Zip Waters - Re-engineering

Posted by Jason Tindley on 23-Aug-2018 11:56:12

 

In the United Kingdom, Zip has customer service offices in London, Birmingham, Manchester and near Norwich, plus warehousing near Norwich and manufacturing facilities at Southport, Merseyside.

Zip Waters warehousing and fulfilment operation in Norfolk had grown and expanded its sales over the years such that they had needed to take on additional space for storage and packing in a number of smaller units on the industrial estate.

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Topics: Warehouse Productivity

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust– Review of Commercial Transport Services

Posted by Jason Tindley on 23-Aug-2018 11:55:18

 

The remit was to review the commercial transport (courier) services currently undertaken or commissioned by NHS organisations within the Sussex & East Surrey Sustainability & Transformation Partnership and make recommendations for improvements in service delivery and cost and environmental performance (CO2 savings).

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Topics: Transport Planning

Baxi – Transport Review

Posted by Jason Tindley on 23-Aug-2018 11:54:15

 

Baxi has an in-house fleet complemented by hauliers. The remit was to quantify:

  • The impact of having no in-house fleet and using hauliers only.
  • Increasing the own fleet and to what point.
  • The cost increment of delivering to merchants’ sales outlets instead of their distribution centres.
  • The cost increment of delivering direct to end users.
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Topics: Transport Planning

Hancocks – e-fulfilment

Posted by Jason Tindley on 23-Aug-2018 11:53:21

 

LPC have significant experience in picking and packing operations and were engaged by Hancocks to design a new standalone picking and packing operation dedicated to the business e-commerce fulfilment. In determining its location and layout within the facility the operation had to take into account:

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Topics: Warehouse Productivity

DHL Tradeteam – Wholesaler Fleet Review

Posted by Jason Tindley on 19-Feb-2018 16:51:15

LPC were retained by DHL Tradeteam to review a wholesaler client’s fleet requirement and how distribution ought to change to maximise efficiency and minimise cost to serve.

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Topics: Logistics Planning, Transport Planning

B&M Bargains - Warehouse Design

Posted by Jason Tindley on 22-Jan-2018 15:24:36

Following on from their continuing growth B&M were looking to open a Southern DC to support their Southern Stores. A site had been identified and LPC were initially retained to carry out a validation of the proposals for the site prior to submission of planning applications by the developer.  The high level brief was to validate the requirement for a 1 million square foot warehouse with consideration to automation.

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Topics: Warehouse Design

ENOTRIA&CO – Wine Distribution

Posted by Jason Tindley on 28-Nov-2017 16:36:27

LPC was originally approached to review the layout and fit out requirement for a new DC to ensure that it could meet its service levels and HMRC compliance.

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Topics: Transport Planning

Camelot- Picking & Packing Review

Posted by Jason Tindley on 28-Nov-2017 16:36:04

LPC were engaged by Camelot to review its picking and packing operation that had been adapted over the years to support the growth in scratch card games with the packing stations being amended and added to over time.

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Topics: Warehouse Productivity

Trinity House – Re-Engineering

Posted by Jason Tindley on 28-Nov-2017 16:35:32

LPC were engaged by Trinity House to review their Supplies Warehouse Facility for the purpose of reviewing their storage and handling of stock items, the operation and the systems employed.

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Topics: Warehouse Productivity

Talking Tables – 3PL Review

Posted by Jason Tindley on 28-Nov-2017 16:34:52

LPC were initially retained to

  • Identify the business requirements
  • Review the operation of the current 3PL based on the identified requirements
  • benchmarking study against other 3PL providers
  • Data analysis to identify a “day in the life of” the warehouse and the transport requirements
  • Identifying storage and picking needs, throughputs and distribution etc
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Topics: Logistics Planning

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