Group Claes is a dynamic family business and profiles itself as the professional supplier of the meat processing sector. The company represents a wide range of domestic and foreign manufacturers.
The Group has two core activities: Claes Distribution and Claes Machines.
Claes Distribution is a wholesaler of supplies for the meat processing sector and distributes more than 14,000 quality products with its own trucks in Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and France.
Claes Machines offers a complete range of machines for the meat processing sector. Maintenance and repairs are carried out by its own qualified employees.
At the time of the study:
Van Looy Group is requested in a 2nd opinion exercise to challenge the design and infrastructure of the nieuw warehouse. Additional attention is requested for the
positioning of the loading docks and the planned picking strategies.
Design a logistics concept taking into account following requirements:
A concept design in which the 12 loading docks were repositioned and in which the picking process was organised according to zone picking.