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Implementation support with focus on process/solution design

April 06, 2016 2467 Views

dhl_exel_supply_chain_svgDescription
DHL is part of the world’s leading postal and logistics Group, Deutsche Post DHL and encompasses three divisions: DHL Express, DHL Global Forwarding, Freight and DHL Supply Chain. DHL Supply Chain is a Logistics Service Provider operating worldwide and is specialized in warehousing and distribution solutions, Value Added Services (VAS) and transportation. For the DHL Supply Chain Bornem location a new food client needed to be implemented.

Opportunities
Groenewout was asked to support DHL’s implementation team in the area of a detailed definition of logistics processes and logistics engineering.

Solution
Groenewout assisted DHL Supply Chain in the following area’s:

  • Attend process workshops
  • Determine location heights of the racking
  • Positioning workplaces, communication area, exception handling areas, MHE parking, packing material
  • Determine capacity staging area and design the staging lanes
  • Create location identification methodology
  • Determine stacking requirements for pick area
  • Add results of above activities to Nedcon drawings

Benefits
Groenewout was able to help DHL because of :

  • In depth knowledge of logistics operations
  • Knowledge of DHL in-house logistics model ABACUS
  • Groenewout broad experience with implementations of logistics processes