Thursday 27th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Barnack upgrades with Chess and Belgravium

Barnack Storage & Logistics has installed a warehouse management system at its Peterborough site, including the Empirica WMS from Chess Logistics Technology and Belgravium’s Atlanta handheld computers.

Barnack staff now have real-time task instructions and mobile access to key warehouse functions like stocktaking.

John Sandalls, managing director, said: “Our commitment to support our customers means we continually work to improve the systems we use to manage operations. We aim to provide near 100 per cent pick and despatch accuracy to meet stringent customer requirements”.

Barnack’s 100,000 sq ft shared-user warehouse at Orton Southgate, provides storage and value added services to clients that include small manufacturers, retailers and multinationals in industries ranging from confectionery, to fashion and engineering.