ProMat 2017 - supply chain, manufacturing, distribution trade show
McCormick Place
Chicago, IL | April 3-6, 2017

Automation - Because you're worth it

Sponsored by Cimcorp

  • Seminar Number 131
  • Date Monday, April 3, 2017
  • Time 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
  • Location Theater G
  • Type Seminar

Presented By

Derek Rickard - Distribution Systems Sales Manager
Cimcorp Automaton, Ltd.
905-516-7513 (w)

Johnathan Hart - Director, Physical Flows


What You Will Learn

In order to improve operations, production and order quality while enhancing customer service and meeting premier environmental standards, L'Oreal brought Cimcorp on to automate its layer picking process for their distribution center in Walton, Kentucky. By implementing a custom, end-to-end automated system developed by Cimcorp, L'Oreal's Walton distribution center was able to reduce operation hours from three shifts to two and now has the ability to handle 1 million cases and replenish 6,000 pallets per month.

Key Takeaways

• How to access a large volume of inventory with a single machine and create customer orders in any desire sequence with robotic layer picking.

•Benefits achieved by L'Oreal including financial, ergonomic and environmental benefits.


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