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01:54 Jan 21, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
German term or phrase: Stichgang
Der Stichgang ist eine Strategie zum Kommissionieren von Artikeln in einem Lager.
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4 -1picking routeDavid Moore
4 -1pick paths / pick-paths



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pick paths / pick-paths

A single warehouse area can appear on multiple access paths. Multiple cycle count paths and pick paths can be established for a single warehouse. ...
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What are pick paths, where does the the data 17 pick paths from? Pick paths are predetermined paths that warehouse workers travel through the warehouse to ...

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disagree  Kim Metzger: Your refs show that the term "pick paths" exists, but you haven't linked it up with Stichgang as defined by the asker. A pick path isn't a strategy.
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picking route

I'd say the German writer has used the wrong word in "Strategie"; the "Stichgang" is PART of a strategy to spped up the order-picking process, it's not all of it...

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Order picking, the selection of items from their warehouse storage locations .... The routing heuristics and the optimal algorithm form a picking route for ...

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disagree  Kim Metzger: If I could find the right term, I'd propose it. A Stichgang IS a specific strategy or method. http://www.logipedia.org/lexikon/stichgangstrategie
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Field (specific)Automotive / Cars & Trucks » Transport / Transportation / Shipping

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