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Webinar: ‘The future of logistics real estate’(NDL)

The macroeconomic changes in recent years – including the e-commerce boom, the COVID-19 pandemic, sustainability measures and regional resistance – have all had a significant impact on logistics real estate. How does the situation in the Netherlands compare with neighboring countries? Which demands are being placed on logistics real estate, and how is the real estate world coping with those demands? Mari van Kuijk will explain the impact of e-commerce on the real estate market. These...

Warehouse planning

In collaboration with CQM and Groenewout, the Logistics Community Brabant & Midpoint Brabant held a webinar on ‘Opportunities to modernize planning’ on 24 March 2021. Wendel Dijker gave a presentation about warehouse management and the latest trends in warehouse planning. If you would like to know more about this topic, please feel free to contact Wendel directly.

How can you create maximum trust in a new logistics solution?

On Tuesday 11 February, Houtse Meer in Den Hout, the Netherlands, was the inspiring venue for Groenewout’s knowledge session on ‘Trust-based change’. The 40 attendees were treated to two presentations, plus there was plenty of time for networking. Presentation Arthur Zondervan Arthur Zondervan, Managing Consultant & Partner at Groenewout, used a number of real-life cases to illustrate how Groenewout tackles feasibility studies. He also explained how taking a trust-based approach to a logistics change management project...

Best practices in designing (E-)warehouses (Logistica 2019)

Joke Vink and Dirk Becks, both senior consultants at Groenewout, are involved in optimizing logistics and e-fulfillment operations on a daily basis. Joke and Dirk presented the latest developments in DC automation (picking, packing, storage, etc.). What are the current trends? What are the key strategies for success, both now and in the future? For questions please contact Joke Vink and / or Dirk Becks,

Logistics real estate: take control

On 2 July, Het Houtse Meer in Den Hout, the Netherlands, was the stunning lakeside venue for Groenewout’s inspiration session on logistics new-build projects. More than 80 logistics professionals representing property developers, investors, construction companies and logistics companies attended the event for an afternoon of insights and networking. Bas Dijkhuizen, editor of Logistiek.nl, chaired the session and kept the afternoon running smoothly. Mari van Kuijk kicked off proceedings with his presentation on decisions during the...

What are the latest technological developments in (automated) packing?

On 4 April, Groenewout’s Dirk Becks presented  during the ‘Automation 2019, the future of automated applications for packaging and logistics’ event at the Brabanthallen venue in the Dutch city of Den Bosch. The growth of e-fulfilment is increasing the labor intensity per order due to the manual work involved in packing an order, handling returns flows and extra value-added services. Therefore, in view of the current labor shortage, it can be worthwhile to look at...

How to stay in control when developing new logistics real estate?

Hotel Nassau in Breda, the Netherlands, provided a stunning setting for the Groenewout inspiration session on ‘Logistics new-build projects’ on 11 December. The attendees could choose between three breakout sessions: staying in control, WELL certification, and the financial aspect of new-build projects. “Events like these are a brief escape from the everyday chaos.” Mari van Kuijk opened the session with a word of welcome for the 50 attendees – primarily logistics professionals from property developers, investors...

Successful e-fulfillment strategies

Groenewout can look back on a successful Inspiration Session on Logistics & E-commerce that took place on Tuesday 13 March at the Houtse Meer venue in Den Hout. The afternoon was chaired by Martijn Graat, founder/blogger at LogisticsMatter, Martijn gave the participants plenty of food for thought about the trends and developments within logistics and e-commerce. Arthur Zondervan then gave a presentation on successful e-fulfillment strategies. The break was immediately followed by the panel session,...

Distribution Footprint Strategy

During the Inspiration Session on 27 June 2017, Alain Beerens shared details of his experiences within a decision-making and realization procedure for a distribution footprint implementation project. He started by presenting an overview of the project activities, pitfalls and planning during such a procedure. Alain then took a closer look at the primary decision-making factors and how they can be developed into a financially sound and qualitative business case as the basis for a well-considered...

Changing from order pick carts to AutoStore

During the innovation update & networking session on 15 November 2016, Jean Lahaye, Managing Partner at Active Ants, gave a presentation about changing from order pick carts to AutoStore. Active Ants is a well-known name in e-commerce, not only within the logistics world but also – thanks to featuring in a Rabobank advertisement – in the whole of the Netherlands. Jean Lahaye, Managing Partner, took the audience on a journey into the Active Ants story and...