Supply Chain & Warehouse Logistics Blog
Explore the Mecalux blog and learn more about the latest methods for warehouse space optimisation, how to improve inventory management, automated material handling equipment & software.
Warehouse ergonomics: 10 tips for improving safety13 Jun 2022
New technologies applied to warehouses such as cobots, put/pick-to-light and voice picking systems help to achieve efficient ergonomics, benefiting both logistics managers and operators.
Intelligent automation for decision-making in the warehouse10 Jun 2022
Intelligent automation consists of combining technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and robotic process automation (RPA) to increase supply chain efficiency.
Cash cycle: turning inventory into cash08 Jun 2022
The cash cycle is a logistics and economic metric that measures the days it takes a company to convert its stock into cash flows resulting from sales.
ERP in the warehouse: really your best option?01 Jun 2022
Doubting between an ERP system or a WMS for your warehouse? In this post, we analyze this to help you determine the best solution for digitising your logistics systems.
Pick and place: robots never tire26 May 2022
Pick and place is an operation that consists of retrieving items and putting them in another place (generally, some sort of packing). Robots can be used to boost throughput in this process.
The value of a logistics audit23 May 2022
A logistics audit makes it possible to detect and correct mistakes in logistics planning and to implement solutions to optimise warehouse resources.
Inventory app: stock under your thumb20 May 2022
An inventory app consists of software dedicated to controlling all the products that enter and leave the warehouse. It allows you to know what stock you have on hand to be able to supply goods to cust ...
Cycle service level: variable supply chain to prioritize customer satisfaction19 May 2022
Cycle service level indicates the probability of having enough stock to cope with demand. It is directly related to inventory management and customer satisfaction.