No one ever said what we need is less automation. Globally, robotics are being used in more and more warehouses and this is predicted to more than double by 2030, mainly due to increased warehouse automation.
Equipping your warehouse with the right storage solution is a process of weighing the pros and cons, as well as finding the right provider. That's why we're offering some helpful tips to choose the perfect one for you.
Innovation and modern design mean we have moved on light years in terms of industrial warehouse storage options.
Everything that is processed or manufactured – the food we eat, the clothes we wear, the cars we buy and the houses we live in – all have stages to go through before they arrive at their final point of retail.
Senior managers from Dexion’s parent company, Gonvarri Material Handling, have been given a personal tour of the state-of-the-art facilities at our newly expanded Romanian site.
Automation and semi-automation have firmly taken their place as the warehouse systems of choice for an increasing number of businesses, as the industrial storage sector adopts high tech solutions.
No warehouse can operate at optimum capacity or efficiency if the internal space isn’t configured with the right industrial racking to suit the products being stored.
Warehousing space comes with many associated costs and the larger the warehouse, in general, the bigger the running costs. Therefore, it makes sense to maximise the use of the space available, and that means not just looking at using the footprint capacity, but the height too.
Demand for warehousing across Europe is rocketing, fuelled by the rise of ecommerce, according to experts at international land agency Savills.
Efficient organisation of a warehouse is key to ensuring it operates at optimum capacity. One way to improve warehouse processes and operations is using the ABC method of inventory analysis.
The expansion of the facility will further reinforce the high standards and increase output to meet higher customer demands, as well as creating the space to develop and test new products to add to Dexion’s already comprehensive product portfolio.
We’re delighted to announce that Constructor Denmark will be exhibiting at hi Tech & Industry Scandinavia, Scandinavia’s premier expo for tech and industry.
We’ve always needed cold storage for food and medicines, but this fact – rarely commented on in the mainstream media – hit the headlines during the creation of the Covid-19 vaccine.
Pallets have always formed an essential part of any warehouse or distribution centre operation, but to think that one pallet is very like another is to underestimate the variety of this most versatile of innovations.
Essential to meeting key performance indicators in any warehouse – whether that’s KPIs for profits, stock rotation or customer service – is to operate a smooth running, efficient system.
The spread of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, is being felt globally across operations in ways that are difficult to model and assess.
Dexion is delighted to announce it has signed an Authorised Distributor and Brand Licence agreement with Norrack as partners on the Portuguese market.
We’re proud to announce that we’ve become members of the Association for Vertical Farming (AVF), a leading global, non-profit organisation enabling international exchange and cooperation with the aim of accelerating the development of the indoor/vertical farming industry.
At the heart of a warehouse management system is understanding the demands of the products that must be stored and investing in equipment to meet these needs while optimising warehouse capacity.
One sure way to increase productivity and the bottom line of a successful warehouse operation is to reduce errors made when selecting goods.
Dexion is delighted to announce it has signed an Authorised Distributor and Brand Licence agreement with SEC Exports.
Buying behaviour has changed exponentially in the last few decades and, as more and more people shop online, it is a change that is continuing to accelerate.
Sergio Rodriguez will become the new CEO of Gonvarri Material Handling (GMH) effective 1st of January 2021. Frank Pohl, who has led GMH for the last 6 years as CEO, will retire by the end of 2020.
There’s no doubting the worldwide effect of the Coronavirus pandemic on the economy, and warehousing, along with all other sectors, has been affected.
To keep pace with increasing volumes and rising demand for fast and accurate turnaround, warehouse management and operation have had to evolve, and this has meant a move towards automation.
The days when primarily the largest companies were investing in storage machines are over.
If you have a cold storage warehouse, you will appreciate the costs involved not only in building the facility but in maintaining it at a constant low or sub-zero temperature.
Making sure your warehouse complies with the latest legislation in warehouse safety and pandemic protection is critical to smooth operations and team safety.
Gonvarri Material Handling (GMH) has acquired a majority stake in “Kaufmann Systems AG”, a Swiss engineering company which offers a wide variety of storage equipment systems & solutions for automation projects.
Gonvarri Material Handling (GMH) is pleased to announce the acquisition of UK based Complete Storage & Interiors Ltd (CSI).
Products come in all shapes, sizes and weights, and – if they need to be warehoused – they must be stored carefully and safely, while making maximum use of the space available.
The modern healthcare industry develops at a faster pace than ever. As expected, this comes with new challenges and institutions are heavily relying on technology to quickly adapt to changes in the environment.
Before you go ahead and invest in a new warehouse storage solution, it is well worth taking time to consider what your goals are and then selecting adjustable pallet racking which helps you meet these goals.
To further our support to dealers, Dexion has distributed its state-of-the-art 3D Design tool, built on the CET Configura platform.
A new mobile tyre store has helped steer a path towards greater business efficiency for a leading Danish motor dealership.
Pallets, forklifts and people have been the essential components for every warehouse for over 100 years. Although both of the ﬁrst two aspects have evolved since then, the logistics industry today is still heavily reliant on the one component that hasn’t evolved – people.
Purchasing adjustable pallet racking can represent a large investment for any business, and it is an investment that needs looking after.
When it comes to pallets, there is more to them than meets the eye. Start delving beneath and you will find a myriad of terms and a whole range of sizes. With pallets, it is definitely not a case of one size fits all.
In this world of increasingly scarce resources, where we are encouraged to reuse and recycle, it makes sense to apply this philosophy to pallet racking. Or does it?
Whenever a business makes an investment decision it is vital to consider the options, and this is equally true of investing in pallet racking for your warehouse.
Dexion invested heavily in top-of-the-range modern equipment to help provide its customers with the most advanced storage solutions.
Like all good partnerships, any warehouse expansion requires careful co-ordination between two industry partners, customer and materials handling manufacturer to ensure Return on Investment (RoI).
Pallet racking has been the most popular form of storage for decades. Ever since the first retailer started running out of space, this simple and effective form of shelving has provided the backbone to every successful business.
Dexion UK wanted to create a modern collaborative workspace in which employees could work together on one floor to forge a stronger team and strive towards common goals.
Palby Marine took the decision to invest in one of the most advanced storage and retrieval systems that was available. They chose the Constructor Tornado Automated Vertical Storage Machine.
They knew they wanted a system that would help them maintain the quality of service that has become the company’s watchword, but they didn’t want to pay over the odds for it.
With the development of business turnover is growing, the assortment is increasing, and many companies face the situation where the existing warehouse space is not enough and steps are required to increase its capacity
The rise in demand for high quality food gave FoodService Danmark a problem: how could they keep their many customers satisfied when they were running out of storage space?
When staff describe some of the positions they are asked to work in as ‘stupid’, responsible companies know that it’s time for action.
Danfoss asked Constructor if they had a solution that would help their process to flow better. They asked the right people as Constructor had just what was needed: the Constructor Palletflow system.
Working closely with the client, Constructor created an installation that addressed all VMS Group’s needs.
Various competitions were held on the First of June at Carbunarii Valley Resort in Rasnov, where the children could compete in various sporting competitions, ranging from running and bicycle racing to other fun-filled games.
Dexion supported young talented students from Rasnov to develop their skills in the traditional art of Easter egg painting.
Dexion Storage Solutions offers storage systems manufactured both at the factory in Romania at its factories in the Germany and Russia and its assembly centre in Finland.
In January 2018, Gonvarri Steel Services completed the acquisition of Constructor Group A/S.
Now with roller systems integrated into the profiles, picking and sorting is faster, safer and more comfortable for Kopenhagen Fur’s warehouse operatives.
A second team of Dexion Romania colleagues have successfully completed 5 days of training in 6 Sigma methodologies receiving their Green Belt certification.
Searching for a storage solution has just got a whole lot easier. Dexion has created a new website that is cleaner, brighter and easier to navigate.
Dmitri brings extensive experience and a wide range of skills to his new role at Constructor.
Constructor Group sent a strong team to the recent AGM of the European Racking Federation (ERF).
On the 4th of October, Altor signed an agreement to divest Constructor Group – excluding the Bruynzeel brand and offering - to Gonvarri.
Our main focus is to offer a well-founded program of training to the young people who start their business careers with us every year.
A group of our colleagues helped with projects to renovate some of the historic buildings and the school facilities in the village of Fundata.
When Dexion heard about the Libra Foundation, a charity that supports Romania’s most disadvantaged children in local residential centres, they were keen to know more.
Dexion’s employees sought shade from the searing hot August weather, on the banks of Bela’s Poplar pond in Belin, Covasna where the 2017 Dexion Fishing Cup took place.
Alexey Borzenko, MD of Constructor RU was delighted with the welcome he received last week as one of SPIBA’s newest members.
Sales for the warehousing division, which markets throughout Europe under the Constructor, Kasten, Dexion and PSS trademarks, rose by over 11% in 2016.
Our applicants should have a genuine passion for technology, analytical thinking, interest towards communication skills and team projects.
Before you commit to investing many thousands if not millions in automating your operation, reading our White Paper on the subject is a worthwhile investment of your time.
The 12 teams each consisted of 8 men and 1 woman and they all showed great determination and passion throughout the competition as well as a great deal of fair play.
130 people took part in this action, most of them being Dexion volunteers, joined in by employees of GosCom Cetate Rasnov and soldiers from the nearby Military Unit.
Mr. Mihai Constantinescu is a talented Romanian senior engineer who was recently elected as a Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
Dexion’s strong network of suppliers from the United Kingdom meet yearly to update the status of their endeavours, get introduced to the latest new solutions from Dexion and plan future strategy.
Our testing centre is integral to our high standards and workmanship of our products, where we continually innovate new products and improve existing ones.
The leader of the Storage Solutions market in Romania, Dexion has recently reached a new milestone, currently employing over 300 in its Romanian headquarters as a direct result of a growing market share, a diversification of products and an increased role throughout Constructor Group.
The Czech Logistics Association was happy to welcome Dexion as members recognising the company’s global importance as a major manufacturer since 1947 and innovator, which promoted the Slotted Angle as the world’s first racking system.
SEMA, the Storage Equipment Manufacturers’ Association has appointed Matt Grierson, MD of Constructor Group as president
An expansion building was created to accommodate 8 new Tornado storage machines at their Denver facility.
Dexion's compact storage solutions, i.e. mobile racking and mobile shelving, make the most of the space available while at the same time allowing fast and safe retrieval.
Dexion are therefore pleased to announce that they have been awarded accreditation from safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health & safety.
As part of Dexion’s policy of expanding its presence in Eastern Europe, new Dexion websites were recently launched in Ukraine, Bulgaria, Moldova, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia - Herzegovina and Muntenegro.
Mark Cummings, Sales Manager from Dexion now takes a look at some of the options you can consider before committing to your final storage and racking solution.
Slotted Angle has been used to help showcase Britain’s fashion stars of the future at Graduate Fashion Week which was held at London’s Earl’s Court in June, 2010.
ProfiCenter FM Becomes a Dexion Authorized Distributor in Ukraine