Value Added Services
Whether small, medium, big box, inbound material or outbound distribution facilities, warehousing depends on systems. Accurate control of inventory, flexibility and responsiveness are key ingredients to a successful warehouse outsourcing project. We maintain a partner relationship that offers us a world class proprietary WMS (Warehouse Management System). The WMS enables us to quickly adapt and respond to your specific requirements and efficiently perform order fulfillment functions. With established Min-Max levels and full inventory visibility, we take the guess work out of warehousing. Imperium Logistics has the experience to operate dedicated and multi-tenant warehouses, as well as, within customer owned / leased facilities.
At Imperium Logistics, we have experience in operations of multiple consolidation centers that help customers control transportation costs. Whether optimizing inbound material flow or outbound distribution of finished goods into destination specific shipments, we have capacity and access to facilities with storage capability to help you achieve (and exceed) transportation and customer responsiveness objectives.
Every project is unique. and at Imperium Logistics, our experience allows us to provide management for both large and small scale projects with the same proficiency. We can apply our transportation/logistics expertise to help you through those difficult situations that arise on either a short or long term basis. From development to completion, Imperium Logistics, and our partners, are the answer to your logistics – value added project management needs.
Our partner manage some of the highest volume cross-docks in North America utilizing strategic locations and thorough route analysis to minimize your transportation spend and maximize effectiveness by “filtering” modes of transportation. Real time visibility tools enhance the control of inventory while moving through these trans-load or “flow through” facilities.
Imperium’s customized kitting processes help streamline manufacturing and assembly activities resulting in cost savings from reduced material handling, space requirements, congestion and ease-of-use at the point of consumption. We also collaborate on the development of kit delivery methodology and equipment while our electronic systems ensure 100% accuracy. The most important function of kitting are the human resources. At Imperium, we make sure that the work force is experienced, educated, safe and committed to quality.
Line Side Delivery:
A relatively young but growing outsourced service, Line Side Delivery involves much more than merely delivering material to the point of use. Our professionals work with clients to re-engineer line side storage locations, storage volume, presentation and delivery methods. Line Side Delivery enhancements support the principles of lean and World Class operations.
We have extensive experience in efficient, safe and practical material handling that goes well beyond traditional fork lift operation. We design alternative handling methods specific to your needs for every application including receiving, put away, picking and staging with the goal of increasing speed of access, safety and reducing or controlling traffic and congestion.
Repacking takes many forms and is usually quite unique from one application to another. Our repack programs are critical to our your bottom line. Whether involving disassembly / reconfiguration of material for a manufacturing environment, or product according to end user specifications, we can assist your specific repacking needs.
A general term that can relate to numerous applications ranging from Returnable Container Management (i.e., totes, racks, etc., being returned to suppliers for replenishment) to return goods from customers or consumers for credit, remanufacturing, resale, repackaging or salvage to name a few. Precise management of the return process for manufacturing should ensure that the supply chain is flowing and your returns management system for distribution is ensuring total customer satisfaction and asset recovery.
Our sequencing procedures allow for maximum flexibility of a manufacturing cell or assembly line, diverting from batch to demand production by presenting uncommon material with unique characteristics in a usage or “sequenced” fashion. Our software can act as stand-alone or interface with any ERP or legacy systems to receive signals and update inventory, thus saving you time and cost of operation.
Extensive, creative and cost-saving sub-assembly processes are core to our value added services. We have partnered with a leader in the design and execution of ready to install components that provide the technology and means to move assembly processes traditionally performed in the manufacturing environment further up the supply chain. This supports new and extensive lean principles, saving you money, down time and overall time to perform completed modules.
We have the ability to handle the entire order fulfillment process, from warehousing and receiving orders from your customer to providing the pick and pack of the material for shipment. We can also offer additional value-added services to your order fulfillment needs, whether it be labeling, packaging, repacking, kitting, or assembly, all services that provide an enhanced value to the order fulfillment process.