Due to a variety of types and sizes of products, the complex internal transport for a top consumer goods company became a concern for safety and productivity. Miebach Consulting was asked to design an optimal layout within the existing building to minimize traveling distances and traffic congestions. All options considered for layout and equipment were built upon best practices that promote effective utilization of people and make economical use of the current footprint with fewer modifications.
Assessment of location and processes to map ideal material flows
Ascertain improvement opportunities for storage strategies
Identify required material handling equipment based on design criteria
Return on investment of 15% with the use of automated equipment
Reduced labor due to changes of traffic path and automation
Better safety, flexibility, efficiency while maintaining product quality