• J. König GmbH

    A warehouse solution tailored to a diverse product portfolio


Our customer

The J. König GmbH in Karlsruhe is a family business in the 4th generation. The company produces and sells tools for natural stone fabricators, stonemasons and sculptors. The product portfolio ranges from small stone drills to angle grinders and bulky transport racks.

Customer requirements

    • The company is expanding rapidly and continues to do so. To equip itself, a new logistics center was built
    • The new storage room must be used optimally
    • There is a faster, smoother material flow necessary
    • The project had to be implemented within a tight timetable

The BITO Solution

    • BITO Carton Live Storage with Pallet Racking buffer storage above

    » For the tool manufacturer, BITO has planned and implemented a flexible, space & time saving solution

    • Lower level

    » Carton Live Storage with stratight flowshelves, creating a First In First Out (FIFO) operation

    • Protection

    » To protect the employees from falling goods, anti collapse mesh was insalled at the rear of the pallet racking

    • Buffer

    » Above the Carton Live storage BITO installed pallet racking beam levels to allow storage of the product not fitting in the Carton Live

Storage facility features

    • Euro pallets are stored in the BITO pallet racking systems
    • The picking areas for the high turnover products are provided on the lower levels of the system
    • In a seperate area their is Multi-Tier shelving with a rack supported floor. The shelving is for slower moving small parts. The floor is for bulkier products
    • Access to the floor is by stairs and the goods are loaded onto the floor via the pallet gate

Customer benefits

    • The arrangement of the racking system with strict separation of the loading and unloading side increases the safety of the employees
    • The system is perfectly matched to the diverse product portfolio of the company.
    • This storage solution ensures a fast order throughput and thus high efficiency

Customer statement

The strict separation of the operations increases the efficiency.

Daniel Petri, Managing Director J. König GmbH

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