Goods storage: what it is and how it works

Everything you need to know about the storage of goods, from the beginning of the process to how it works. Goods storage is a fundamental activity for the management of supply and distribution within a company's warehouse. Its main objectives include ensuring the protection of goods


The Fifo and Lifo methods: meaning and differences

A guide to understanding how the two most frequently used methods of goods flow management in warehouses and companies work The Fifo and Lifo methods are two goods flow management systems that are widely used in warehouses and companies. Both methods are used to keep track

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Cross Docking: Meaning and Method

Cross docking is a supply chain technique to improve warehouse logistics management. This distribution strategy involves the immediate processing and distribution of goods as soon as they arrive from the supplier, without them being handled and stored in the warehouse. In other words, the goods

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Incoterms CPT: what does it mean?

CPT, literally "Carriage Paid To" is one of the clauses in international sales contracts and is intended to specify that the seller is solely responsible for the shipment of the goods and their transportation.   By "transportation" the term CPT means the journey from the place of

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DAP Incoterms: Delivered at Place

Let's delve into one of Incoterms 2020, the rules for domestic and international commercial transactions in terms of ownership, payment and delivery: today we are talking about DAP, or "Delivered at Place," which is often associated with DDP, "Delivered Duty Paid." What do they mean


Environmental labeling of packaging: guidelines and obligations

In an increasingly eco-conscious world, packaging waste management is a relevant issue. Hence, environmental labeling of packaging has been introduced-an important tool for providing customers with increasingly comprehensive information about a given product. In particular, this labeling is used to identify the materials of which

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Milk run logistics: what it is and how it works

In logistics, the milk run system is a method of shipping goods used to transport stocks and raw materials from different suppliers to a single destination. It is an efficient logistics process, a real strategic tool for managing deliveries, and a great ally of warehouses