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A View From The Top Shapes an Efficient Warehouse

By: Bob Liebe, Wynright
October 29,  2014

For years, the conventional warehouse wisdom was that a “bottom up” approach to operations would lead to higher productivity. But more recently, the perspective has changed: If managers truly want leaner processes, they must be at the center of an efficient warehouse strategy.

Managers must be advocates for their warehouses. They’re the ones charged with forming a long-term strategic vision that involves both smart automation and intelligent warehouse organization. Teams change, after all, and without strong leadership from the top, effective strategies fade away. But a resilient leader with a full-spectrum view of the supply chain, a clear goal of greater efficiency and a clear vision for how to achieve it will help improve the warehouse’s performance year after year, continually streamlining operations.

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