In times where supply chain all over the world must adapt to rapidly changing demands, government regulations, and volatile circumstances, sustainability and reducing the carbon footprint might not get as high on the priority list as you would like. This blog explains some tips and tricks to paint your warehouse green and increase operational productivity. A more sustainable supply chain can start at your warehouse.
Before going into more detail, let’s define the scope. The warehouse or distribution centre is a crucial link in the end-to-end supply chain. Transport between the different links is an obvious target when trying to minimize your carbon footprint. This is not the only area to focus on though, there is much to gain inside and outside of the four walls of your warehouse as well. We will look at what we can achieve with the warehouse and how this will impact the bigger picture.
Several customers in the Manhattan GeoPartner network have implemented sustainable solutions at their warehouses.