Monday, May 5, 2014
Browns shoes selects Sologlobe to manage their new state-of-the-art distribution center.
Browns Shoes, headquartered in Montreal, Canada, selected Sologlobe to manage their new state-of-the-art distribution center. Slated to open in the spring of 2014, Sologlobe’s best-of-breed warehouse management system, SOLOCHAIN, will be implemented to manage distribution to Brown’s Shoes 50 corporate retail stores, as well as their flourishing E-commerce business.
SOLOCHAIN will integrate with the WCS, Kisoft, from KNAPP as well as the ERP, Chaindrive from MultiDev.
Browns Shoes aims to improve overall distribution operations and accommodate their growing e-commerce business by capitalizing on these key features provided by SOLOCHAIN:
• Wave Management
• Quality control processes for receiving audits
• Replenishment of picking location based on configurable parameters
• Cycle counting
• Simultaneous multi-license plate management
• Batch picking
• Bin type categorization
• Activities audit trail/KPI’s
Sologlobe’s warehouse management system, SOLOCHAIN, will enable Browns Shoes continued growth strategies, improved efficiencies, and overall customer satisfaction, through supply chain best practises and inventory accuracy.
About Browns Shoes Inc.
Browns Shoes, a family-owned business established in Montreal in 1940, is Canada's leading shoe fashion retailer with 50 stores across the country under the Browns and B2 banners. Browns offers top international designer shoe collections, luxurious leather goods, and exclusive fashion for ladies, men and children. With over 1000 employees, the company is renowned for its excellence in merchandise selection and customer service. Michael Brownstein, President, is the third generation to lead the business and is strongly committed to expansion. Browns is one of the few companies that donates 10% of its pre-tax profits to charities.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Rogers Family Coffee to Implement Sologlobe to manage operations in their coffee roasting & distribution business Rogers Family Coffee has selected Sologlobe’s Warehouse Management System, SOLOCHAIN in order to manage their entire coffee processing and distribution operation. Rogers Family will be taking a phased-in approach to implementing the warehouse management and manufacturing execution system, from raw goods storage to processing, to the final distribution. The first phase will be the reception and storage of raw goods, second phase will involve the implementation of the SOLOCHAIN manufacturing execution system, and the third and final phase will manage the distribution portion of the operation. Roger’s Family was looking for a solution that would provide complete traceability throughout their operation, from raw goods reception, consumption in the processing, to multi-channel distribution. SOLOCHAIN will integrate with their Enterprise Resource Planning system to enable company-wide real time inventory visibility.
ABOUT THE ROGERS FAMILY COMPANY:
The Rogers Family Company was founded in 1979 by Jon B. Rogers and his wife Barbara Rogers. The company is one of the nation’s few remaining family-owned gourmet coffee roasters. The Rogers family supplies millions of pounds of Fairly Traded coffee and tea each year to discriminating customers worldwide under various brands and divisions including San Francisco Bay and The Organic Coffee Company. The Rogers Family Company has a longstanding commitment to socially and environmentally responsible coffee production. The company is headquartered in Lincoln, California.
Friday, November 22, 2013
IO Data Centers will be implementing Sologlobe’s Warehouse Manufacturing and Manufacturing Execution System, SOLOCHAIN, in their Chandler, Arizona manufacturing plant.
The SOLOCHAIN system is being implemented in order to automate task level routings, control sequencing and part requirements, manage job specific labor tracking, and standardize the kitting operation. The SOLOCHAIN system will provide IO Data with complete inventory visibility from raw goods consumption straight through the manufacturing process, to the end product. SOLOCHAIN will manage inventory and the manufacturing process, enabling streamlined efficiencies and flawless execution.
For more on IO Data Centers and what they do, watch this video: http://buff.ly/1hkzB4Q
IO is a global leader in software-defined data centers and has pioneered the next generation of data center infrastructure technology. IO's integrated hardware and software data center technology platform offers enterprises, governments, and service providers an innovative way to deploy, provision, and optimize data center capacity anywhere in the world. IO technology lowers the total cost of data center ownership compared to traditional data centers, enabling dynamic deployment and intelligent control based on the needs of IT equipment and applications in the data center.
Friday, September 27, 2013
Sologlobe is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Brock Supply Co., to manage its three auto parts distribution centers. Sologlobe’s warehouse management system, SOLOCHAIN will be implemented in order to replace Brock’s current paper based processes with mobile data capture efficiencies. Brock Supply Co., will also benefit from SOLOCHAIN’s flexible order management and consolidation methods to support their multi-channel distribution requirements.
About Brock Supply Co.:
Brock Supply Co. was established in 1963 by founder, Jerry Brock. Based in Tempe Arizona, with distribution centers in Arizona, Texas, and Virginia, Brock is a national leader in the wholesale auto parts industry.
Their network of recyclers, dealers, and resellers span North America and select international markets.
Monday, May 20, 2013
Technosport Canada will be implementing SOLOCHAIN warehouse management system (WMS) in their distribution center to help manage their inventory of sporting apparel. The best-of-breed WMS will be enable flexible order management optimization to accommodate multiple picking and consolidation methods, while better supporting multi-channel distribution requirements. SOLOCHAIN will also provide real-time, end to end inventory visibility and tracking.
About Technosport Canada:
Technosport Canada is a 100% Canadian and family owned company and a leading distributor of promotional and corporate active wear clothing and accessories. With distribution centers strategically located across Canada, we offer our clients a complete choice of top quality products at the best prices. Our commitment to customer services is appreciated by our customers. Our distribution centers are located in Toronto (Ontario), Montreal (Quebec), Vancouver and Calgary (Western Canada) and Moncton (Atlantic Provinces).
Technosport is proud to be the authorized distributor of Nike Golf products and Oakley plus proudly distributes the quality products of well-known manufacturers such as Gildan, M&O, Anvil, New Balance, Bella+Canvas, King Athletics, Hörst, Van Heusen, Calvin Klein, Cozy Creek, Sport-T, Flexfit, Yupoong, Sportsman, Valucap, Authentic Headwear, Dri-Duck, Kati, Outdoor cap and Soleil de Nuit.
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