16 Feb Factory Logistics – Automation and Software
Effective management of factory logistics has a significant impact on an organisation’s productivity and there are plenty of systems and equipment available. The benefits come from faster, leaner processes that increase the predictability and consistency of the operation. At Conveyor Networks (www.conveyornetworks.co.uk) we design and provide systems alongside our business partners to install a complete factory logistics package including automation, software and conveyor hardware.
Why Conveyor Networks?
Factory logistics automation combines hardware and software components to improve the quality of processes across the shop floor. Adding high level software to the operation makes each stage of automation seamless, via real time updates to host systems such as the WMS making overall management of the system better.
Conveyor Networks team of logistics specialists offer best in class software and automation solutions. Common issues that the company can help resolve include changing Goods-in procedures to improve inventory tracking, Putaway and Picking route optimisation, bottlenecks in Packing and carrier integration for Despatch. The company’s internal expertise and external partnerships allow them to project manage and build bespoke, needs based solutions where necessary.
“The support and service levels Conveyor Networks provide give us peace of mind that our systems always operate effectively, particularly important in our busiest periods.” – John Prior, Production Director, Grafenia plc.
At Conveyor Networks, we aim to build close working relationships and partnerships with our clients which for many incorporates repeat projects and ongoing support and maintenance SLAs.
Streamlined factory logistics
An intelligent automated system is able to improve the quality of processes and increase predictability and consistency, in turn generating return on investment.
- Timely, efficient processes
- Improved health and safety
- Productivity uplift
- Improved customer service
Conveyor Networks customers include Tate & Lyle, Johnson & Johnson and Unilever.