- Paperback: 344 pages
- Publisher: Kogan Page; 1 edition (3 Jun. 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0749460741
- ISBN-13: 978-0749460747
- Product Dimensions: 15.6 x 2 x 23.3 cm
- Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 611,791 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Warehouse Management: A Complete Guide to Improving Efficiency and Minimizing Costs in the Modern Warehouse Paperback – 3 Jun 2011
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Having graduated from Leicester Polytechnic he worked for companies including BRS (the precursor to DHL Exel), Dawson Group, Lane Group, Nedlloyd Districenters and Danzas.
He has worked in both business development and operational roles and gained his MBA whilst working with Nedlloyd.
He started his own supply chain logistics consultancy and training company in 2003 after spending some time in New Zealand. He has worked with clients including Pirelli, Bridgestone, Wilkinson Stores, RICS, The Metropolitan Police and Mizuno. He runs Warehouse Management courses for the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and produced and runs Masters modules in Transport Techniques and Warehouse Management for the University of Warwick both in the UK and Hong Kong.He also runs courses in Malaysia and Africa.
He is a practicing associate of The Academy of Experts and is a Fellow of both the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and the Institute of Operations Management.
He lives in Coventry with his wife Teresa.
He has two fantastic daughters - Fran and Cara.
Warehouse Management is his first book. A second book on Supply Chain and Logistics Tools is currently being co-written with Sue Grinsted.
"An excellent discussion of warehouse operations, covering virtually all aspects of managing a warehouse from the high level strategic view down to floor level processes." --Kate Vitasek," " author of "The Vested Outsourcing Manual ""[A] thought provoking book and should be welcomed by any warehouse keeper wanting to improve and develop their business. ...a valuable contribution to warehousing, offering as the banner on the cover states practical guidance to improved efficiency whilst minimizing costs." --Elisabeth Denby, UK Warehouse Association "[S]olid manual on warehouse management. ...Gwynne Richards has written a knowledgeable book on warehouse operations that details today's facilities and their management challenges. ...getAbstract recommends this masterful manual to logistics and warehouse managers - especially new ones - as well as to external suppliers, facility planners and designers, and anyone in the supply chain who seeks insight about warehouse operations." --getAbstract, Inc.
Includes information on the latest technology and new health and safety legislation|The only book on the market to deliver an updated picture of modern warehousing|Supported by case studies provided by major suppliers to the industry, as well as illustrations and helpful tools and hintsSee all Product Description
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"Warehouse Management" is a helpful book for warehouse managers and other interested people working within the supply chain of businesses today. Read morePublished on 9 Dec. 2012 by L. Davidson
If you're not in the warehouse business, you may be surprised to learn what is happening inside modern facilities. Read morePublished on 10 July 2012 by Rolf Dobelli
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