WHAT WE DO
Audit the quantity and assess the condition of the material handling equipment in each facility. Based on the operational requirements, inventory detail, and order profiles, we evaluate the use of existing equipment and examine potential alternatives for a more efficient distribution environment. The equipment we assess includes:
Vehicles including VNA and special use vehicles
Conveyor / sortation
Storage equipment - rack, shelving, AS/RS etc.
Picking equipment - pallet / carton flow, carousels, sorters, A-frames, etc.
Radio frequency - terminals and RFID
Pick to Light, Put to Light and Voice Pick
Miscellaneous - workstations, packing equipment, carton erecting, carton sealing equipment
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
Identification of when and where specific equipment and technologies are appropriate
An equipment requirements listing by functional area
A detailed plan delineating the equipment requirements to handle future growth or business changes
Cost / savings analysis for any new or future equipment
Budgetary estimates for equipment / systems
Product profiling / slotting recommendations