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Warehouse Layout and Design

Basic needs:
1. 2. 3. 4. Receiving Basic storage area Order selection and preparation Shipping

Layout and Design Principles:
1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Use one story facilities where possible. Move goods in a straight-line. Use the most efficient materials handling equipment. Minimize aisle space. Use full building height.

Warehouse Layout and Design: Layout and Design Objectives
a. Cubic capacity utilization b. Protection c. Efficiency d. Mechanization e. Productivity