Cube out refers to efficiently optimizing the amount of space to ship or store products. The products are properly organized to reduce the costs of freight per piece: Lower Freight Expenses = Higher Profits
- Cube Utilization
- Cube Optimization
- Cube Efficiency
- Cube Proficiency
- Cube Maximization
What are the benefits of cubing out?
- Savings - ship more products per truck; reduce freight costs
- Time - receive more product more efficiently
- Sustainability - use less energy (carbon footprint) while shipping more product
What are some methods to improve cube utilization?
- Pallet Pattern - simple change with no cost increase
- Packaging - redesign for cube efficiency without losing performance
- Size of Pallet - optimize pallet design for mode of transportation
- Shipping Method - evaluate various options including air, truck, rail, parcel, etc.
- Product Size - design with space limitations for packaging and product
The most efficient option is to use ALL of the ABOVE simultaneously.
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Post by: Kent Longardner, Technical Sales Manager