A leading regional department store needed to build a new warehouse in order to meet growth requirements of over 12% per year. To support this initiative, they asked Miebach Consulting to draw up a design that aligned with the company's growth and development projections, along with the definition of the best automatic system of sorting and storage technique for handling goods.
Design an automatic sorting and storage system for handling goods
Evaluate and determine ideal mix of automated and manual material handling
Create the optimal operational flow inside the warehouse
Improved inventory capacity for handling goods
Return of investment of $20 M in only 6 years
35% reduction of personnel costs through automation