Consolidation of warehouse operations would require improved planning and stock flow management to cater to wider geographies. This calls for increased focus on transportation networks and robust warehouse management which would eventually turn out to be a critical factor for timely service delivery. A brief stock flow model as proposed by JAL..
Most of the industry players will adopt the strategy of consolidation followed by expansion. Consolidation would result in decline in warehouse operating cost. Most warehousing occupiers are expected to take decisions purely on the basis of reach to market, quality and size requirements. While restructuring the warehouse, companies can opt for various warehousing models….