WAREHOUSING IN INDIA

Warehousing – An India Perspective

Warehousing – An India Perspective Traditionally, warehousing in India has been made up of small unit sizes. Most warehouses were looked upon as mere godowns. The lack of world-class infrastructure has always hindered the growth of other industries that rely on warehousing and logistics. India is now witnessing a paradigm shift in warehousing due to …

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KPIs for the Supply Chain & Warehousing Industry

KPIs for the Supply Chain & Warehousing Industry Although our blog had an earlier post on KPIs, this topic is of such depth, that here’s another one with some more thoughts. KPIs are measurements that can be quantified and agreed to beforehand. KPIs vary across different organizations and industries. They reflect the goals of the …

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Why Warehouse Management System?

Why Warehouse Management System? It is not so easy to manage warehouse operations. It includes efficient utilization of man-power, equipment & space and at the same time reduce the inventory carrying cost – all of which helps to run a profitable business in today’s competitive business environment. It looks simple in theory. But in reality, …

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Supply Chain Management – The weakest link in India’s ambitious National Food Security Bill

Supply Chain Management – The weakest link in India’s ambitious National Food Security Bill The recent National Food Security Bill 2013 which was passed by way of an Ordinance in the parliament is no small feat undertaken by the Government of India. This bill promises subsidized food grains to nearly 68% of India’s 1.2 Billion …

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Supply Chain – Top Three Agenda Points for the New Government

Supply Chain – Top Three Agenda Points for the New Government Irrespective of personal political preferences, it is indeed heartening for all of us to finally see a government which is able to stand up on its own without the shoves & pulls of multiple coalition partners – or the politics of “coalition dharma”. The …

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