Company

Action

 
Headquarters

Zwaagdijk, The Netherlands

 
Products and Services

Action is a fast-growing, international non-food discounter with a simple and successful business model operating in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Austria and Poland. They lead on price and differentiate on surprise. They are known for our affordable everyday products and offer over 6,000 different items in our stores, with more than 150 new products every week. 

SAP EWM at Action

In 2016 insideSCM supported Action with the design and build of a new SAP EWM solution. Action required a stable and scalable solution that could support their growth. Since then 4 new distribution centers that are all running on ‘our’ SAP EWM solution.

 

Objectives

  • Solution that support the efficient Action supply chain
  • Solution that is scalable
  • Support roll-out to first distribution centers

 

Solution & Features

  • SAP Extended Warehouse Management (EWM)
  • Inbound deliveries and putaway
  • Various picking processes
  • Crossdocking
  • Store returns processes
  • Slotting
  • Resource optimization
  • Voice picking
  • Integration with other applications (ECC, TMS)

 

Benefits

  • Increased efficiency and visibility
  • Scalable solution that can be deployed to new DCs rapidly
  • Platform for future innovation and optimization
Template
Distribution Centers
Stores