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Masterclass: Warehouse Layout & Design: 15 March, Jhb

Although increasing capacity and improving productivity and service levels are priorities in any distribution centre, achieving these goals is not always a straight-forward task in facilities that weren’t initially designed to accommodate the modern supply chain.

Whether you are re-engineering your current distribution centre or considering developing a new “fit for purpose” facility, this workshop will provide delegates with insight into the key elements that must be considered before taking any step forward.

This workshop offers a unique opportunity to gain valuable insight into current best practices and international trends in warehouse layout and design from one of South Africa’s foremost experts in this specialised field.

Specifically,delegates will leave with an understanding of:

·        warehouse design principles

·        warehouse construction trends

·        latest trends in materials handling technology

·        howto select best systems and warehouse equipment for your operation

·        capital justification and risk

·        efficient layout and flow for any operation

·        best practices and practical ideas to improve efficiencies and space utilisation

·        the potential shortcomings of your own systems and operation

·        shared ideas from industry peers through the interactive roundtables

·        great benchmarking opportunity

In order to maintain the interactive nature of this workshop, attendance is limited, so please reserve your seat early to avoid disappointment. 

Past Delegates:

Excellent, very helpful to enable a re-look at existing operations & planning for future facility- Merle van Zyl, NGK Spark Plugs

Very informative and practical - great ideas and well backed up with examples/ideas - Theuns Pretorius,Revlon

Very informative. I have gained lots of ideas that I will try out going back to the drawing board - George Ritter, The Foschini Group

Great workshop - thank you. Learnt a lot of new things & worthwhile refresher on others - Retha Venter, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics

Content was good,very worthwhile refresher, identifying you cannot be complacent & need to stay up to date with change & technology - Ken de Melo, New JustFun Group


For more information, please visit www.vicenda.co.za or contact:

Email: karl@vicenda.co.za

Tel: 011 021 5411