In the expansion of its US market, L’Oréal sought more efficient ways to respond to the demands of the modern markets. The leading cosmetics giant understands the importance of adapting to the changing environment and increasing demands of customers in order to succeed. In the world we live today, speed, reliability, and availability are mandatory for businesses to survive.

French apricot jam, local Finnish honey, cough drops and wholegrain crispbread: a roll container is being filled with groceries that will be shipped to anywhere in Finland within two days after receipt of order. The picking system at the Tuko Logistics Cooperative handles thousands of SKUs.

Tuko Logistics is located in the city of Kerava in Southern Finland and serves 40 wholesale stores, 1,000 grocery stores and 5,000 institutional kitchens daily.

Under the project slogan ‘BIG’ – Believe, Imagine, Go – Tigar Tyres has implemented a major expansion of its Serbian factory, including investment in Cimcorp’s Dream Factory concept for automated material handling.

The Finnish brewery Olvi in Iisalmi produces around 160 million liters of beverages a year, mainly for the domestic market. Last summer, a new high-bay warehouse with over 13,000 pallet places plus automation systems was brought on stream, raising the storage and delivery capacity of the traditional brewery and lowering costs.

Cordiant has invested in Cimcorp’s Dream Factory solution at Yaroslavl Tyre Plant, Russia. It provides total material flow, from tire building to tire finishing and storage.

These are the key assets of any supplier, according to the maintenance team at Continental’s tire plant in Aachen, Germany, and Cimcorp delivers all three

For GKN Driveline, the world’s leading manufacturer of automotive driveline components, managing constant change is a necessity. The company’s plant in Köping, Sweden, designs and produces all-wheel drive units for some of the world’s premier automotive manufacturers, with a constant stream of new product variants being introduced

An extensive retrofit – including new gantries and servo grippers – was completed in the final finishing area robotic buffer system for PCR tires in early 2013. Leading a team of 60 people, Dietmar Jobes is Maintenance Manager at Continental’s Aachen factory, responsible for ensuring the availability of all the production and handling systems in his section. Here, he answers some questions about the project.

The leading Spanish supermarket group, Mercadona, is investing in a fully automated order picking system from Cimcorp at its new distribution center in Guadix

Robotic systems from Cimcorp will soon be putting the mail in order at a brand-new sorting center in central Sweden