Costa Logistics is miles ahead with Manhattan Associates
The Co-operative Group is the world's largest consumer co-operative. With a large number of small depots, its food retail supply chain was difficult to service and administer. Manhattan's Warehouse Management solution has enabled the Co-op to dramatically increase on-shelf availability, achieve a 10% productivity improvement at every DC live with the Manhattan solution, and reduce shipping errors.
Costa Logistics wanted to move away from a decentralised software model enabling it to centrally control, maintain and develop key applications across all sites.
Warehouse Management and Supply Chain Intelligence solutions selected for flexibility, integration strength, labour management and business intelligence capabilities’.
Cost per case reduced by 10%; pick rate has increased by 14%; direct labour hours reduced by 14%.* [Figures calculated for the period between October ’08 – ‘09]