Moonen builds new efficient and sustainable warehouse

July 09, 2019 560 Views

Interview with Roland van Bussel, Chief Operating Officer at Moonen Packaging, by Marcel te Lindert

Moonen Packaging is currently building a completely new 20,000m2 warehouse in the Dutch town of Weert. The packaging wholesaler asked Groenewout for advice on the warehouse design, which has resulted in a flexible, efficient and sustainable plan for a warehouse with sufficient growth potential. Roland van Bussel, COO of Moonen: “We initially considered a fully automated warehouse, but Groenewout advised us against it.”

Packaging is not usually associated with sustainability, but at Moonen Packaging they are making a big effort to change that. The Netherlands-based packaging wholesaler is listing more and more packaging solutions produced from renewable raw materials. “Our aim is for 50% of our customers to be ordering packaging made from renewable resources by 2020, and we want that figure to be 100% by 2030,” states Roland van Bussel, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Moonen Packaging.

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