Materials handling always accompany the activities of production both material raw materials, materials in process and in the form of finished products. Therefore, this treatment is very important to maintain product quality and improving work efficiency. Where material is placed to be watched seriously.
According to Coyle, Bardi & Langley (1996), In general, the main objective of material handling is mentioned as follows:
– Increased effective capacity of the warehouse.
– Minimization of aisle space
– Reduction of the number of times the product is handled
– Development of effective working conditions
– Reduction of movements involving manual labor
– Improvement of logistics service
– Reduction of cost
Final goal of material handling in a serious and organized is to increase company profit, create all components of corporate work culture to think lean manufacturing