Order Fulfillment using Picking Trolleys with Pack Lights

KARDEX VERTICAL SHUTTLES + PICK LIGHTS + TROLLEY WITH PACK LIGHTS

Case Study - Overview:

The Abena group is a Danish, family owned company and a market leaders in the protective healthcare business producing a wide range of incontinence products, baby nappies, sanitary towels and other healthcare-related disposable goods.

Abena has a fully automated warehouse in Aabenraa, Denmark storing 19,000 products in 8 Kardex Shuttles 7,750 mm high with a total of 990 shelves.

Advantages at a glance

  • Extremely efficient put and pick process utilizing Kardex Dynamic Zones
  • Picking errors are eliminated due to the Kardex Power Pick Global Software and trolleys equipped with pack to light.
  • More than 200 picks per picker/hour equals a 300% efficiency improvement.
     

Scope of Delivery

  • 18 Kardex Shuttles 7,750 mm high with a total of 990 shelves
  • 2,455 m2 of storage on a footprint of 290 m2 floor space
  • Picking trolleys with KBS "pack to light" and bar code readers
  • Laser pointer for picking accuracy.

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