Shipping & Shortages (2010)

$59.99

Description

For many companies, shortages represent the single largest class of deductions other than sales-related deductions. Based on the 2009 Customer Deduction Survey conducted by CRF in collaboration with Attain Consulting Group, over 700 responding companies ranked shortages as one of the top deduction reasons. 50% of companies responding to our Shortages & Shipping survey reported that Shipper Load & Count (SLC) is the biggest challenge related to carton shortages. In this report, read about the “common causes” of Carton Shortages. Learn how others have made process changes to improve internal performance and reduce shortages as well as recommendations to consider as a means of controlling shortage deductions of all kinds.

The Shortages and Shipping Issues White Paper is divided into the following sections:

  1. Carton Shortages
    – Common Causes
    – Company Experience
    – Things to Consider
  2. Concealed Shortages
    – Common Causes
    – Company Experience
    – Things to Consider
  3. Other Shipping / Shortage Issues
    – RFID
    – Missing Packing Lists
    – Floor Loading / Pallet Delivery
    – Use of Automation
    – Other Issues