Warehouse Planning, Efficient Operations and Management

Venue: Johannesburg

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

Event Date/Time: Jun 13, 2011 End Date/Time: Jun 14, 2011
Registration Date: Jun 06, 2011
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Why Attend This Workshop?

Employ the best practices in your warehouse management to gain optimal performance for your warehouse!

This two-day training course is designed to bring the seasoned practitioner up-to-date as well as to open the eyes of new warehousing managers to a wide potential of savings and profits. The seminar will cover the details of international best-practice techniques that can be evaluated in real time and money saved. These are the “how to do it” subjects that are not usually found in the available literature. Economical and practical results are stressed in a presentation that covers the basics while presenting the newest aspects of cost effective warehousing and distribution.

• Increase the space utilization in your existing warehouse
• Reduce the costs of warehousing while increasing its effectiveness
• Apply the latest thinking in the down-to-earth basics of warehousing
• Improve picking productivity
• Gain better control inventory
• Utilize warehouse management principles that can otherwise only be learned from experience

Who should attend?

Warehouse Managers/Directors
Distribution Managers/Directors
Supply Chain Managers/Directors
Warehouse Controllers Analysts/Planners
Store Managers/Directors
Business Analysts
Inventory Controllers
Store Operations Managers
Supply Chain Business Architects
Warehouse Architect
Logistics Managers/Directors
Stock Control Managers
Warehouse Engineers Distribution Managers
Procurement/Purchasing Managers

Executives who want to better understand the principles of warehousing and distribution (CEOs, MDs, General Managers)

From the following industries, including but not limited to:

FMCG Retailers
Manufacturers(Automobiles, Electronics etc)
Logistics & Distributions
Freight (Ground, Air, Ocean)
Courier Services
Rail Network Operators
Warehouse Management Systems/Designers/Manufacturers
Shipping Services
Airport Cargo Services
Trucking Industry

About The Trainer

The trainer is an Engineering graduate of Cornell University with a master’s degree in Industrial Engineering, he has managed both production and service companies in his career. An experienced lecturer, he has been sponsored by America’s most prestigious universities, consulted and trained before technical associations and corporations throughout the United States, in Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, and South America. Among his accomplishments are the design and implementation of a number of Automatic Storage and Retrieval Warehouses for some of America’s most successful companies. In addition, he has helped improve productivity in many organizations large and small.

As a consultant, he has been involved with distribution warehousing and allied subjects for over thirty five years. His clients range from Fortune 500 companies to small warehouse situations. He has handled projects from concept through the design phases including the preparation of specifications, bid requests, purchase decisions and final implementation.