The factor Light in warehouse and logistics

The illumination of distribution centers is a rather rarely addressed aspect of…


Insulated packaging: Maintaining the cold chain in the supply chain

Insulated packaging is used for products that are sensitive to temperature or…


The Jidoka principle in production and logistics

The Jidoka principle describes the ability of a machine, a plant or an entire…


Materials management in production and logistics

Materials management controls the material flow within a company as well as…


Lean management: the 5S-method

The 5S method originates from Japanese production and was first used by the car…


Warehouse functions

Functions of the warehouse

When considering the functions of a warehouse, the purpose of the warehouse…


Reverse logistics

While logistics represents the production route to the customer, reverse…


Lean Production

Lean Production describes a method with the goal to react quickly to outside…


Temperature-controlled logistics (environmental measurement)

The market for temperature-controlled logistics in particular has been growing…


The manual sort order fulfilment

Manual Sort Order Fulfilment (MSF) is a software-supported, manual sorting…