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The Thing About Cartonization

Cartonization, or the process of finding the best sized cartons for less-than-case items, is a sort of Rubik’s Cube exercise that can be difficult to validate.

Actually, I am not sure cartonization is an actual word outside of WMS. Much like the word putaway, it is an artifact of WMS-Speak. But Cartonization is an incredibly important part of eCommerce shipping.

This video talks about our visualization of planned cartons and what that sort of virtual X-Ray vision can get you. Good Cartonization is one of the big keys to minimizing costs on parcel shipments.