The 10 most important questions Which location is the best for the new distribution centre? From where can customers be supplied most quickly? Does a distribution structure with a central warehouse or with several regional warehouses suit the business better? Many companies ask themselves these and similar questions. How to develop a suitable distribution strategy…Details
How do I make the best use of my warehouse space? Which warehouse and IT systems are best suited for my processing? How can I optimally increase my warehouse capacities? Companies face these and other questions when they want to optimise, expand or plan their warehouse from scratch. The points to which those responsible should…Details
The expansion of warehouse buildings and logistics centres poses major challenges for the plant development of many companies: The demand for space in logistics is increasing, especially due to e-commerce. Grown and fragmented plant structures make it difficult to expand existing locations. In many municipalities, commercial space is currently in short supply. Automated logistics systems…Details
We look forward to meeting you at LogiMAT 2022! Preparations for the LogiMAT 2022 are underway. The International Trade Show for Intralogistics Solutions and Process Management will take place from May 31 to June 2 in Stuttgart, Germany. Take the opportunity to meet with our logistics experts. We look forward to support you in optimizing…Details
From 24 – 26 September 2019 Russia’s most important trade fair for intralogistics, CeMAT Russia, will once again take place in Moscow. Last year, more than 200 companies presented their services and products there, attracting around 5500 visitors. CeMAT Russia will once again be presenting innovations in intralogistics this year, including warehouse technology, lifting and…Details
Hardly any topic in logistics is as underestimated as construction. The greatest misconceptions include: Every hall can be used as a warehouse. First you construct a building, then you put a few shelves inside. Logistics buildings are easy to construct. Actually, it is easy to put a shelf in a room. Accommodating various logistics functions…Details
Every warehouse has a computer aided warehouse management system. Yet, a specialised, extensive warehouse management system (WMS) is still missing from many companies. Often, this software is only used when the warehouse has larger or more complex tasks to fulfil. The most frequent reasons for introducing a WMS are: E-commerce: in order to adhere to…Details
The intralogistics sector is in a euphoric mood. Every step in warehouse management is checked to see whether and how processes can be supported by machines or completely taken over by robots. Yet with all the progress euphoria, this begs the question: at what point is automation really sensible?