Warehouse Layout Design for Small and Medium Businesses
2 Aug 2017
Warehouse Layout Design
The layout of your warehouse directly affects the day-to-day productivity of your fulfillment operations. In order to achieve a smooth daily workflow, your warehouse should be designed properly. Otherwise, there will be workers, forklifts and inventory moving up and down in your warehouse.
A Pen and Paper Approach for a Small- Sized Retail Warehouse Layout Design
A small retail warehouse design always starts with putting it all down on a paper. You can start defining the main processes in your warehouse and the basic workflow directions in your warehouse. I suggest paper and pen or a simple excel sheet to draw your warehouse. Below is a sample design.