Cross docking in logistics

November 14, 2019

A distribution where we do not store the goods we receive; instead, we prepare them immediately for the next shipment. It is based on a process where products are consolidated, and orders are broken down.

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Manuchar

Manuchar is a rapidly growing company, with headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium, with consolidated annual revenues of more than 1 billion EUR, with on-site operations in more than 105 locations, situated in over 40 mainly emerging countries. Manuchar's core business is trading, logistics and distribution. The trading activities cover Chemicals, Steels, Polymers, Pharmaceuticals, Wood, Spare Parts, Paper and Cement. The distribution and logistics activities are focused on commodity and specialty chemicals for which Manuchar has the ambition to become top 3 in Latin America, Africa and Asia. Manuchar runs its distribution and logistics business with own infrastructure and people and also uses its financing capacity to add value. Manuchar links suppliers with industrial customers and makes their supply chain more efficient. Manuchar employs around 1.700 employees of which about 10% are located in headquarters and 90% are working in overseas affiliates, mainly in logistics and distribution ac

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Your Essential Warehouse

Infographic | December 15, 2019

Regular maintenance of your warehouse should be a central part of the company's safety practices. Keeping your warehouse environment spic-and-span fosters a healthy workplace atmosphere, increased efficiency, and fewer accidents.

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WORKING OF LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Infographic | January 3, 2020

Mechanism of Logistics Management. A proper supply chain may include transportation, shipping, receiving, storage supplier. Manufacture transmit load to supplier, warehouse and 3 PL Providers & Packages will be given to the local facility.

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Warehouse Safety

Infographic | February 21, 2020

Health and Safety is a major concern for the Supply Chain & Logistics industries, where hazards and workplace accident risk are significant. We’ve gathered some stats from Safe Work Australia to illustrate the above, as well as recommendations on how to run a safe warehouse:

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Building A Green Supply Chain In 2020

Infographic | February 11, 2020

With visibility across the supply chain, Procurement is perfectly equipped to implement and enforce sustainable practices. How can the function promote responsible, ethical, green practices in the new decade? Check out the infographic below to learn more.

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The shipping & receiving process

Infographic | December 12, 2019

Within the supply chain process, there is a much smaller piece of the puzzle that is arguably the most critical component in maintaining accurate inventory: The Shipping and Receiving Logistics Process. Inventory is not Initially rec.. and reported accurately during these processes

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THE DIGITAL LINK TO SUPPLY CHAIN

Infographic | January 3, 2020

Digital technologies drive efficiency of supply chain operations. Digital collaboration enables Zara to design, produce and deliver new apparel to stores in 14 days compared to 9 months for competition. Digital Technologies 11 Ensure Data Consistency Electron, Data Interchange platform helped Levi Strauss & Co. to reduce manual tracking and tracing of inbound shipments by 98%.

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Manuchar

Manuchar is a rapidly growing company, with headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium, with consolidated annual revenues of more than 1 billion EUR, with on-site operations in more than 105 locations, situated in over 40 mainly emerging countries. Manuchar's core business is trading, logistics and distribution. The trading activities cover Chemicals, Steels, Polymers, Pharmaceuticals, Wood, Spare Parts, Paper and Cement. The distribution and logistics activities are focused on commodity and specialty chemicals for which Manuchar has the ambition to become top 3 in Latin America, Africa and Asia. Manuchar runs its distribution and logistics business with own infrastructure and people and also uses its financing capacity to add value. Manuchar links suppliers with industrial customers and makes their supply chain more efficient. Manuchar employs around 1.700 employees of which about 10% are located in headquarters and 90% are working in overseas affiliates, mainly in logistics and distribution ac

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