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5.6 Warehousing

The activities required for the operation of warehousing and storage facilities for general merchandise, refrigerated goods, and other warehouse products.

  • 5.6.1 Storage of Goods
    • General Warehousing and Storage
    • Refrigerated Warehousing and Storage
    • Farm Product Warehousing and Storage
    • Automated Warehousing and Storage
  • 5.6.2 Logistics Services
    • Labeling
    • Breaking Bulk
    • Inventory Control and Management
    • Light Assembly
    • Order Entry and Fulfillment
    • Packaging
    • Pick and Pack
    • Price Marking and Ticketing
    • Transportation Arrangement
  • 5.6.3 Warehouse Operations
    • Bar-coding, Racking, Labeling, and Cross-docking
    • Distribution and Information Systems
    • Manual and Automated Material Handling Systems
    • Packaging
    • Product Stacking Requirements
    • RFID and Other Product Identification Technology
    • Security and Loss Prevention Systems
    • Shipping and Receiving
    • Warehouse Records and Documentation
  • 5.6.4 Supply Chain Logistics
    • Customs and Export Control
    • Inventory Management
    • Logistics Outsourcing
    • Supply Chain Elements
  • 5.6.5 Technology
    • Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
    • AutoID Technologies
    • Materials Handling Technologies (e.g., Voice-directed Order Picking Technology)
  • 5.6.6 Software
    • Inventory Management
    • Bar Coding
    • Label Making
    • Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)