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Italian translation: sfruttamento volumetrico

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English term or phrase:cube utilization
Italian translation:sfruttamento volumetrico
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22:27 Oct 23, 2007
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Marketing - Marketing / Market Research / CPG companies
English term or phrase: cube utilization
XXX has released its "packing scorecard," providing further information about the retailer's plan to reduce packaging across its global supply chain by 5% by 2013.
The scorecard is a measurement tool that allows suppliers to evaluate the sustainability of their packaging, including both selling unit packaging and transport packaging. Wal-Mart has outlined the following metrics for the scorecard. Each is a percentage of the supplier's total score

15% based on carbon dioxide per ton of production
15% based on material value
15% based on product-to- package ratio
15% based on cube utilization
10% based on transportation
10% based on recycled content
10% based on recovery value
5% based on renewable energy
5% based on innovation
Giuli
Local time: 21:35
sfruttamento volumetrico
Explanation:
Cube utilization—in warehousing and logistics, cube utilization refers to the use of space within storage area, trailer, or container. Cube utilization is generally calculated as a percentage of total space or of total "usable" space.
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Lucia Colombo
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Local time: 21:35
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sfruttamento volumetrico


Explanation:
Cube utilization—in warehousing and logistics, cube utilization refers to the use of space within storage area, trailer, or container. Cube utilization is generally calculated as a percentage of total space or of total "usable" space.
www.inventoryops.com/dictionary.htm

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