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OM Logistics invests ₹125 Crore for its new 23-acre warehouse at Chakan

OM Logistics today announced that it has invested ₹125 crores for a new warehouse facility at Pune’s Chakan spread across 23 acres, situated near the main highway and with a proposed warehousing capacity of 3,50,000 square feet. During phase 1 of construction, 1,50,000 square feet of the warehousing park has already been built, while phase […]

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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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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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Innovation Logistics & Supply Chain

Automation in e-commerce companies in India & Worldwide

Automation is the creation of technology and its application in order to control and monitor the production and delivery of various goods and services. It performs tasks that were previously performed by humans. Logistics automation is the application of computer software or automated machinery to improve the efficiency of logistics operations. Typically this refers to operations within a warehouse or distribution center, with broader tasks undertaken […]

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What are 3 PL Logistics?

A 3rd Party Logistics is a supply chain that primarily concerns the transportation and delivery of different products but also includes various types of additional services as well. The functions of 3PL include warehousing, terminal operations, customs brokerage, supply chain management, etc. In simple words, if a business makes a product & gives it straight to the […]

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Logistics & Supply Chain

What is Hub, Warehouse, Distribution Center, Fulfillment Center & Difference

Hub Hub refers to a central warehouse that’s used to deliver to various destinations in SCM. That may be customers, stores, or other smaller warehouses. It’s an important part of the supply chain strategy. Hub is used to optimizing the overall transportation costs. Favorite logistics Hub center in India is Bhiwandi. The road from Mumbai to Nashik cuts […]