Enabling omni-channel order fulfillment for Home Improvement Chain

Omni - channel fulfillment center

The company is the largest home improvement retail chain in Latin America. It’s operational in 6 countries with around 450,000 sq.mt. of warehousing space in Chile alone. The e-commerce business for the company has been growing rapidly with proliferation in SKUs being handled. They needed a solution at their distribution center spread across 100,000 sq.mt. that could serve to store and e-com operations. 

  • Problem Statement
  • Manage complex omni channel fulfillment with growing share of online orders
  • Optimize warehouse for handling multiple inventory load units (pallets, cases and eaches) to increase throughput
  • Handle wider range of SKUs across a variety of dimensions & fragility
  • Configure warehouse operations for scalability with increase in number of stores
  • Reduce space and time required for consolidation of store fulfillment orders
  • Optimize shipment process to reduce high dock to stock time in retail stores
  • Benefits Delivered
  • The GreyOrange Butler solution was able to help the customer fulfill twice more volume of orders while reducing the operating expenses significantly
  • The customer was able to adapt to evolving Omni channel processes using the solution
  • Unified order picking and consolidation model. Reduced dock to stock time and DOH inventory at client's stores
  • Capacity increase within the warehouse leading to Capex avoidance. Besides, there were opex savings and space optimizations
We use cookies on our website. Cookies are used to improve the functionality and use of our internet site, as well as for analytic and advertising purposes. To learn more about cookies, how we use them and how to change your cookies settings find out more here. By continuing to use this site without changing your settings you consent to our use of cookies.       Accept