Executive Briefings

Solving Replenishment Challenges Within 1.25 Million Square Feet

Challenge: Imagine a warehouse operation that handles more than 50,000 SKUs housed under 1.25 million square feet of space. Most of those SKUs can be ordered and picked as eaches and needed to be stored on forward picklines. The challenges faced when managing how those pick locations are replenished is enormous.

Solution: DMLogic was contracted to take on improving the performance of Area Replenishment. If this utility could run more quickly, it could minimize, and even eliminate, the need for Emergency Replen. By removing unnecessary routines and by tuning others, DMLogic consultants were able to drop the run time from six hours to just under one hour!

Results: Using Area Replenishment allows the operation to restock locations, while minimizing the need for Emergency Replens improving throughput. And since Area Replenishment uses some of the same routines that the WMS incorporates into Putaway finding the right putaway location is also faster.

About the Solution Provider: DMLogic helps clients reach the highest levels of productivity and efficiency within the four walls of the warehouse including design, implementation, support. From prescription drugs to auto parts, whatever the size or inventory needs, DMLogic can provide project resources, customized enhancements, reliable system support and responsive help desk support.

Web: www.dmlogicllc.com

Email: sales@dmlogicllc.com

Phone: 412-440-4493

Solution: DMLogic was contracted to take on improving the performance of Area Replenishment. If this utility could run more quickly, it could minimize, and even eliminate, the need for Emergency Replen. By removing unnecessary routines and by tuning others, DMLogic consultants were able to drop the run time from six hours to just under one hour!

Results: Using Area Replenishment allows the operation to restock locations, while minimizing the need for Emergency Replens improving throughput. And since Area Replenishment uses some of the same routines that the WMS incorporates into Putaway finding the right putaway location is also faster.

About the Solution Provider: DMLogic helps clients reach the highest levels of productivity and efficiency within the four walls of the warehouse including design, implementation, support. From prescription drugs to auto parts, whatever the size or inventory needs, DMLogic can provide project resources, customized enhancements, reliable system support and responsive help desk support.

Web: www.dmlogicllc.com

Email: sales@dmlogicllc.com

Phone: 412-440-4493