How to optimize your storage space and increase picking efficiency. A big problem for a lot of companies is storage space. Large quantities of different sized goods stored on racks or static shelving take up valuable floor space, and increases operator picking times.
One of the more impressive new additions from VMware included with the release of vSphere 5 is the Storage Distributed Resource Scheduler (SDRs), which utilizes datastore clusters to intelligently balance resource levels and oversee virtual disk placement automatically. Storage DRS and Profile-Driven Storage reduce the possibility of I/O bottlenecks and provide a level of control over storage resources ensuring the highest disk performance to date.
Scaling operations for a growing company can mean outsourcing warehousing and fulfillment functions to third-party warehousing and fulfillment partners (3PL). Process automation drives business efficiency and effectiveness (and the bottom line directly) so evaluate potential partners with this knowledge.
Over recent years suppliers of Materials Handling Equipment have invested much time, resource, and energy into developing new technologies to satisfy operational niches that they have identified. Taking full commercial advantage of these innovations requires smart management of the procurement strategy, motivating suppliers to deliver the most competitive bids whilst avoiding those that are inappropriate for your business model is the key to success. This article walks you through the main steps that should be taken to deliver the best for your business.
Logistic Systems Ltd. is a Bulgarian company with more than 19 years of experience working in the field of a warehouse, industrial, and archive equipment. We focus our efforts on logistic systems’ design and installation as we service the complete logistic workflow. Our main target is to reach, together with our customers and partners, the right concept and solution, which when implemented, result in well-organized archives, warehouses, stores, production areas, sorting, and distribution centers.
Ocado’s new warehouse has thousands of robots zooming around a grid system to pack groceries. The thousands of robots can process 65000 orders every …. Newegg, one of the largest e-commerce electronics retailers in the U.S., opened a new, 400000 square foot distribution center in Indianapolis, IN, to better ….