Federal-Mogul Corporation is a global supplier of trusted brands and products to manufacturers of automotive, light commercial, heavy-duty and off-highway vehicles, as well as in power generation, aerospace, marine, rail and industrial.
In the United Kingdom, the aftermarket is served by a DC located in Bradford. It is an owned property. Due to the historical growth, the layout is sub-optimal and improvements are constrained by the properties inherently linked to the plot.
A manual and automated concept was designed in detail together with a quantitative and qualitative analysis in support of an investment decision. It was advised to opt for the manual solution unless the e-commerce growth projection would increase significantly.