Pelikan Vertriebsgesellschaft bmH & Co. KG

Branch: Office products
Production startup: 1996

Plant technology:

  • Automated hig-bay storage
  • Carton handling equipment
  • Computer-aided packaging
  • Labelling machines
  • Palett conveyor technology
  • Pick-by-Light
  • Radio data transmission
  • Strapping machines
  • Warehouse management software



Pelikan – Modern order picking for office supplies

The logistics centre of the well-known manufacturer for office and stationery products in Hannover includes a high bay warehouse with 20,000 pallet locations which is served by 4 high bay stackers via radio data transmission. Order picking is carried out paperless on 1,500 flow rack channels with pick-by-light displays. Automated stacker cranes ensure the restocking in the flow rack with a capacity of 300 containers/hour.

Extensive carton handling equipment connects restocking, order picking and packing. The facility also contains a 1,500 m² platform which serves as a modular shelving store with 6,000 modular shelf locations. The dispatch system for carrier haulage and different common carriers is equipped with automatic strapping and packaging. The stacker control system includes 30 mobile radio data terminals for incoming and outgoing goods and for large-scale order picking. The warehouse management system includes a PC network with 30 work stations.

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