A Study on the Operation and Function Improvement for apparel warehouse Using Fuzzy-AHP

Fuzzy-AHP를 활용한 의류 물류창고 운영개선에 관한 연구

  • Kwon, Sung-Joon (Graduate school of Logistics, Incheon National University) ;
  • Cha, Young-Doo (Graduate school of Logistics, Incheon National University) ;
  • Yeo, Gi-Tae (Graduate school of Logistics, Incheon National University)
  • 권성준 (인천대학교 동북아 물류대학원) ;
  • 차영두 (인천대학교 동북아 물류대학원) ;
  • 여기태 (인천대학교 동북아 물류대학원)
  • Received : 2017.07.08
  • Accepted : 2017.09.20
  • Published : 2017.09.28


Given the expansion of globalization and international trade, the number of apparel consumers is growing every year, making it difficult to estimate the amount of handling needed from the logistics industry. To determine which management factors are important and which ones require improvement, fuzzy AHP was used. Using this method, the factors were ranked in the final analysis as follows: The first and most important factor was training employees (0.17), while the second was fire hazard management (0.169); the third-highest factor was inbound and outbound goods (0.142), and the fourth was the warehouse management system. Barcode management was ranked fifth. By these results, we were able to analyze the processes of clothing warehouses, noting that although the factors appear independent, they are actually connected while proceeding with full management control. Moreover, because of the special characteristics of garments, employee management is crucial. Due to the vulnerability of these goods to fire hazards, this factor must be well managed.


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