One of the major plastic manufacturers in Spain, the Sp Berner Plastic Group, and Mecalux join forces again with the installation of the high-density semi-automatic Pallet Shuttle system in pallet racks.
Once again, Mecalux attended Hispack, one of the world’s largest packaging industry events, which took place in May of this year in Barcelona. On this occasion, logistics occupied a much more significant space than in previous years, proving the influence packaging has on the entire supply chain.
Desobry, a manufacturer of Belgian chocolate bars and biscuits, will boost its growth rate in Belgium with the construction of a new automated warehouse in the town of Orcq.
Mecalux is now setting up racks in the customer’s São Luís warehouse for 32,600 pallets, after installing pallet racks to store more than 90,000 pallets in its Davinópolis distribution centre.
Project, a French industrial parts maker, will automate operations in its distribution centre in Vendôme (France) by installing a new automated miniload warehouse from Mecalux.
Mercadona, leader of the Spanish supermarket sector, has invested 12 million euros in the construction of a new distribution centre to sell its products online.
Mecalux will equip two new warehouses at the e-tailer Cdiscount with pallet racks in the French towns of Moissy-Cramayel and Saint-Mard. This storage system gives direct access to the products, meaning fast order picking will be an unmistakeable cinch.
Mecalux will install some new picking shelves with walkways that will comprise three floors in the warehouse that the French brand Rossignol has in Saint-Étienne-de-Saint-Geoirs (France).
Mecalux will partner up with ITO Intern Transport, a handling equipment provider, to fit out the new Joh. Johannson Kaffe distribution centre with the latest technology. The automated management of this warehouse will help this Norwegian coffee company reach never before achieved productivity levels.
The pharmaceuticals giant Planetpharma will fit out its distribution centre in Le Grand-Quevilly (France) with a new automated miniload warehouse. In 2006, Mecalux already installed an automated warehouse for boxes in the same centre. With this expansion, the company will increase its storage capacity to tackle rising sales over the last few years.