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Benchmarking & Best Practices Guide


Warehousing & Fulfillment Process Benchmark & Best Practices Guide

WERC's benchmarking and best practices guide is the only comprehensive tool for benchmarking warehouse operations against a proven set of industry standards. It is a powerful, efficient and cost-effective way to assess the caliber of your operations and set a course for improvement.

You'll get:

  • Easy-to-follow instructions for benchmarking your internal operational practices, validated by more than 100 auditor site visits and certifications.

  • Detailed lists of key qualitative benchmarks across eight functional areas, including:
    • Receiving and Inspection
    • Material Handling & Put-Away
    • Slotting
    • Storage & Inventory Control
    • Picking & Packing
    • Load Consolidation & Shipping
    • Shipment Documentation
    • Warehouse Management System (WMS)

  • comprehensive guide to current best-in-class warehousing practices, along with steps to craft your own practice improvement roadmap

  • Worksheets identifying specific key performance indicators (KPIs) for practice functions based on WERC's DC Measures Study, and instructions for dealing with exceptions in your specific operation.


Questions? Email or call 630.990.0001.