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Uniphar Group - Case Study

Ireland's leading health solutions provider increases pick efficiency by 25% with Jungheinrich.

Uniphar Group, needed to improve operations at its main warehouse in Dublin. Jungheinrich delivered a comprehensive solution, creating space savings of 85%, increasing pick efficiency by 25%, and setting the warehouse up for 24-hour automated operations.

Challenges

  • Streamlining of existing warehouse operations was required.
  • Increased productivity and efficiency were desired.
  • Increase in available storage space was needed.
  • Move to 24-hour operations required.
  • Capacity for future Very Narrow Aisle (VNA) automation was desired.

Solutions

  • Customised the existing storage system.
  • Installed busbar on VNAs and accompanying EKX trucks.
  • Installed Vertical Lift System (LRK) carousel.
  • Delivered Electric Pallet Stacker (ERC) trucks.
  • Included Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) in fleet.

Benefits

  • Operational processes improved.
  • VNA busbar and EKX trucks increased pick efficiency by 25%.
  • Space saving of 85% from LRK carousels.
  • LRKs improve efficiency, lowering costs.
  • AGVs allow for 24-hour operation.

Uniphar Group: Solution Summary

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