Order picking system for car spare parts
In a first phase, the distribution centre in Belgium was built to ensure distribution to the Belgian and French shops. As part of the expansion in southern France, a second distribution centre was built in France.
3 types (Seneffe) and 2 types (Toulouse) cardboard boxes
Up to 15,000 order lines per dayNearly 100,000 SKUUp to 1,000 SU per hour (Belgium)Up to 750 SU/hour (France)
17 hours a day
The system consists of:
- 40 picking zones and 4 sorting lanes (Belgium)
- 20 picking zones and 2 sorting lanes (France)
- Integrated box forming machine
- Automatic label equipment and box closers
A router system and a network of delivery for shipment belts. The parts to be shipped are transported error-free to the various picking zones by choosing the best route. Voice-activated demand allows employees to carry out their job hands-free.