Lieken Brot-und Backwaren supplies about 18,000 retail food outlets with fresh bread and baked goods under the Golden Toast and Lieken Urkorn brand names.
Industry: Fast Moving Consumer Goods / Food & Beverage
Changing market conditions and new baked goods concepts within the business make it necessary to adjust production and logistics constantly. Additional challenges included:
Lieken Brot-und Backwaren implemented an optimized shelving system, stacker cranes, conveyor system, automation, and plant visualization. The company also implemented:
Holistically networked IT processes, universally automated flows of goods between production and goods issues, and the sequenced preparation of goods issues have increased the efficiency and throughput of the manufacturer. These initiatives have also lead to: