Whether you have a new warehouse or an old one, the layout for your warehouse is an undertaking that can either optimize or hinder your operations. Setting up a new warehouse layout is a big undertaking as each warehouse differs greatly from the next.
However, there are some universal tips that anyone designing a new warehouse layout should implement. The two big tips would be: 1) map and test the new layout and 2) Dedicate 22% – 27% of total space to storage.
There’s a lot more that goes into designing an effective layout then just these two tips. Luckily, our friends over at BigRentz developed this easy to read infographic on everything about warehouse layouts. Check out the visual below before you redesign your new warehouse layout.