Logistics provider Chiggiato Trasporti will expand its warehouse in Piombino Dese, Italy, with additional earthquake-proof pallet racking from Mecalux. This expansion, planned in two phases, will be carried out without stopping the company’s activity and will accommodate 4,500 more pallets.
Globalway, the Polish company charged with managing online shop Costway.pl, has leased 52,000 m2 in the Panattoni Park industrial estate in Gdansk, Poland. Mecalux will equip the facility with pallet racks to accommodate over 53,000 pallets containing toys, furniture and sport accessories.
Établissements Moiret, a firm specialising in spices and condiments for butchery and cooking, has installed Easy WMS by Mecalux in its warehouse in France. Up to now, the company had been managing its SKUs and orders with its ERP system. However, it has set out to streamline operations at its facility.
Iberfrasa, a manufacturer of personal care products, is once again expanding its logistics centre in Quintanar de la Orden (Toledo, Spain). The company will build a clad-rack warehouse with one aisle of double-deep racking and another with the Pallet Shuttle system with stacker crane.
PMP Fermentation Products, a world leader in the fermentation of natural products, will instal the semi-automated Pallet Shuttle system from Mecalux. The company will optimise the surface area of its warehouse in Illinois to store a greater number of pallets in the smallest possible space.
Nathor will instal an automated storage system managed by Easy WMS by Mecalux at its facility in Blumenau, Brazil, where it produces 7,000 bicycles a day. The solution will be fully automated to streamline goods inflows and outflows and accurately control the products.
A program such as Multi Carrier Shipping Software, which syncs the warehouse with the transport agencies, ensures fast and safe dispatches. This program is also charged with organising the packaging, labelling and dispatch processes more effectively.
R&S Solutions will boost its productivity and storage capacity at its new facility in Jackson, Tennessee. This will be possible thanks to the installation of an automated warehouse for pallets by Interlake Mecalux managed by the Easy WMS warehouse management system.
FPT Industrial, a producer of engines and transmissions for industrial vehicles, is expanding its facility in Bourbon-Lancy, France, to foster its growth. Mecalux will instal an additional aisle in its automated warehouse for boxes, doubling its storage capacity and flows.
Tailormade Logistics, a logistics provider with a presence in Europe, will instal pallet racks from Mecalux at its warehouse in Ghent, Belgium. This versatile storage system, which will offer capacity for 15,500 pallets, is ideal for managing goods of different sizes, weights and shapes.
Welcome to the 21st edition of Mecalux's Best Practices magazine, featuring 12 case studies of leading companies in their respective sectors. These businesses from various countries and sectors have relied on Mecalux's storage and management solutions to improve their logistics processes and eliminate errors.
Madel, a manufacturer of air diffusion and control products for air conditioning systems, will expand its facility in Centelles (Barcelona, Spain). Mecalux will instal a comprehensive solution that will include Movirack mobile pallet racking and the Easy WMS warehouse management system.
Lar Cooperativa Agroindustrial will build an automated warehouse managed by Easy WMS from Mecalux at its logistics installations in Medianeira (Brazil). The facility will operate at a sub-zero temperature in order to maintain the cold chain and ensure the safety and quality of the food.
Motorcycle helmet brand LS2 Helmets will relocate to a new warehouse in Terrassa, Spain, to increase its storage capacity and prepare more orders. The company will implement the Easy WMS warehouse management system by Mecalux along with the Multi Carrier Shipping Software module.
Mecalux proposed the installation of pallet racking, an automated warehouse for boxes, and conveyors conveyors to serve the different work areas: receipt, product personalisation, kitting, and order preparation and dispatch. Easy WMS, Mecalux’s warehouse management system that efficiently runs the automated warehouse processes, was also implemented.
STB CAPS, Mexico's leading cap distributor, will digitise its warehouse in Mexico City with Easy WMS by Mecalux. This software will organise all the goods in the facility, assigning them a location based on their SKU, characteristics and turnover.
Logistics provider SATAR will equip its warehouse in Agen, France, with the semi-automated Pallet Shuttle system from Mecalux. In total, the racks will provide storage capacity for 4,400 pallets containing its products from its customers (mainly food companies).
Portuguese pulse and bean producer Cistér will increase the capacity of its installation managed by the automatic Pallet Shuttle system with transfer cars. The facility, managed by Mecalux's Easy WMS, will be able to absorb the rise in production at its plant in Alcobaça (north of Lisbon).
Family business Pinturas Lepanto, a manufacturer of decorative paints, will renovate its installation in Binéfar, Spain, with the cooperation of Mecalux. On the one hand, it will set up new pallet racking to increase its storage capacity. On the other, it will instal the Easy WMS warehouse management system.
Sabarot, a French producer and distributor of cereals, pulses and mushrooms, will revamp its logistics operations with an automated warehouse for pallets. The automated installation in Chaspuzac, France, will be supervised by the Easy WMS warehouse management system from Mecalux.
United Sports Brands Europe, a world leader in sports performance improvement products, has installed pallet racks in its new warehouse in Geel, Belgium. The versatility of the storage system and speed in order prep were two decisive factors in this choice.
Saint Jean, a French pasta maker in business for over 85 years, will automate its logistics centre in Romans-sur-Isère, where it will store 4,250 pallets. Trilateral stacker cranes, lifts and conveyors — all managed by Mecalux’s Easy WMS — will speed up all operations at the centre.
Steklarna Rogaška, a manufacturer of high-end crystal home goods, has implemented Easy WMS in its three installations in Slovenia. Technology company Špica recommended that Steklarna Rogaška implement Easy WMS by Mecalux, integrating it with the company's SAP ERP system.
Finieco has successfully automated its supply chain. It has reached a high level of competitiveness, thereby ensuring the utmost quality of its products and services.
Intermark Packaging & Labelling will move to a new installation in Terrassa, Spain, expanding its storage capacity and improving picking operations. Mecalux will equip the warehouse with pallet racks and will implement the Easy WMS warehouse management system and two modules to control all its stock.
Express freight delivery company Transport UTE will install Easy WMS at its installation in Le Mesnil-Amelot, France. At this facility, which houses all of its customers' SKUs, Easy WMS will manage operations and provide full traceability of each item.
3PL provider Baxster Logistics has implemented the Easy WMS warehouse management system in its facility in Saint-Priest, France. In its cloud-based mode, the WMS distributes the goods according to SKU and turnover while sending instructions to operators to increase their productivity.
Textbook rental specialist Rent a Book has upgraded its warehouse management system in Enghein, Belgium. With the updated version of Easy WMS and new radiofrequency terminals, the company has tripled its speed in picking.
Logistics provider Bouyat has upgraded its Easy WMS warehouse management system by Mecalux in its three installations at Étagnac, France. With this WMS, the company can more accurately control all SKUs and operations.
Carglass, a company specialising in vehicle glass repair and replacement, will equip four warehouses in Slovenia with Easy WMS from Mecalux. Through technology firm Špica, Carglass will instal Easy WMS to supervise the 10,000 SKUs of vehicle glass it manages.