LOGISTICS DICTIONARY

A-Frame

It is a high-productivity system capable of separating hundreds of orders in a short time, with great precision and reduced staffing. It is an integrated by a modular conveyor belt, on which there is comprised of a series of channels that covers both sides of the belt structure. Each channel works with a particular SKU, having capability to store various units. At the end of the line products are automatically transferred to boxes and transported to the piers. These systems are called A-frames because its structure is shaped like the letter "A".

ABC - Inventory Control

This is a control system of stocks, based on the concepts of ABC distribution.

ABC – Acitivity Based Costing

This system assumes that the resources that the company has serve to carry out the activities that are demanded by customers, and the costs and overheads are resources to provide services according to activities identified in services.

ABC Analysis

Conclusions of the examination and ABC classification.

ABC Classifications

Sorting data in descending order of amount accumulating in the percentages achieved in relation to the total. The group of 10% or 20%, which represents 50% or 70% of the total is called A. The group C is 50% to 70% of the items which make up only 10% to 30% of the amount.

ABM

Activity Based Management.

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