Industrial Storage Systems
Learn about the latest technologies in warehouse racking. From flow racks or mezzanines to automated storage and retrieval systems to ensure all materials are safely stocked and handled.
High-density storage and the Pallet Shuttle: a winning combination
How can I accelerate stock rotation and achieve greater storage capacity? The unique combination of high-density pallet racking with the Pallet Shuttle may be the solution.
Industrial rack types for warehouses
A huge variety of industrial racks are available. Which are the main ones? What are their features? Here we give you a relevant overview of our most used items.
Stock turnover: what is it and how does it affect your warehouse?
In short, stock turnover enables you to access the required storage capacity, the expected inflows and outflows, and helps you plan warehouse activity effectively.
What inventory management techniques can I choose from?
Would you like to prevent stockouts and cut storage costs? Learn about the inventory management methods that could help you solve your day-to-day logistics problems.
What are the advantages of push-back racking?
Using a LIFO product rotation strategy and searching for how to optimize space utilization and product handling? The advantage of the push-back racking system is it can achieve both, and much more.
Mobile Racking Systems: Take advantage of every inch of space
See how the installation of mobile racking systems can significantly optimize the storage space utilization of your facility, reduce handling times and ensure the safety of your inventory and staff.
Flow Racking Systems: Increase turnover & keep things moving
Reduce handling times and labor costs while improving picking processes with the implementation of flow racking systems. Read about these advanced storage units and how they can maximize productivity.
Warehouse Optimization: Systems that maximize your storage capacity
Warehouse optimization is a constant struggle to maximize the use of space while ensuring the safe and efficient handling of inventory. Here we explain some essential storage and retrieval systems.
What are FIFO & LIFO Inventory Management Systems?
How does the priority of product picking affect the organization of a warehouse and the types of shelving used? What should you consider when choosing between FIFO and LIFO systems?
Cantilever racks: a warehouse-friendly guide
Why store long loads or pipes on cantilever racks? When should I use them? Our professionals hammer out all the essentials of this storage solution.
Perpetual, yearly or rotative inventory counts?
What are the different ‘physical’ inventory types? Why use one type and not the other? Mecalux takes a look at the advantages of each one and helps you decide which will adapt to your supply chain log ...
Industrial racking: the logistics choice
There are many industrial racks on the market: for pallets, boxes, etc. This article presents some alternatives so you can equip your warehouse with the help of the best logistics material.
What are the different types of stock?
Discover different types of stock in logistics: expiration dated, function, operational setup, value, etc. Anything and everything a logistics operator should know, all in the palm of your hand.
How to Calculate Warehouse Capacity: Is it time to expand?
Are you taking complete advantage of your distribution center’s available storage space? Here we discuss the fundamentals of how to calculate your warehouse capacity.
Industrial Storage: How to be a skilled product organizer
Before slotting goods in your warehouse, steps must be taken to store them logically and optimally. Through smart thinking and just the right organization, your logistics center’s productivity will be ...