Thought Leadership in the DC: Slotting in the Dynamic Distribution Center

Optricity helps customers leverage advanced slotting software to meet the challenge of item demand fluctuation

In the fast-moving environment of today's dynamic distribution center, the rapidly evolving nature of demand throughout a product’s lifecycle — from new product introduction (NPI) through product phase-out — creates the classic challenge of determining the best pick slot(s) to assign to an item. The stakes are high, as resource constraints put a premium on the ability to get the latest hot product in and out of the DC and on the way to the consumer as quickly and efficiently as possible...