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LIFO for Temporary Items

Posted in Material Handling

Regulation of the cargo loading system, LIFO (Last In First Out) at the time must be done because the conditions of loading and unloading is not possible. For example, where a limited problem, not just horizontally, and the only way is stacked. Stacking stuff like this is not possible for the FIFO system.
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Regulation of Last In First Out is usually used for the relatively rapid turnover of goods with a cheaper cost considerations and the risk of delay did not significantly affect the quality of goods. As an example of activities that use this system is the activity of truck loading and unloading containers to place temporary placements before being transported to stores.

Beware! Note storage Cutting Tools, Measuring and Oil

Posted in Management, and Seiton

5S management (Seiton concept) in this business is absolutely necessary. How to store the tools that have a degree of risk both in terms of risk reduction in quality and risk of accidents.


First, storage cutting tools such as drills, taps, grinding etc., shall be determined based on the frequency of the instrument used. If the tool was used on many machines for mass production, the most suitable is the system of production lines. On the other hand, if used greeting workshop situations, tools that must be saved by function.

Second, because these devices usually lead to a sharp cutter, it is stored need to be considered carefully. Should be provided sufficient space between the ends pointed to protect and facilitate maintenance.