Swisslog Australia wins Coca-Cola New Zealand “Supplier Challenge Award”
Buchs/Aarau, 19 October 2011 – Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) presented Swisslog Australia with the “Supplier Challenge Award” during its annual Supplier of the Year Awards. This award recognizes Swisslog’s contribution towards Innovation in CCA’s New Zealand business.
Swisslog concept is based on fully automated case picking and palletizing in the DC to deliver customer
orders on a case level. This, combined with sequence loading of trucks, enables efficient and safe customer
The concept could provide significant benefits to CCA’s Route business. To prove the concept Swisslog consultants went out on the Route to experience how CCA supplies to its customers.
The concept includes automated depalletizing, a case buffer with SmartCarrier, QuickMove conveyors and automated palletizing all integrated into the existing site in Auckland.
Supplier of the Year Awards was held in Auckland New Zealand in October 2011.
Craig Harley (Swisslog Maintenance Manager Auckland),
Daniel Stierli (Swisslog Head of Software) and
George Adams (Managing Director of CCA NZ)
is a global provider
of integrated logistics solutions with a focus on the retail, food & beverage, pharma, and healthcare
industries. The services portfolio encompasses the realization of complex distribution centers and warehouses
as well as automated logistics solutions for hospitals, including the implementation of Swisslog's own
software and technology.
Swisslog’s solutions optimize customers’ production, logistics and distribution processes in order to increase flexibility, responsiveness and quality of service while minimizing logistics’ costs. With years of experience in the development and implementation of integrated logistics solutions, Swisslog provides the expertise on which customers in more than 50 countries around the world rely.
Headquartered in Buchs/Aarau, Switzerland, Swisslog currently employs over 2000 staff in 20 countries worldwide. The group’s parent company, Swisslog Holding AG, is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (security number: 1232462, Telekurs: SLOG, Reuters: SLOG.S).
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