Press Release Summary:
Eliminating inefficient organization, waste, and superfluous production steps, Flex Flow Rack promotes productivity and lean manufacturing. Three components comprise this solution: tube, connector, and supporting element. Flexible design can be constructed to meet any operational task as well as adapted and reconfigured to adjust to changing logistical processes. Areas of use include warehouse stocking applications.
Original Press Release:
Flex Flow Rack System Can Increase Productivity by as Much as 25%...
Interroll's Flex Flow Rack Increases Productivity, Improves Lean Manufacturing
NEWMARKET, Ontario (April 21, 2008) - Eliminating inefficient organization, waste and superfluous production steps, Interroll's Flex Flow Rack can increase productivity and improve lean manufacturing. The versatile Flex Flow Rack is comprised of only three components: tube, connector and supporting element. The simplistic, flexible design can be constructed to meet virtually any operational task. In addition, the application-based design enables the rack system to be easily adapted and reconfigured to adjust to changing logistical processes.
"The Flex Flow Rack is easily and quickly installed without the need to consult complicated instruction manuals," said Richard Kooistra, Sales Manager, Interroll Dynamic Storage. "To keep pace with the demands of rapid product cycles, an assembled Flex Flow Rack system can be quickly retooled to meet new operation requirements."
Interroll's Flex Flow Rack system can increase productivity by as much as 25%, reduce work-in-progress by up to 75%, and decrease production floor space by up to 40% in warehouse stocking applications. Interroll also offers seminars and training courses for interested parties.
Products developed by Interroll are deployed on a global scale - wherever goods have to be conveyed, stored or distributed. Committed to excellence, Interroll offers cutting-edge solutions spanning the entire value chain, for a diverse range of industries. Interroll endeavors to establish a leading position in selected product segments for internal unit load handling - worldwide. Established in 1959 and listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange SWX, the Interroll Group currently employs 1100 people at around 25 enterprises worldwide. Directed by a strategic holding company located in Sant'Antonino, Switzerland, the Group operates with three global business units. Within the components segment, "Interroll Drives & Rollers" focuses on supplying regional engineering companies and original equipment manufacturers. Within the area of modules and subsystems, "Interroll Dynamic Storage" and "Interroll Automation" have tailored their product portfolios to meet the requirements of global systems integrators, multinational corporations and end-users. Interroll develops allembracing solutions in the field of food processing and distribution, airport technology, mail and parcel distribution, third-party logistics, automotive suppliers and pharmaceuticals.