Project: Automation of warehouse
Solution: Implementation of a WMS system for automatic mini-load warehousing
Beta 80 Group created the WMS system software for controlling the new EMAK automatic box warehouse. The system controls the entire flow of material inwards and outwards, while at the same time managing the viewing of goods in the dynamic display. In particular, the WMS manages the following:
The automatic dynamic display is the trump card in the solution. It enables only the items necessary to fulfil orders in the following period to be kept on the display. The goods are assigned to the bays appropriate for the optimum movement of picking operators.
With the new automated warehouse put into service, Emak obtained a significant set of benefits:
The Supply Chain Management Division develops services and solutions for controlling production and distribution process, with particular emphasis on advanced logistics systems. The development of Warehouse Management and Supply Chain Management systems is divided into three areas:
Stöcklin has been present on the market since 1934 with over 1,100 plants created throughout the world. It operates on an international scale with a complete range of equipment for goods storage and automatic transport. Its main headquarters is in Basel, and it has branches in the larger European countries and in Mexico, and a total of 600 workers. Stöcklin Logistics deals with the design, sales and after-sales service of logistics systems and automatic transport and goods warehousing plants. It offers a complete range of products and services, from those for single freight operators to large turnkey systems.