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Challenges of warehouse operations: A case study in retail supermarket


Saleheen, Ferdoush and Miraz, Mahadi Hasan and Habib, Md Mamun and Hanafi, Zurina (2014) Challenges of warehouse operations: A case study in retail supermarket. International Journal of Supply Chain Management (IJSCM), 3 (4). pp. 63-67. ISSN 2050-7399

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Abstract

The research represents a case study on Bangladesh retail supermarket. The study demonstrates the intricacies of warehouse management practice.It elaborates the dynamics of retail supply chain and the spiral affects how warehouse can play a significant role.In addition to this, the study identifies external factors, market trends, and possible barriers which influence the overall performance of warehouse operation.The paper is based on secondary data that encompassed three major retail chains in Bangladesh.The paper also reveals opportunities to improve warehouse performances in terms of planning, design and operation. The authors demonstrate some recommendations for industry practitioners to achieve a higher level of productivity in warehouse management

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Retail Supermarket, Stock Keeping Units (SKU), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Warehouse Management System, Responsive or Efficient Supply Chain, Purchasing Power Parity, FMCG
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
T Technology > TS Manufactures
Divisions: School of Quantitative Sciences
Depositing User: Mrs. Zurina Hanafi
Date Deposited: 04 Nov 2015 02:40
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2016 03:45
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/16070

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