TGW sets up Mercadona warehouse solution


TGW, an automated warehouse solutions provider, has installed a cheap mlb jerseys new full cheap jerseys crate order picking system at a Mercadona distribution centre in southern Spain. The is system purportedly enables fresh produce totes to be picked and ready for dispatch in less than six hours.

Mercadona is a Spanish supermarket chain which has a network of distribution centres, serving its supermarkets throughout the country. The distribution centre in Guadix, Granada, has been established to assist with the replenishment of around 80 stores in the south of Spain. It is this new facility which has been equipped by TGW. UPS The two companies have worked together before to set up similar systems at and Mercadona distribution centres.

TGW installed eight ф overhead gantry ASR machines at the facility which capable of cheap nba jerseys handling up to 30,000 totes of 300 different varieties per day.

The process begins Geoinformática with fresh goods arriving on pallets cheap nba jerseys and then being de-palletized by TGW equipment and divided into four stacks per pallet. The goods are then transported by conveyor to a picking area. As soon as they arrive at the picking area the overhead gantry ASR machines collect the stacks and place them on the floor Swahili – each stack containing only one SKU.

Individual orders from Mercadona biljetter! stores are placed at the logistics centre and the overhead gantry ASR machines automatically start to pick tote by tote. These are stacked on top of each other again until the entire order is completed in one or more stacks. Each stack can be up to 2.2m high.

When a stack is cheap nfl jerseys complete it is buffered for a later dispatch procedure or immediately loaded onto a pallet for transportation to the designated supermarket.

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