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ASIN
Amazon Standard Item Number
CubiScan
Machine which accurately weighs and measures inventory items.
IRDR
Inventory Record Defect Rate (IRDR
Pick Mod
Large bank of prime bins in the automated FCs.
GOLDFISH
Project Goldfish: Minimizing losses for customer-returned items that would otherwise be tagged as unsellable.
Bintool
Tool used most commonly to reassign ownership of an item.
Virtual Location
Where items exist in our database.
UNIX
An operating system. Created in 1969 by Bell Labs.
Switcheroo
Shipment that contains an item and p-slip that do not match.
Sweeper
FC associate who problem solves any items mis-received or mis-shelved during Rambo process.
SOP
Standard Operating Procedure.
SLAM
Scan | Label | Apply | Manifest - automated tool
Rebin
Packing station in manual FCs where multi-item shipments are sorted and matched to their pslips.
P-slip
Invoice included with every customer shipment that leaves the FCs.
Prime Bin
Bin location originally used exclusively in the automated FCs, but now used in all the FCs.
Problem Solver
Skilled FC associate designated to resolve problems with inventory or customer shipments.
Problem Solving
Shipment Condition 15. Shipments with missing items move into this condition.
Problem-Receive
Items that have been incorrectly shipped to us.
Shipment Method
Shipping company (UPS, DHL, etc.) and service (2ND, NEXT, etc.) used in a shipment.
SKU
Stock Keeping Unit
Throughput
Output per unit of time or the reciprocal of the cycle time.
Batch
Grouping of customer shipments for purposes of picking and packaging.
Full Case
Conveyable but non-sortable item that can ship in its own box or is packed inside a separate shipping carton.
CTQ
Critical to Quality
Cycle Time
Total process time required for a specific activity to occur.
Non Con
Non-conveyable - Item that is too large, heavy or cumbersome to ship through normal conveyor-driven processes.
Drop Shipper
Third party distribution center with whom we contract to ship products directly to our customers.
FUD
Fillable Unfilled Demand - Inventory for customer owned orders that is not in a pickable location.
FIFO
First In First Out - Method of process work in order of age - oldest to newest.
HAZMAT
Hazardous Material - Anything labeled by the US Dept of Transportation as posing a risk to handlers.
Inbound
Process of bringing inventory into the FC, both physically and virtually.
Outbound
Process of shipping inventory from the FCs.
Pallet Flow
Type of prime bin location, usually holds two pallets of freight in one bin location.
Picked Short
Virtual location for items that are found to be missing from their bin locations.
Random Stow
General picking modules/bays used in both the manual and automated FCs.
UPC
Universal Product Code