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Switcharoo
Shipment that contains and item and P-slip that do not match.
Virtual Location
Where items exist in the data base
Bintool
Tool used to re-assign ownership of an item
Goldfish
Items graded to resale at cheaper prices
Pick Mod
Large amount of prime bins in the fc
ASIN
Amazon Standard Item Number
Cubiscan
Machine that weighs and measures inventory items
IRDR
Inventory Record Defect Rate
Problem Solver
Associate who resolves problems with inventory or shipments
Problem Receive
Items that have been incorrectly shipped to us
Rebin
Station where orders are sorted and matched to P-slips
P-slip
Invoive included in every customer shipment leaving FC
Prime Bin
Location used in all FC's for picking and stowing product
Sweeper
Associate who problem solves mis-received or mis-stowed items during rambo process
SOP
Standard Operating Procedure
SLAM
Scan Label Apply Manifest
(automated tool in outbound)
Cycle Time
Total process time required for a specific activity
Non-Con
Items that are to large and heavy to process through normal conveyor systems
Drop Shipper
Third party contracted distribution center who ships orders directly to our customers
Batch
Grouping of customer shipments for picking and packing
Full Case
Conveyable but n-n-sortable items that can ship in its own case or packed in separate carton
CTQ
Critical To Quality
(staps found in all SOP's_
Shipment Method
Shipment companies (Ups;DHL;second;next_
SKU
Stock Keeping Unit
Throughput
Output per unit of time or cycle time
Pick Short
Virtual location of items that are found to be missing from their locations
False Pick Shorts
Items that are shorted from their virtual/physical location which are actually correctly in the location
Random Stow
A manner of attaching items in bins to be later picked by RF Pick process
UPC
Universal Product Code
Inbound
Process of bringing product into the FC
Outbound
Process of shipping orders out of the FC
Pallet Flow
A type of Prime Bin Location usually holds 2 pallets of freight
FUD
Inventory for customer owned orders that are not in a pickable location
FIFO
First In First Out: process to work in order of age of oldest to newest
EXSD
Expected Ship Date:Process of which outbound orders are processed by age of oldest to newest ship times
Hazmat
Hazardous material-Anything labeled by the Dept. of Transportation as a risk to handlers
Adjust Receive
Using bin tool to delete an item from inventory;receiving it again when items were incorrectly received
Advantage
Program which allows individuals to sell BMVD through AMAZON.com
Dunnage
Air Pillows used to pad items in shipping boxes to prevent damage
ASIN
AMAZON STANDARD ITEM NUMBER
RECEIVE STAMP(ARS)
Delivery paperwork is stamped with ARS prior to unloading product
Baker and Taylor (BTE)
Distributor of BMVD withtheir own FC's. Thay feed us electronic catalog data
Barcode
A picture representation of any kind of information(stripes)
Giftwrap
Outbound dept. which wraps customer orders per their request
Bigs
Orders too large to send throug ARPACK and do not fit in a regular box
Bill of Lading
Document giving information about the shipment such as PO number,name of vendor
Binrep
Tool used to give information on an item by ASIN # or order ID
EAN
Codes on books starting with 978...after 978 the rest of the code is the ISBN#
Boosin (BOO)
a term meaning to apply asin stickers to product(Used on Bargain books and ghost items)
Bundle
Customer ordered items on a footprint and shrink wrapped
Footprint
A piece of cardboard used to place items on traveling through the ARPAC machine for wrapping
Bundler
Machine that shrink wraps items for shipping (aka ARPAC)
CRAP
Product's AMAZON sells that do not have a positive contribution to profits
Cleanup
Tool used to cancel or re-pick shipments
Collating
Station where paper pick batches are produced
Customer
Anyone who receives goods or services
Empty PO
A Purchase Order that does not have any items on it
EAN
European Article Number works like upc's but three of the numbers represent the country the product was registered in
FC Transfer
Process where orders?product are transferred internally
HRV
High Risk Valuables: items handled usuing secure processes
Hot Batch
Generated at single-item packing stations to replace missing items in shipments from previous batches
Hot Pick
These are multi-item missings from previous batches generated to be re-picked
IDT
Web based tool used to log vendor defects
Inbound
shipment Delivery (ISD)
Id used to represent one truck load og goods and goods received to the ISD in place of individual PO'S
Indirect Labor
Labor for a non-value added task
ISBN
Internation Standard Book Number a 10 digit # used in the US tells language,country of origin,publisher and edition by the numbers
Inventory
Iems in a pickable location assigned to an order
IRA
Inventrory Record Accuracy: a count indicating if items in system match the physical items in FC in quantity and location
E-Stop
A Red Button or Cord attached to machinery to stop in in the event of an emergency
Kiosk
Terminal used for labor tracking
Levimatic
Machine processing single items into form fitting boxes for shipment
License Plate
Label used in processing shipments through SLAM that is virtually tied to the order
Missing
Items in Fc that are not in their virtual location
Damaged
Items in the FC that do not meet Amazon requirements for quality
MUDA
Any activity that consumes resources with no value (being off task)
No Dunnage Box
Boxes that do not require "air pillows" to protect product from shipping damage
PPE
Personal Protective Equipment(safety goggles,hard hats, harness,kavlar glove)
Photo Eye
Tool with laser lined reflector and triggered by interuption of a beam
PIT
Powered Industrial Equipment used to move product in the FC
Purchase Order
PO means of which we receive product into FC from specific vendors
Put Away Staging Area
Area near receive dock where product waits for a reach teuck driver to take it to its location
Quality Assurance
QA use techniques to compare quality performance and often work as problem solvers and Clean Up staff
Radio Frequency Scanner
RF Scanner Scanners used to log into various tools in the FC to preform various process paths
Rainbow Pallet
A pallet that contains multiple asins
Random Count
Count used to measure quality in the building this counts provides VCP payout information
Recieve
Process of bringing product into the building
Remedy
Process which allows "tickets" that notify key people of problems in the FC"s
Reserve Bin
Bins used to store overflow items
Root Cause
A report showing basic reasons for quality problems
Shipment Condition
Catagories shipments travel through while passing through FC prior to shipment
Smart Manifest
A code in AMAZON data base that chooses the best shipment method
SOP
A document used by trainers to teach the best known practice of a procedure step by step
Tote
A container in which product items are moved from different locations
Versa Cart
A cart used tp place toted on in the picking process to move product
Library Cart
A cart used by problem solvers,receivers and stowers to move product throught the FC
UPC
Universal Product Code is a code manufacturese pay to obtain to identify product
Physical Location
Where an item is physically placed in the FC
Virtual Location
Where the system "thinks" an item is placed in the FC
Wall to Wall count
A count that checks every location in the FC to identify product is in the correct location both physically and virtually
Zebra Printer
A printer used to make labels within the FC
Kevlar
glove
A PPE worn to protect the hands while usung a bvox cutter
Love Note
A slip placed in an item to ensure the customer it is the best available quality
Problem Solve Post its
A sheet of information used to determine what the problen is with an order or product
Inserts
Advertisements placed in oreders to be shipped that AMAZON receives payment for from partners
Conveyor
Machinery used to transport totes throughout the FC
Safe Weather Area
Areas in the building used as protestion against severe weather emergencies
Human
Resources
Place to obtain associate support or information pertaining to personal issues
Coach Cards
A card to be filled out daily to observe the safe or unsafe habits of co workers