Meyer & Meyer is an owner-managed family company headquartered in Osnabrück, Germany.
As one of the world’s leading
fashion logistics providers, the company
offers its customers a scope of services —
from raw goods and production logistics
to storage, processing, quality assurance,
and sales-ready distribution of the goods to
the retail sector. Meyer & Meyer calls this its
“From Sheep to Shop Principle.”
Alongside fashion logistics, the company has
developed other specific logistics solutions
for automotive, bicycles, and consumer
electronics. With about 2,000 employees,
Meyer & Meyer controls logistics activities in
Europe, Asia, and North Africa.
Meyer & Meyer required an
automated live storage solution.
The system had to be capable
of different material handling
- Goods receiving
- Quality control
- Value added services
- Dispatch of garments
The required system performance
needed to process 10,000 pieces
per hour The design was required to
accommodate planned growth for
1,400 points of sale worldwide.
The solution for the 883,000 square
foot building includes several
standard technologies: a Clip & Pin
Conveyor, a Power-Rail-System
(Ladder Conveyor), and manual slick
rails in the system design.
The system also includes the
- A newly developed high-speed
clip conveyor to achieve the
- Three matrix sorters to assure
the correct sequence of articles
sorted by shop, date of delivery,
article, color, size, storage position,
stock location, and sequences by
shop on stock position.
- Five bundle-bagging machines
to create bundles of hanging
- An automatic labeling unit to
create a label outside on the over
bag with all relevant information.
The system handles 120,000