One of the world's largest consumer goods companies asked Miebach Consulting to draw up a feasibility study with regard to the implementation of an automated orders preparation system at their main national distribution warehouse. The client had exhausted all of their options for improvement within the limitations of their existing technology and required the necessary support to make a technological leap, for which they were already prepared.
Analyze flows, validate the quantity of equipment and operational costs
Analyze the portfolio and profile for the sizing, picking and storage options
Provide an estimate of savings for resources and operations
Increased picking productivity by 170%
Reduced replenishment labor requirement by 11%
Achieved processes automation, based on "pick-to-belt" technology