Mercadona’s logistic trends

April 2, 2010 at 10:31 pm (Companies, Inventory management, Logistics trends) (, , , , )

Having my lunch today & watching news on television there was a video about mercadona logistics center .It was just hilarious how the distribution system works. Automation robots higher than 10meters working 24h in a enormous area. Whenever someone of us going to mercadona buying something the logistics center receive that message and knows already how many products missing for that store. The amazing was that only robots are in there doing that job. No ones lift weights and packages.

I’m trying hard to find that video so i can show you furthermore.

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Just in time vs Old techniques

March 24, 2010 at 11:48 pm (Inventory management) (, , , , , )

The most famous stock Management System called Just in Time, where the company tries not to hold stocks but to minimize them. The main role about the issue of distribution played by intermediaries, who are the link between manufacturer and consumer.

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