Warehouse Organization & Design
Searching for the tools and ideas to design an expert warehouse floor plan? Discover how to maximize space and productivity with the latest technology in racking and automated systems.
ABC analysis: advantages for warehouse inventory classification
The ABC analysis for classifying inventory enables you to organize the distribution of the products in your warehouse according to the importance of each SKU in terms of its value and turnover.
Warehouse slotting: how to hit the jackpot
Warehouse slotting strategies determine the way products are organized in the installation to optimize space and movements. Find out which are the most common.
Picking area: how to design and equip the one for your warehouse
Picking area: when designing this zone for a warehouse, its location and setup depend on the installation’s operational characteristics. Find out about the most popular options in our article.
Warehouse layout: designing it from the ground up
Warehouse layout: when designing this, you have to strike a balance between flows of people and materials, goods accessibility, available space, and stock throughput. How can you do this?
Spare parts warehouse: how should you organize it?
Spare parts warehouse: organizing one optimally means being able to prepare a large volume of orders simultaneously and managing an immense inventory. We'll show you how to do this in our article.
Best-in-class warehousing zones
Where does my warehouse offer opportunities for improvement? In this post, you will get some tips on how to optimize the main zones of a warehouse.
Chaotic warehousing: pros and cons
Although the name may be misleading, selecting warehouse locations in a chaotic style actually follows a very strict order. Here, you will learn about the advantages of this goods organization system ...
In-warehouse goods receipts: phases and best practices
Goods receipt is one of the most important in-warehouse operations, as it is what kicks off the flow of materials. What phases does the process involve? How can it be improved?
What is cross-docking? Types and how it works
Knowing what cross-docking is in terms of warehouse operations allows you to evaluate its suitability for your business. Discover how it works and the most widespread types of cross-docking.
Advantages and disadvantages of cross-docking: when to apply it in your warehouse?
It is important to know what the advantages and disadvantages of cross-docking are to be able to evaluate whether it is the best strategy for your warehouse. What impact does cross-docking have on sto ...
Embracing cross-docking: 3 success stories
In theory, cross-docking has the capacity to speed up logistics operations. However, in actual fact: Which companies use cross-docking? Here are 3 examples of how cross-docking is used successfully.
Why choose us to draw up your logistics layout?
Discover the reasons why you should get in touch with our team to create your warehouse layout and your global storage project. Interlake Mecalux will help you climb the ladder to success.
Three steps to an optimized industrial facility design
If you follow these three steps, you will have all the essential tools to define the best layout and get an optimized warehouse. Use our tips to give priority to this important initial design phase of ...
When should you rethink your warehouse’s design?
Is your warehouse layout optimized or not? How about your logistics flows? Is the competition more efficient? Interlake Mecalux will help you know when to rethink your warehouse’s design.
Four tips for a better-organized warehouse
Do you want to revise how your warehouse is organized but don’t know where to start? Follow our tips, and your company’s productivity will increase: a real time saver for everyone.
Designing Warehouse Layouts: What do you need to know?
Designing a new storage facility? Here we help you identify exactly what information you need to know in order to set the stage for a highly optimized warehouse layout.