Exphar, a Belgian company that manufactures and distributes medicine in Africa, will install the Easy WMS warehouse management system of Mecalux in its Nivelles storage installations in Belgium. This WMS will manage the reception, preparation and dispatch of order being sent to Africa faster.
Mercadona, the leader in the Spanish supermarket sector, will open between eight and ten supermarkets in Portugal sometime in the second half of 2019. The company is building a logistics centre near Oporto to supply these shops and which will be equipped with pallet racks and drive-in pallet racks.
The artisanal beer maker Brasserie de Vézelay will deploy Easy WMS in its distribution centre in France. The intelligent management of its warehouse will yield many advantages, such as a stricter control over artisanal beers ready to be distributed and raw materials being sent to production.
From 19-21 February the new LogiMAT event will be held in Stuttgart, the International Trade Fair for Intralogistics Solutions and Process Management. Mecalux will give visitors a first-hand look at innovations in storage systems, logistics solutions and the Easy WMS warehouse management system.
The meats company, Grup Baucells Alimentació, will connect its production centre in Barcelona to the raised tunnel way through automatic conveyors that move the goods at a controlled velocity of 8 m/min. The two buildings are connected through this raised, covered overpass.
The Portuguese subsidiary from the multinational Visteon, supplier to the automotive industry, just purchased an automated warehouse managed through Easy WMS by Mecalux. The warehouse will have three aisles lined with double-deep racking on each side that, overall, will offer a storage capacity of more than 2,500 pallets.
Grohe, a bathroom furnishings and fixtures specialist, will enable pallet racks and a live conveyor channel system in its production warehouse located in the district of Aveiro (Portugal). The customised solution that will be supplied by Mecalux will feature 18 m high racks.
The home decor and furnishings company alinea will open a brand new warehouse in Nanteuil-le-Haudouin (north of Paris) and Mecalux will equip it with pallet racks that offer a capacity for more than 80,000 pallets and some M3 shelving for picking on the mezzanine floors located above the docks.
Gioseppo, shoes maker and distributor, will install storage systems in its Elche (Spain) logistics centre that include live pallet racks, pallet racks, a huge block of racks with walkways and a mezzanine for picking where the company will organise its stock of 480,000-boxed pairs of shoes.
The e-commerce company Tradeinn has expanded its Girona warehouse by installing more pallet racks and Longspan shelving for pick tasks. Mecalux will also implement the Easy WMS warehouse management system, responsible for stock management and control of all the in-warehouse processes in progress.
Lestra, the popular French duvet, pillow and sleeping bag maker, is equipping its warehouse in France with Mecalux racking. The warehouse will combine two logistics solutions with capacity for more than 13,200 pallets: namely, pallet racks and high-density racks run by the Pallet Shuttle system.
The company Cárnicas Medina will get a new automated warehouse for boxes in its installations in Buñol (Valencia) that will offer a capacity for 153,000 boxes. Moreover, Mecalux will also implement Easy WMS, its efficient warehouse management software to direct and organise all operations.
WISAG, one of the biggest industrial service providers of Germany, will equip its logistics centre at Krefeld with the semi-automatic Pallet Shuttle system and the Easy WMS warehouse management system. WISAG will be able control and monitor all its warehouse processes quickly and easily.
Mecalux and Lanxess, one of the biggest multinational chemical companies, have a close partnership that has resulted in two new warehouses over the next few months. One of these will be equipped with push-back pallet racking and the Pallet Shuttle system, and the other, the Pallet Shuttle system.
Beneo Orafti Chile, ingredient supplier to the food industry (mainly inulin and oligofructose), will set up a new semi-automatic Pallet Shuttle system in its Pemuco warehouse (Chile). This solution means the company will have access to a 4,200-pallet storage capacity, and will also be prepared for seismic activity.
Omnichannel shopping is the integration of all the channel customers use to indiscriminately make purchases from any of these channels. With the rise of e-commerce, companies must transform their operations, including their logistics, to deal with the increase of orders made over the Internet.
Comprising a single aisle, the warehouse will have a capacity to store 60 containers of 500 kg.
The Italian logistics company F.lli Sabbini has equipped its new distribution centre in the north of Italy with Movirack mobile pallet racking by Mecalux. This solution provides a storage capacity for 2,132 pallets and streamlines the sorting of customer products as per their size and rotation.
Clics Toys, a Belgium maker of popular click n' play construction toy sets, will install a new automated miniload warehouse in its distribution centre in Belgium. This solution is highly-suited to holding small-sized pieces like the ones the company features in its product catalog.
Chemical company AlzChem will equip its new warehouse in Trostberg (Germany) with a new automatic Pallet Shuttle system with stacker cranes. This system will provide a maximum storage capacity and facilitate the management of inflowing and outflowing goods with minimal operator involvement.
The renown Italian manufacturer of aerospace industrial fasteners has expanded its automated warehouse for boxes to include a new aisle in Milan. Thus, the company has expanded storage capacity, and is currently set up to manage up to 10,800 miniload totes that will hold the company's goods.
In the next few months, Mecalux will build an automated clad-rack warehouse for Intersurgical, manufacturer of medical devices and hospital equipment, in Lithuania. This massive project (30 m tall and 121 m long) will have a capacity for 50,400 containers to hold inflowing and outflowing goods.
Discover how they store medicine at Geolab, a pharmaceutical company in Brazil. The business is located in the agro-industrial district of Anápolis, better known by its acronym DAID, has a warehouse with capacity for 12,360 pallets and with agile operations to supply national pharmacies speedily.
The ANL company will fit out one of its French distribution centres with the highly-efficient stacker crane and automatic Pallet Shuttle system combo.