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chirurgische Instrumente in einem Regal

Worldwide warehousing

Worldwide distribution of dental products

Industry
Dental

Location
Logistics Park Rhein-Main Biebesheim

Customer profile
One of the world's leading dental companies with a comprehensive product range in cosmetic dentistry, tooth preservation, prosthetics, periodontology and digital dentistry.

Project execution
Central goods distribution centre for dispatching products worldwide. Handling of dangerous goods and packaging the deliveries as limited quantities for dispatch by road, sea and air.

Benefits

  • Processing of all operational requirements (incoming goods, sampling, picking, packing, packaging, scheduling, dispatch, returns processing, inventory management of expendables & packaging materials)
  • Significant increase in delivery flexibility and services, shorter turnaround times
  • Optimisation of inventory management inc. preliminary financing of expendables and packaging materials
  • Expertise and experience with the dispatch of hazardous goods, also in the case of LQ/EQ
  • Processing of secure air freight
Mediziner mit Tablet

Distribution & engineering

Committed to the patients!

Industry
Medical

Location
Biebesheim

Customer profile
Leading international provider of dialysis products, equipment and services

Project implementation

Support with layout planning (engineering) of the logistics centre. Management of the central warehouse for the worldwide distribution of dialysis products.

Benefits

  • Improved performance thanks to optimised layout planning
  • Cost reduction via merger of several locations
  • Supply of more than 140 countries from one location
  • High cost transparency ensured by open book accounting
Wissenschaftler hält Petrischale und Pipette in der Hand

EU hub

Central distribution of heterogeneous pharmaceutical products!

Industry
Pharmaceutical industry

Location
Logistics Park Hochrhein Rheinfelden

Customer profile
Innovative research company for effective therapeutic concepts for urology, reproductive medicine and the field of chronic inflammation, etc.

Project implementation
Central EU hub platform for supplying the market with pharmaceuticals. Use of cooling systems. Storage for air freight, loading of sea containers

Benefits

  • Cost reduction and process optimisation by means of centralised warehousing within Europe
  • Individual order processing per country
  • Processing of secure air freight
  • Execution of customer centre activities in English
  • Day and night shift operation
Inside one of our logistics parks

Warehousing & transport management

Distribution & transport management from one stop!

Industry
Pharmaceutical industry

Location
Logistics Park Hochrhein Rheinfelden

Customer profile
Leading manufacturer of injection systems and diabetes specialist.

Project implementation
Management of the European central warehouse and distribution of diabetes products to consumers, field staff, wholesale trade and distributors. Execution of packing activities to create supply packages and other products. Central transport organisation

Benefits

  • Stock reduction thanks to central warehouse structure
  • Establishment of flexible resources to compensate for order peaks
  • Variabalisation of costs
  • Integration of other markets in the central warehouse structure
  • Reduction of transport costs thanks to management from one stop
Wissenschaftler hält Kolben und Pipette in der Hand

Warehousing peak management

Peak management for worldwide distribution!

Industry
High-tech / medical

Location
Logistics Park Rhein-Main Biebesheim

Customer profile
World leading company for innovative high-tech products in the health care sector.

Project implementation
Central goods distribution centre for dispatching several product groups worldwide. Removal of products with qualified shuttles. Execution of entire transport planning.

Benefits

  • Transport planning for all modes of transport (road, air, sea) from one stop
  • Significant increase in delivery flexibility and service thanks to peak management at the end of the month
  • Shorter turnaround times
  • Data logger configuration and handling
  • Creation of passive packaging systems
  • Processing of secure air freight
  • Customs warehouse processing
Detailansicht von einem blauen Auge

Centralisation of distribution

International OP direct supply!

Industry
Pharmaceutical industry

Location
Logistics Park Hochrhein Rheinfelden

Customer profile
Global manufacturer of branded goods for innovative and high-quality products in the field of ophthalmology.

Project implementation
Centralisation of distribution of surgical instruments, pharmaceutics and ophthalmology products
for Germany and France.

Benefits

  • Cost reduction and process optimisation in storage and distribution
  • Reduction in administrative expenditure by merging two distribution locations
  • Direct supply of operations with returns management
  • Same-day order dispatch for orders received by 4 p.m.
medizinisches Besteck

Assembly co-packing

Process optimisation and co-packing!

Industry
Dental

Location
Logistics Centre Bad Säckingen

Customer profile
European manufacturer of branded goods for innovative and high-quality oral hygiene products.

Project implementation
Centralisation of co-packing activities; display construction, production of counter and floor displays, promotional and standard SKUs. Inventory management for packaging materials inc. pre-financing.

Benefits

  • Lower administrative expenditure by merging co-packing activities
  • Cost reduction and process optimisation in packing
  • Shorter turnaround time
  • Optimisation of inventory management including requirements planning for packaging materials and expendables
  • Pre-financing of stock
  • Management of partners and integration in order planning
Toothbrushes in our logistic parks

Online shop order acceptance & dispatch

Dispatch of BtoC goods via an online shop!

Industry
Beauty & care & dental

Location
Logistics Centre Bad Säckingen

Customer profile
European manufacturer of branded goods for innovative and high-quality oral hygiene and health care products.

Project implementation

  • Direct linking of the customer’s online shop to the WMS of the Grieshaber Logistics Group
  • Logistics processing of all incoming online-shop orders and dispatch of all B2C orders
  • Picking, packing, samples dispatch and dispatch

Benefits

  • Efficient interface between the online shop and the WMS of Grieshaber Logistics Group AG
  • Daily stock comparison via electronic transfer of the dispatch items
  • Reduction in logistics costs of BtoC business
Wissenschaftler hält Petrischale und Pipette in der Hand

Temperature-controlled distribution

Temperature-controlled distribution in Europe!

Industry
Pharmaceutical industry

Location
Müllheim

Customer profile
Leading Swiss pharmaceutical company

Project implementation
Organisation and execution of temperature-controlled transports ex production in Southern France up to delivery to wholesalers in Germany, the Netherlands and Austria.

Benefits

  • Maximum process reliability and stability through constant temperature control using a data logging function, as well as temperature monitoring backed up by an SMS alarm generated by the system
  • High transparency ensured by supplying all transport data, including temperature profile documentation, at the time of delivery
  • GPS monitoring of the tour, temperature, theft protection via door alarm
  • Conformity with EU GDP guidelines – use of qualified transport technology (service engineers throughout Europe)
Detailaufnahme Granulat

Worldwide warehousing

Safety as the key factor!

Industry
Industrial products

Location
Hombourg

Customer profile
Multinational specialty chemicals company operating at international level.

Projektumsetzung
Führung des Zentrallagers mit täglicher (365 Tage p.a.) Produktionsentsorgung und weltweiter Distribution.

Benefits

  • Increase in delivery reliability
  • Reduction in damaged goods
  • Process reliability and stability ensured through MDE devices and the use of a forklift guidance system
  • Better utilisation of space due to product buffering
  • Cost optimisation in conjunction with increased flexibility
  • Direct communication with the customs authorities on behalf of the customer
Fully automated high bay warehouse

EU distribution & co-packing

Centralised co-packing in Europe!

Industry
FMCG

Location
Logistics Park Hochrhein Rheinfelden

Customer profile
European market leader for biological and fairly traded raw materials for food and chocolate production.

Project implementation
Centralisation of the warehouse and co-packing activities from several countries. Customs clearance in EU and CH; order-based procurement and distribution across Europe.

Benefits

  • Centralisation of several European warehouses
  • Optimisation of access times, increase in flexibility in distribution and shorter run times.
  • Prompt customs processing (customs free zone handling)
  • Seasonal European distribution with special equipment (chilled or heated)
  • Complete container management from Rotterdam port and Hamburg
  • Daily quantity control to avoid peaks
Detailaufnahme medizinisches Gerät, Blutanalyse

Spare parts logistics

When every minute counts – spare parts logistics!

Industry
High-tech

Location
Logistics Centre Bad Säckingen

Customer profile
Leading international provider of laboratory automation equipment.

Project implementation
Management of the central warehouse in Europe, and management of spare parts and expendables logistics for highly-sensitive medical technology products.

Benefits

  • Increased parts availability
  • Reduction in warehouse stock and warehousing costs
  • Greater delivery flexibility and quality
  • Creation of maximum transparency in terms of both costs and processes
Mitarbeiterin wiegt Gummidichtungen

Distribution logistics

Delivery at a specific time for the automotive industry!

Industry
Automotive

Location
Logistics Centre Bad Säckingen

Customer profile
Leading automotive supplier

Project implementation
Daily transfer of goods from production with goods receiving, warehousing, picking, packing, cross-docking and delivery at a specific time.

Benefits

  • Minimisation of turnaround times thanks to cross-docking
  • Increase in supply flexibility thanks to late last-order times (same-day dispatch guarantee when order is received by 3 p.m.)
  • Enhanced reliability
  • Greater flexibility due to strategy-variable warehouse management control and possibility of prioritising orders on the system side
  • Development of cost-savings potentials by means of technology-oriented process structures and the creation of flexible resources with regard to space and personnel
Employees working in packing in the cold store

European GDP transports

Temperature-controlled on time in Europe!

Industry
Pharmaceutical industry

Location
Logistics Centre Bad Säckingen & Logistics Park Rhein-Main

Customer profile
Contract manufacturer for pharmaceutical companies, including in the field of API manufacture and GMP-compliant distribution.

Project implementation
Centralised processing of all consignments via the GDP-EU hub for the supply of pharmaceutical companies as defined by the customer. Various consignment sizes, from packages to complete loads. Several temperature ranges.

Benefits

  • Central transport management using qualified partners
  • Delivery at a specific time throughout Europe
  • Track & trace and temperature controls across the entire value chain
  • Optimisation of consignment structures via temperature-controlled central warehouse
  • Dedicated services for particularly urgent consignments
  • Processing of any customs procedures
Detailaufnahme Ski

EU central warehouse for ski manufacturer

Supplying dealers by sending out individual consignments!

Industry
Sports & lifestyle

Location
Logistics Centre Müllheim

Customer profile
Swiss producer of high-quality ski and sports equipment

Project implementation
Establishment of an EU central warehouse. Storage of pre-order volumes to supply all European dealers at the start of the season. Warehousing and dispatch of selected models for individual shipping based on customer order. Ensuring traceability via serial number.

Benefits

  • Process optimisation: Reduction in delivery time from 3 days to max. 48 hours
  • Reduction in customs costs; instead of paying individual customs duties – one customs duty payment
  • Possibility of collection by EU customers without customs administration
  • Reduction in freight costs
  • Flexible resources as disadvantages of seasonality are offset
  • Processing of returns without high customs duties
Wohntextilien: gelbe Stoffbahnen

EU central warehouse for exclusive home textiles

Our logistics get results!

Industry
Sports & lifestyle

Location
Logistics Park Hochrhein Rheinfelden

Customer profile
Trading company for exclusive textiles and accessories for the home

Project implementation
Takeover of the EU central warehouse. Storage of pre-order volumes to supply all European dealers at the start of the season. Warehousing, packaging, packing and picking for individual dispatch on the basis of customer requirements. 150 articles, various materials and colours.

Benefits

  • Process optimisation: Reduction in delivery time from 3 days to max. 48 hours
  • Reduction in customs costs - instead of paying individual customs duties = one customs duty payment
  • Possibility of collection by EU customers without customs administration
  • Reduction in freight costs
  • Flexible resources, thus cushioning of high seasonality
  • Returns processing without individual customs duties
OVIS Workshop mit Andreas Grieshaber

Consulting OVIS analysis

The OVIS workshop gets results!

Industry
Pharmaceutical industry

Location
1-day workshop in the Logistics Centre Bad Säckingen

Customer profile
Researching pharmaceutical company from Germany

Project implementation
Based on existing operations and the adoption of future developments, we map a value, information and physical stream for your entire supply chain and present this in a workshop as a process flow.

Benefits

  • Process optimisation on just one day
  • Access to all the experience of logistics experts
  • Introduction of the expertise of the respective participants of the value flow = integration of all employees & departments.
  • Consideration of the future requirements of the value flow
  • Revealing the optimisation potentials of your logistics and subprocesses