Gideon Hillman Consulting have designed and implemented the very first drive-thru builders yard and warehouse, for BUILT/ - Travis Perkins
Tuesday 15 August 2017
BUILT/ is an exciting new builders warehouse concept backed by a leading industry player. The first branch is due to open in Aston (Birmingham) in September 2017 with additional branches rolling out across Birmingham over the next 12 months. BUILT/ will operate an omnichannel retail model with a huge range of building supply essentials, offering stock, price and transaction level visibility and is designed to offer consistent, predictable and guaranteed services to its customers.
BUILT/ had developed a brand new operating model for servicing building supplies and management wished to engage external expertise to validate and develop warehouse/depot layouts, workflows, processes, picking regimes, MHE requirements, SOPs (standard operating procedures), WMS functionality, customer service /interaction, Health and Safety measures, yard management, traffic marshalling and general housekeeping. The Specialist Logistics and Warehouse Consultants at Gideon Hillman Consulting are happy to announce they have been awarded a contract, by BUILT/, to provide this external expertise, and complete the optimisation of their depot.