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Addressing the needs for flexibility in distribution operations

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Doug Mefford, product manager at Honeywell Intelligrated, discusses the importance of implementing flexible execution methodologies to better navigate omnichannel challenges. You’ll learn from the wisdom of Doug’s 20-plus years of supply chain management experience as he focuses on: 

How dynamic slotting helps DCs respond to changing order profiles by supporting flexible storage strategies
The importance of adjusting pick location sizing to account for dynamic product mixes
How to establish flexible picking zones to accommodate and transition from bulk-, case- and each-picking scenarios
Why configurable putting processes are critical to successfully adapting to ever-changing order profiles
How visibility to labor resources enables the ability to flex workers in real time to meet changes in demand

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