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Logistics concept new DC

September 04, 2017 2333 Views

 

Description

Bunzl Retail & Industry is a wholesale company in packaging material and disposables. Bunzl delivers to Food and Non food companies.

Opportunities

Groenewout executed a feasibility study and supported in the decision to build a new DC instead of renting an existing one. Subsequently, Groenewout was asked to set up a detailed site layout based on the logistics concept to hand this over to the construction company.

Solution

To set up the new layout and logistics concept several steps were taken;

  • Review of growth scenarios, Opex, Capex, number of needed locations and m2.
  • Set up overview of m2 per activity
  • Set up drawing of site layout (internal and external)

Benefits

  • Clear hand over of the logistics concept in a detailed drawing to the construction experts.
  • Well analyzed and documented future Opex and Capex overview.