Innova Supply Chain can help you to make sure that your warehousing solution meets the business requirements, and is able to cope with future demands. The key to timely completion is an understanding of the differing requirements and the ability to bring together and control these processes whilst minimising disruption to the core business.
At a strategic level we can help you to determine the optimum number, location and design of facilities, taking into consideration the geographical distribution of your customers, suppliers, customer service requirements, existing resources, and availability and cost of new facilities and labour.
At a tactical level we can help you with the design of the new warehouse, determining the optimum storage methods, handling equipment and layout. This service extends to all areas of the building, including the overall site design and office layouts.
In existing facilities, we can benchmark your current operations, and identify changes to improve utilization, capacity and efficiency. Our expertise includes, stock profiling, Supply Chain modelling, internal design and layout, the specification of materials handling equipment, storage media, and Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) selection and implementation.
When your plans are in place, we can provide a project management service to assist you with the implementation, and provide ongoing support in the project. This may include specification, tendering and installation management of equipment and cut over planning. In new builds or building refurbishments, we can help you to determine the building design requirements, including floors, lighting levels, sprinkler installations, heating, office areas, and dock and door designs. We can also provide support with building and planning control, insurers, landlords etc.
The key to timely completion is an understanding of the differing requirements and the ability to bring together and control these processes whilst minimizing disruption to the core business.