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HMM Algeciras: The world’s largest container ship

The massive HMM Algeciras, which is longer than the Eiffel Tower and can hold a staggering 24,000 containers. The 400m (1,312ft) long and 61m (200ft) wide ship, which was only completed last year (2020), was delivering a variety of goods to the DP World Gateway London terminal in Essex. In comparison, the legendary Titanic, which […]

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How to design a flexible Distribution Center

A distribution center for a set of products is a warehouse or other specialized building, often with refrigeration or air conditioning, which is stocked with products to be redistributed to retailers, to wholesalers, or directly to consumers. Below are the procedure to design a flexible warehouse- Forecast Volume growth SKU proliferation Replenishment strategies Evaluate areas […]

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Different Type of Warehouse

When you’re storing goods in a place, you might think it is as simple as building or renting a warehouse. But, the main fact is type of storage space you select can have an impact on your ability to fulfill orders on time, every time and satisfy customers. This is why it’s critical that you […]

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Haryana govt allots 140 acre land to Flipkart to set up Fulfillment Center

The Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) has allotted 140 acre land to Flipkart for setting up their Largest Fulfilment Center in Asia, an official statement said on Wednesday. The fulfilment center will have a covered area of 3 million square feet at Patli Hazipur, Manesar in Gurugram district, the statement issued by the Haryana […]

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8 Logistics Skills That Can Help Advance Your Supply Chain Career

If you’re immersed in the field of logistics. Where you are looking to enter into the next phase of your career. Then there are a number of things you can do to set yourself on the right path. But chiefly among them is learning what it really takes to achieve success for not only yourself. […]

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Ocean Freight vs Air Freight

Airfreight is best used when the cost of shipping is less than 15-20% of the value of the goods. It is faster, safer and more reliable than ocean freight, but it’s also more expensive – a $195 ocean shipment can cost $1,000 by air. Learn more about air freight pricing here. Ocean freight is the shipping of goods by sea via shipping containers. Ocean freight is the most common mode of transport […]

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Know Your Incoterms | International Trade

Incoterms, a widely-used term of a sale, is a set of 11 internationally recognized rules which define the responsibilities of sellers and buyers. Incoterms specifies who is responsible for paying for and managing the shipment, insurance, documentation, customs clearance, and other logistical activities. Current Incoterms: EXW: ExWorks FCA: Free Career FAS: Free Alongside Ship FOB: Free On […]

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A career in Supply Chain & Operations

Jobs within logistics and supply chains can include logistics and distribution managers, purchasing manager or warehouse manager. Graduates can also pursue a career in supply chain design and planning. procurement and supply management. Supply Chain is a fantastic career path for anyone. For many people their interests, desires, and goals will change over time. A great feature of Supply Chain careers is that there are so many options and directions that as your goals […]

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Warehouse Layout Design

Streamline the picking process reduce order pick time: Place most frequently picked items closest to the shipping areas. Also, consider the frequency of orders, rather than the overall amount of products. You should also review sales data constantly to ensure that the items are stored closest to the shipping area are still the most frequently […]

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How Overnight Shipping works?

In the begining we should know that What is Over Night Shipping? Overnight shipping is a delivery option that guarantees customers will receive their order on the next business day. This is often synonymous with next-day delivery or one-day shipping; however, exact delivery dates depend on when the order is placed. Overnight Shipping is a master piece of Logistics that happends every single […]