Professional Warehouse Slotting and Optimization Services

WarehouseVision is a product of Bar Code Integrators, Inc. (BCI). WarehouseVision can be sold as a complete software package or can be utilized on an individual slotting project basis

Many clients choose not to purchase the software licensing and instead obtain the benefits of warehousevision through BCI's services. Below are the 3 common WarehouseVision services provided

Warehouse Rack Configuration and Product SKU Placement

Using WVPlanner, BCI Consulting services will:

  • Assist in defining the data requirements for initial development of a slotting strategy.
  • Assist in defining a slotting strategy for the new module in the warehouse.
  • Configure and process data thru WVPlanner to determine optimal options for the rack configuration and SKU placement of the warehouse.
  • Provide and review recommendations and expected impact on operational productivity.

Warehouse Slotting Analysis

Using the slotting strategies developed in the WVPlanner process, BCI Consulting Services will:

  • Assess current slotting allocation and strategies.
  • Review current effect of slotting on warehouse operations
  • Detemine desirable slotting strategy options
  • Configure the acceptable slotting strategy into the WVAuditor module.
  • Provide data and reporting to effectively implement strategy

Warehouse Auditing Automation

Upon completion of the Slotting Strategy Configuration, BCI Consulting Services will create WVAuditor procedures in order to provide continual review of the slotting strategy and productivity so that changes can be made as needed. Auditing procedures are created in the following areas:

Project implementation

  • Generation of reports and/or labels as required for the product alignment into the new area.
  • Generation of project progress reports.

Interface into the host ERP/WMS system

  • Configure WVAuditor to receive information via flat files (.txt)
  • Configure WVAuditor to export information via flat files (.txt)

Maintenance

  • Configuration to provide user selected maintenance tasks via printed worksheets
  • Configuration of dashboard charts