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creation and automation of a picking centre, re-introduction to the market, reconverting sites, regrouping sites, design of Information System
Saturday 20 December 2008, by .
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This service answers the following concerns:
Reduction of storage costs and oustourced picking costs
Re-using a former production site
Reducing space needed and the costs: how and priorities
Revise flow, optimise the production process by reducing the time cycles for treating orders,
Guarantee the competitiveness of the site and its profitability by putting in place an organisation adapted to the specific constraints of the company and the market.
Know the best automation tools on the market
Rationalise the production costs guaranteeing efficient management of the supply cycle - storage - manufacturing - delivery.
Gains in staff and in required surface area,
Reintroduction to the market, or reconversion of an industrial site,
Gains in subcontracting,
Reduction in stock levels
Installation of dynamic slotting and picking: accelerators of logistic efficiency.
Major stages in the construction of the warehouse:
definition of the need
application of the regulations
adapting of the site
design of the building
security and equipment
securing and making safe industrial areas that have been shut down (energy and liquid networks, pollution and fire risks, surveillance),
evaluation of the state buildings, then of deconstruction and/or removal budgets
audit and valuation of the flow
study of customer stock, cover, rotation
study of the integration of a bar code picking solution, Voice picking, PDA, and warehouse management by WMS (Warehouse Management System) by RF terminals to meet production of 120 to 130 lines per day per person, study of the replenishment of stocks and supplies
simulation and optimisation of work stations
better productivity research
analysis of modifications to ERP, WMS, Web technology and EAI, middleware and suppliers’ offers to tender for solutions
study of stock transfer to a new site and reduce breaks in supply
project manager’s position complete, write up specification manual and offer to tender, follow up supplier offers, planning, work with the architect, drive the studies and works on site.