Marquardt GmbH: New logistics centre for an automotive supplier

Starting point

  • Implementation of a new logistics centre with pallet storage and automated small parts warehouse
  • The task for entero was to create and to implement new logistics processes for the logistics centre

Solution

  • Definition of new strategies regarding an optimised storage utilisation for the storage process from suppliers and affiliated companies
  • Design an optimised order consolidation in the shipping process for customers and affiliates
  • Definition and development of the Idoc-Interface for the automated small parts warehouse
  • Direct connection from the automated small parts warehouse to the production including tugger trains for the production supply

Success

  • Roll out was achieved in time and on budget
  • Successful 'go live' of the new processes
  • Reduction of the needs of manpower (change from a 3-shift operation into a 2-shift operation)