Are XXL warehouses more efficient? (Link2LogisticsManagement)
As a result of the continued growth of online retail and e-commerce, it is becoming increasingly common to build an XXL warehouse – a storage facility of 40,000 m² or more.
Groenewout’s Rob Wijnen recently discussed the pros and cons in an article published in Link2LogisticsMagazine (in Dutch only), which was inspired by his contribution to another Dutch publication, Warehouse Totaal.
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