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.
What is the honeycombing effect in a warehouse?21 Dec 2021
Honeycombing consists of a loss of effective storage capacity due to the type of storage system used, the slotting method, or the product characteristics.
Warehouse inventory management software that grows with your company20 Dec 2021
Warehouse inventory management software is a logistics application that tracks product entries and exits in a facility to ensure strict stock control.
Forklifts: the most appropriate for your warehouse17 Dec 2021
Your choice of forklift will depend on multiple factors and criteria, since these machines need to adapt to the characteristics of the warehouse and to the unit loads to be handled.
Logistics trends for 2022: resilience, traceability, and speed16 Dec 2021
The new logistics trends for 2022 promise to foster more effective, digitised, and sustainable logistics operations to ensure effective logistics service for end customers.
Examples of automated systems and robotics in the warehouse15 Dec 2021
These examples of automated systems show logistics facilities that have implemented technology to manage, optimise, and streamline their operations.
SKU velocity and efficient warehouse slotting14 Dec 2021
SKU velocity indicates how often a SKU is picked from a storage location over a specific period of time.
Ecommerce fulfilment: challenges and solutions10 Dec 2021
Ecommerce fulfilment: challenges such as last-mile and same-day deliveries are forcing traditional warehouses to adapt their design to be efficient in these operations.
Automated guided vehicles warehouse: the need for speed08 Dec 2021
Automated guided vehicles are machines that transport goods between two points or two connected systems in a warehouse, without the need for drivers.