoring; quantifying lean discounts; and masses extra. This publication may be a useful source for each company and technical supervisor, decision-maker, technical professional, and advisor focused on lean and eco-friendly offer chains.

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PALLET CONTENTS IDENTIFIED: ITEMIZED ON PACKING LIST OR PLACARD ATTACHED TO THE PALLET. 7. PACKING LIST ATTACHED TO FREIGHT. 8. THIS QUICK-RESPONSE COMPLIANCE FORM ATTACHED TO CARRIER DELIVERY DOCUMENTS OR PLACED INSIDE A HIGH-VISIBILITY ENVELOPE & ATTACHED TO PALLET #1. 9. SECOND PACKING LIST PROVIDED WITH CARRIER DELIVERY DOCUMENTS OR PROVIDED TO ACE VIA EDI (ADVANCE SHIP NOTICE). 10. ” 11. MERCHANDISE SHIPPED ON A PREFERRED CARRIER. 12. PALLETS CONTAINING MIXED SKU MERCHANDISE STACKED TO A HEIGHT OF 60" OR LESS (FROM FLOOR TO TOP OF MERCHANDISE).

This is a great savings in inventory because the product is not stored in two places, it is stored only at LG’s facility. This is a great savings in the total aggregate supply chain. Consigning inventory is expanding into industries such as the HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) industry. The HVAC service companies have the parts inventoried by the parts distributors in their warehouse. If the HVAC company gets a job, their service representatives go to the appropriate distributors to pick up the product and then go the customer to fix or service their heating or air-conditioning systems.

Did the warehouse employee fill the wrong order? This is where the RF process and the WMS work well together. This combination makes it much harder to make mistakes. • Line Accuracy—This is the accuracy of the specific SKUs in the order. Are all lines filled? Is the right product being filled? • Orders Cycle Time—This is the time between orders. This is scheduled by the WMS to maximize the productivity of the employees. Chapter 2 • Warehouse ManageMent systeM (WMs) 33 • Number of Back Orders—This is a great metric of how well a vendor is doing in filling the order, which can cause higher outs.

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