MenaBev, a multinational franchisee of PepsiCo, has implemented Infor WMS warehouse management software at its more than 300,000-square-meter bottling facility in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The platform will manage MenaBev’s end-to-end warehouse operation, from raw material receipt through to the production, storage and shipping of finished goods. With eight production lines and thousands of transactions daily between different systems, MenaBev is one of the leading franchise bottlers for PepsiCo. The automation at this MenaBev facility is state-of-the-art: LGVs (laser-guided vehicles) manage raw materials putaway and replenishment to the lines while a High Bay AS/RS (automated storage and retrieval system) has a capacity for more than 36,000 pallets. The solution receives finished goods from the production lines via elevators and monorails while an automatic truck loading platform delivers the goods to outbound ...read more...