• Johann A. Meyer

    A combination of different BITO storage systems for the efficient, safe storage and picking of a wide product portfolio


About the customer

The Johann A. Meyer GmbH can look back on more than 100 years of company history and, with just under 70 employees, is an experienced and high-performance partner for hygiene, cleaning and care products, cleaning machines and catering items. The company based in Wildau near Berlin supplies hospitals, administrations and large-scale enterprises in the area of Berlin-Brandenburg and Saxony-Anhalt / Saxony, but also in the entire federal territory, as well as craftsmen and cleaning service providers with their products.

Customer requirements

    • The company needs a storage system facility that makes it possible to handle the broad product portfolio efficiently and safely
    • The turnover rate of the respective products is very different, this requires that storage and picking devices must be designed accordingly

The BITO Solution

    • Commissioning at the lower level

    » BITO implements a Carton Live Storage system so that the various items can be picked at the lower level according to the First In First Out (FIFO) principle

    • Brake Rollers

    » The flow channels are equipped with brake rollers. The brake rollers ensure smooth controlled movement of the product and avoids damages

    • Buffer Storage for Pallets

    » Above the Carton Live there is heavy duty pallet racking for the storage of palletised stock

    • Shelving

    » BITO small part boltless shelving complete the storage system

    • Palett Storage

    » The storage solution is completed with a BITO pallet rack application

Storage facility features

    • For products that are picked in small quantities and have a high turnover rate, the BITO flow rack is used
    • Items with a small envelope are provided in BITO small part boltless shelving
    • BITO pallet racks serve as storage areas with the buffer stock for the flow levels
    • For mass-produced items, such as toilet paper or disposable towels, the company uses pallet racking

Customer benefits

    • The storage solution has been adapted to the product variety and the different turnover rates of the articles - the overall equipment includes a compilation of different BITO systems, each article is easily accessible
    • Supply buffers are provided in the immediate vicinity of the order picking level, saving long travel times to replenish the throughput channels
    • The system enables efficient and ergonomic order picking
    • Brakes in the flow channels ensure that even 5-liter canisters run safely and cleanly over the runways without tipping over

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