Relocated & extended
12 December 2012
When Yankee Candle Europe relocated to new premises SSI Schaefer was contracted to extend its original customised 'flexible zone' pick-to-light system from the previous building to suit the new warehouse and increased d
SSI Schaefer dismantled the existing zone picking system made up of carton live storage, pick-by-light picking and conveyor-based carton sortation, transported it to the new DC and reinstalled it in conjunction with a complete reconfiguration and extension.
There are now more picking locations in the carton live storage, an additional full case 'pick to belt conveyor', additional 'sort-to-route' sortation lanes for completed orders and separate shipping carton feeds.