J. SAINSBURY TO OPEN DEPOT IN SCOTLAND FOR CROSS DOCKING

NEW ORLEANS -- J. Sainsbury plc in September will open a new distribution center in Scotland designed to facilitate cross docking, improve order accuracy and reduce stocking levels within the depot."The new depot will be 200,000 square feet and will handle over 1 million cases per week," said Robert Parle, director of distribution operations for J. Sainsbury, London.According to Parle, the warehouse

NEW ORLEANS -- J. Sainsbury plc in September will open a new distribution center in Scotland designed to facilitate cross docking, improve order accuracy and reduce stocking levels within the depot.

"The new depot will be 200,000 square feet and will handle over 1 million cases per week," said Robert Parle, director of distribution operations for J. Sainsbury, London.

According to Parle, the warehouse will function on a "pick-on-receipt," or cross-docking system, with the help

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