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  • Digital lockers in last-mile delivery

    Digital lockers in last-mile delivery

    09 Jan 2023

    Dr. Susana Val, Director of the Zaragoza Logistics Center, analyses a solution to optimise the last mile: digital lockers. One of the most obvious advantages of digital lockers is that they can reduce travel for 3PL service providers.

  • Supply chain cybersecurity: an increasingly important trend

    Supply chain cybersecurity: an increasingly important trend

    20 Oct 2022

    Professor Luca Urciuoli analyses the causes and potential risks of cyberattacks on companies' supply chains. Prof. Urciuoli also lays out several measures businesses can take to avoid the possible effects of cyberattacks on their supply chains.

  • Predictive analytics in warehousing: future-ready logistics

    Predictive analytics in warehousing: future-ready logistics

    05 Oct 2022

    Mecalux employs predictive analytics to help customers identify improvement opportunities in their warehouses and power their businesses. In warehousing, predictive analytics consists of applying a set of techniques and technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning.

  • Warehouse automation and media attention increase sales

    Warehouse automation and media attention increase sales

    27 Sep 2022

    Takumi Tagashira finds that investing in warehouse automation and media efforts increases sales. The author of the study and Associate Professor of Marketing at Hitotsubashi University in Japan believes these results to be relevant for e-commerce retailers.

  • Interview with Itamar Ferrari, Logistics Manager at Copacol

    Interview with Itamar Ferrari, Logistics Manager at Copacol

    26 Sep 2022

    Interview with Itamar Ferrari, Logistics Manager at Copacol, a Brazilian business specializing in food production and marketing. Ferrari explains how technology has boosted Copacol's warehouse productivity by 20%, in addition to ensuring accurate traceability of goods stored.

  • Digital programme

    Digital programme

    05 Jul 2022

    Mecalux presents Best Practices in Warehousing 4.0, a digital programme with interviews, success stories and analyses of logistics trends. The programme features the participation of experts Yossi Sheffi and Joakim Kembro, as well as executives from international companies Würth Modyf, Copacol, and FIC.

  • Interview with René de Koster (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

    Interview with René de Koster (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

    28 Jun 2022

    Mecalux interviews René de Koster, Professor of Logistics and Operations Management at the Rotterdam School of Management (Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands), on the future of warehousing and on automation as a solution to achieve logistics efficiency.

  • Customer-centric digital transformation

    Customer-centric digital transformation

    26 Apr 2022

    Yasel Costa, a Professor at the MIT-Zaragoza International Logistics Program, reflects on digital transformation in businesses. A new, human-centric industrial revolution will constitute a great opportunity for improvement for everyone.

  • Risk management in supply chains

    Risk management in supply chains

    19 Apr 2022

    According to Luca Urciuoli, adjunct professor of Supply Chain Management at the MIT-Zaragoza Program, companies with supply chain risk management strategies can gain a competitive advantage in the market. Outsourcing and globalisation can increase the vulnerability of supply chains to unexpected risks or disruptions.

  • Solution for boosting productivity by 40%

    Solution for boosting productivity by 40%

    12 Apr 2022

    Improving worker productictivity in a warehouse is no easy task, as multiple variables can influence performance. The solution for increasing operator productivity and improving logistics efficiency lies in implementing warehouse management software.

  • Intersurgical's healthcare logistics (interview)

    Intersurgical's healthcare logistics (interview)

    10 Feb 2022

    Mecalux talked with Martynas Tamosiunas, Group Supply Chain Manager at Intersurgical, about how the company adapted all its logistics processes and benefited from automation to handle the unprecedented demand during the pandemic.

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