DC DESIGN

A new DC is an opportunity to dramatically improve the efficiencies and performance outcomes of your supply chain and to act as a catalyst for whole of business improvement.

    Our services include:

  • Improved layout concepts
  • Scenario and modelling simulations
  • Full NPV analysis covering fixed and variable costs
  • Optimal one-touch flow principles
  • Lean priciples of buffering and JIT to minimise costs
  • Eliminate wasted efforts
  • Optimsing flow of product into, through and out of the DC
  • Security and safety
  • Cross-dock, flow through, pick and pack, value added and kitting operations
  • Food, chemical, pharma, retail, FMCG, manufacturing and speciality DC’s
  • Commissioning and transition operations
  • New workforce planning and training
  • Materials handling systems, operations, engineered work standards and management productivity control systems
  • Redesign of existing facilities
  • A warehouse operations manual
  • Develop a time-phased implementation plan

Our DC design service develops new designs that meets your performance needs, maximize capacity and desired service levels at the lowest possible cost.

We start with a comprehensive analysis of your current and future needs, the competitive landscape and the best solutions for you. We then produce a comprehensive DC design including physical layout, infrastructure, IT, processes implementation and an operations manual to ensure the best possible performance.