Warehouse Management Solutions

At Interlake Mecalux our goal is to assist you with the three key factors in logistics operations: inventory control, order management & organization of human resources to reach your objectives.

  • Picking is the main operation of first mile delivery

    First mile delivery: the start to a successful shipment

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    First-mile delivery begins when an order enters the system and ends when it is loaded onto the transport truck. Its optimization is key to ensuring that the rest of the supply chain operations, especi ...

  • The combination of AI and the IoT will facilitate the implementation of digital twins in the warehouse

    AIoT: digital transformation of the warehouse

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    AIoT: the combination of artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things will provide facilities with devices that improve operators’ work and increase warehouse productivity.

  • Companies use warehouse staging areas as dispatch zones, where trucks can be loaded from the loading docks

    Logistics staging area in a warehouse

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    Warehouse staging area: Logistics 4.0 requires efficiency when it comes to managing goods inflows and outflows. So, what percentage of your facility should the staging area cover to maximize productiv ...

  • The various types of warehouses are classified by function

    Types of warehouses: a general overview

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    Types of warehouses: these can be classified by function, storage method, or level of automation. Here, we summarize the different types of warehouses according to their function.

  • Supply-chain procurement refers to the acquisition and storage of goods

    Supply-chain procurement: a key role in logistics

    Published by Interlake Mecalux

    Procurement is a decisive factor when it comes to the future of the supply chain. Its objective is to control supplies in order to meet the needs of operational processes.

  • Integrated logistics coordinates all the elements involved in the supply chain

    Integrated logistics and supply chain coordination

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    Integrated logistics consists of coordinating all processes, people, and departments that make up the supply chain in order to guide actions in the same direction and achieve common objectives.

  • The warehouses of 3PL providers stand out for their versatility and robustness

    3PL: advantages to outsourcing logistics

    Published by Interlake Mecalux

    3PL (third-party logistics) refers to the logistics services a company outsources to a provider. These providers also take care of goods transportation and storage tasks, among others.

  • Optimal slotting multiplies warehouse productivity

    Warehouse slotting: amp up your productivity

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    Warehouse slotting describes the strategy for distributing stock among the various locations in an installation to boost productivity in processes such as goods receipt and picking.

  • Item coding in the warehouse

    Published by Interlake Mecalux

    Item coding is a way of appropriately identifying each item in the warehouse. The main advantage is that it makes it possible to carry out inventory control in real time.

  • Pharma logistics: insights and challenges

    Published by Interlake Mecalux

    Pharma logistics: challenges and solutions for storing and distributing medication, active ingredients, and other biological products, from the supplier to the final point of sale.

  • Lean logistics: leaning into efficiency

    Published by Interlake Mecalux

    ''The Lean logistics methodology is a management and operations organization philosophy of Japanese origin The Lean method aims to eliminate waste that strains a company’s logistics profitability.

  • Last-mile delivery starts with the warehouse

    Published by Interlake Mecalux

    The “last mile” concept refers to the final leg of the goods delivery process when the goods are moved to the destination specified by the customer. We’ll show you some key strategies to optimize it.

  • Best-in-class logistics warehousing

    Published by Interlake Mecalux

    At Interlake Mecalux, we are experts in successfully managing logistics warehouses. Choose the best storage solutions, install management software, keep your team cohesive and measure KPI.

  • Warehouse insights: logistics storage costs

    Published by Interlake Mecalux

    Logistics storage costs are an indispensable part of supply chain optimization opportunities. Here is a list of the different sections these costs comprise.