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The future lies in Cologne: Pierau Planung carries out site and distribution analysis for objectflor

The future lies in Cologne: Pierau Planung carries out site and distribution analysis for objectflor

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Successful company growth comes with its own risks.  If the logistics and supply chain are not developed in relation to increasing sales, this can have a negative effect on profitability, service level, speed and flexibility.  The burgeoning Cologne-based supplier of elastic floor covering systems, objectflor, avoids this impact by wise forward planning. The existing situation,…

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Posted05.242017 Comments Off
Industry and production – Logistics concepts for everyone

Industry and production – Logistics concepts for everyone

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The mechanical engineering, electrical, chemical, raw material production, aviation and automobile industries are all characterised by the need for perpetual innovation on the one hand and continual cost pressure from global competition on the other. Redesign, investment, weak point analyses and production & logistics optimisation along the supply chains are commonplace – and are frequently…

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Posted02.72017 Comments 0
Logistics support for Gerry Weber

Logistics support for Gerry Weber

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Pierau Planung develops a largely fully-automated storage concept for the fashion group’s new logistics centre By the end of 2015, GERRY WEBER International AG expanded its new logistics centre with connected outlet store near the company’s headquarters in Halle, Westfalen to 76,000 m² of warehouse and functional space over 5 floors with a capacity for…

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Posted12.202016 Comments 0
Pierau Planung and Bergzeit scale new logistics heights

Pierau Planung and Bergzeit scale new logistics heights

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Hamburg planning consultancy assists mountain sports equipment supplier in planning a new central warehouse in Otterfing The mountain sports equipment supplier Bergzeit GmbH is currently building its new headquarters, including a central warehouse, in the municipality of Otterfing, Bavaria. The new building was preceded by a logistics concept study carried out by Pierau Unternehmensberatung in…

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Posted12.192016 Comments 0

New Batchpoint available!

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The latest edition of our customer magazine Batchpoint is availabe here. If you wish to receive the print version please contact us via n.morganti@pierau-planung.de In the current issue you will find information on: Logistics Support for Gerry Weber | A Brand New Warehouse for 5.6 million items Going Green in the Warehouse | Aspects of…

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Posted11.152016 Comments 0
Pierau Planung has 55 years’ experience in stock

Pierau Planung has 55 years’ experience in stock

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Founded in 1961 by Ehrhardt Pierau and now in its second generation, we are a truly well-established company. This year we will be celebrating our 55th anniversary and we have an almost equally long relationship with some of our clients. Our customers know that our approach is always ‘best practice’ and that we will always…

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Posted10.192016 Comments 0
Employee motivation system

Employee motivation system

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Highly motivated employees are one of the key factors to a successful business.  Performance-related bonuses, based on paying employees for their hard work and not for their presence, provide greater incentive and thereby increase employee productivity.  Pierau Planung is currently supporting a mail order company in the introduction of a bonus payment system in its…

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Posted10.172016 Comments 0
Give a dog a bone Pierau Planung pulls off an ambitious logistics concept for Trixie

Give a dog a bone Pierau Planung pulls off an ambitious logistics concept for Trixie

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TRIXIE Heimtierbedarf GmbH & Co. KG supplies around 7,000 regular customers worldwide with items for dogs, cats, birds, small mammals, fish and reptiles from a range of more than 6,500 products. The company employs in excess of 300 permanent staff with over 70 temporary workers.  The logistics experts at Pierau Planung in Hamburg have developed…

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Posted09.272016 Comments 0

Going green in the warehouse – Energy efficiency all wrapped up

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Logistics by definition is not environmentally sustainable, yet there are both material and moral grounds for environmentally friendly logistics which modern businesses cannot afford to ignore. Social and environmental responsibility, customers’ expectations and legal regulations all demonstrate that the impetus for green thinking is multi-faceted and show that the subject is increasingly prominent in the…

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