Stock Accuracy / Stock Recording
• Necessity for Accuracy
• Causes of Stock Errors
• Getting Stock Accuracy
• Receipts & Issues Procedures
• Data Collection, Capture, Transfer and Bar Coding.
Stores/Warehouse Planning and Design
• Layout Planning, Receipts and Issues
• Optimizing the Efficiency of the Storage Area
• Storage Equipment and Materials Handling Equipment.
Order Picking & Stock Issues
• Stock Retrieval
• Improving Speed & Accuracy
• Order Picking Methods
• Random & Combined Stock Location Systems.
• Periodic Stocktaking or Cycle Stocktaking
• Treatment of Discrepancies
• Surplus, Obsolete and Redundant (‘SLOB’) Stock
• Reducing ‘SLOB’ Stock.
Measuring Performance in stock taking, Valuation and Stock recording
• Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)
• What should be measured?