Highly Competitive Warehouse Management

Action plan for best-in-class performance

Why do some distribution centers have excellent performance while others struggle? Highly Competitive Warehouse Management unravels the secrets of those best-in-class operations and shows how they create a competitive advantage for their entire company.

With the accompanying Warehouse Maturity Scan, distribution center and supply chain management will also have a tool to analyze the current state of their operations. Based on these results, the author provides a systematic yet flexible action plan for improvement.

Maturity Scan

The Warehouse Maturity Scan is the foundation of Highly Competitive Warehouse Management. At the start of your action plan, the Warehouse Maturity Scan calculates your savings potential and identifies your top priority actions.

HCWM Academy

The HCWM Academy allows students to do online homework exercises on the book materials and submit answers to their teachers. Interested teachers can contact us to apply for this free service.

Highly  recommended by the pro’s

“Van den Berg has shown clearly, with many practical examples, how to apply contemporary management tools to warehouse management.”
Dr Robert S. Kaplan, Harvard Business School and co-developer of Balanced Scorecard and time-driven activity-based costing.

“In two years time, Highly Competitive Warehouse Management changed the position of our distribution center from underdog to top dog in the Air Force supply chain!”
Major Peter van Winkel, Ministry of Defense, The Netherlands.

“Jeroen van den Berg forcibly shows that warehouse management – often underestimated in value – is central to achieving high operational and financial performance for most contemporary enterprises.”
Dr John Gattorna, Author of Dynamic Supply Chains, Australia

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