Design->Purchasing->Work-In-Process->Warehousing->Shipping->Distribution/Retailer Getting Started When transitioning to reusable packaging, collaborating with one of Amatech’s experienced project managers will make for an easy process. First, we'll start with an in-depth analysis of the supply chain and proof of how the packaging will translate into measurable efficiencies. From there, the design of your ideal package will come to light and a prototype will be produced for further consideration. Then, finally, the implantation of the reusable packaging program into your supply chain begins. Amatech is always looking for new ways to improve optimization, just like your company is, and we will continue to check back with new innovative packaging that might apply to your company! Plastic reusable packaging safely and efficiently move products along different points of the supply chain to their ultimate destination. Supply chain executives cite operational efficiency as their top priority which can be achieved with an organized, well-planned reusable, returnable packaging program. From supplier to retail aspects, packaging is of…
What is Line-Side Assembly? Definition: A series of workers and machines in a factory by which a succession of identical items are progressively assembled. Where does returnable packaging come in? It could be integrated throughout the entire process. All of our products can be utilized on an assembly line. Whether it's a kitting pack, steel rack, container with a divider, or any of our other items, returnable packaging helps facilitate efficiency, lessens waste, accommodates ergonomics, and can be custom fit for the facility's footprint. There are two parts to line-side assembly regarding returnable packaging. The returnable packaging is sent to the supplier so the pack can be filled with the part for assembly or it goes straight to the manufacturer to be filled.
Transit returnable packaging (shipping back and forth between different locations), is particularly suited to any closed logistics network. Meaning, as soon as a regular circuit between a shipment location and a delivery location is identified, returnable packaging enables a considerable reduction in expenditure and an improvement in short or medium-term profitability. This type of packaging can also be referred to as "over-the-road" packaging. Transporting products in returnable packaging anywhere from one mile to 2000+ miles. We are going to cover another type of packaging used internally called work-in-process (WIP) packaging for moving parts within a facility from point A to point B. Below are some important points regarding WIP and some examples of the packaging we designed that our customers are currently using for this type of application.
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