The number of steps involved in getting materials or products from suppliers to buyers makes inbound logistics an error-prone process. Each mistake costs you time, labor, money, customer satisfaction, and, ultimately, your competitive position in the marketplace. Learn how implementing a partner performance management program can help your company reduce the number of inbound-logistics problems, and minimize their impact.
staff performance evaluation
By giving the distribution-center staff an early warning, XYZ managers can make sure the additional workers are in place to receive the shipment manually, i.e., figure out what the goods are, count boxes, etc. By giving the supplier early warning, they offer the supplier an opportunity to send a replacement ASN, one that contains the missing line-item information and which thereby allows XYZ to avoid the costly manual receipt process entirely. Of the possible ways to implement the proactive/predictive