Guide to Optimizing Your Warehouse Putaway Process

Putaway is an important part of warehouse management, Fishbowl Blog

Most companies don’t focus on the putaway process because it isn’t as obviously tied to revenue or business operations as fulfillment. That means lots of time and money spent on optimizing pick and pack, without thinking about how putaway prepares goods and teams to operate at their peak.

Putaway is an important part of warehouse management.

The initial placement of goods in your warehouse matters. When it’s done right, it makes every other process faster and easier. So, your goal for the second half of 2020 should be to optimize this putaway process to keep things running smoothly and potentially improve your margins. There are a few different options and requirements for it, but they all tend to pay off well.

Here, we’ll break down our optimization thoughts into three phases:

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