A manufacturing warehouse can hold both pre manufactured materials and parts as well as finished goods, it is important for warehouses to maximise inventory throughput, increase productivity and improve accuracy to avoid errors and unnecessary costs. Real-time data capture devices assist workers to identify and locate the correct items and send them to the appropriate destinations.
Manufacturing production lines need to run efficiently to avoid unnecessary coststhat can be caused by worker error and downtime. Barcodes and barcode readerscan be used to collect information on items and identify which stage in themanufacturing process they are in. Barcode technology is ideal for asset tracking,asset labelling and work-in-progress.
The correct goods need to be picked, packed and dispatched to the rightdestinations. Auto ID and Data Capture technology can be used to identify goodsand track its delivery.