A major fashion company's warehouse had already exceeded its current capacity, and the company turned to Miebach Consulting to develop a solution. Miebach identified opportunities for both garments on hangers and flat pack storage areas. The solutions developed allowed the client to stay within the same footprint for the next five years, while taking on additional growth. Miebach also provided insights on improvements to the material flow.
Develop detailed storage plans for hanging garments, flat pack and returns
Re-engineering of existing facility to meet future storage requirements
Facility road mapping based on suggested capacity increase measures
Increased storage capacity by 20% while leveraging the existing footprint
Identified conveyor bottlenecks and developed mitigation strategies
Reduced false peaks within the order profile through wave picking introduction