Assignment 9.2 – Planning a Shipment

December 14, 2020

Assignment 9.2 – Planning a Shipment

Familiarize yourself with this website that gives all of the data requirements for shipments in an Amazon fulfillment center. Please notice the detail given to every aspect of the shipment. Read the requirements and watch the video on pallet loading. Then write a response to the scenario below.

You are planning to make a shipment to Amazon. The shipment consists of 72 cartons. Each carton is 2.5 feet tall. You can place 9 cartons per layer on a pallet. How many pallets do you need? What are the labeling requirements required on each carton? Explain. Submit your work to Drop Box 9.2 by the specified due date.

Please use this link for the Amazon fulfillment center: