de | English
header_small_logistikzentrum.jpg
10 Impressive Facts about Bechtle’s Logistics Centre.
Bechtle opened the doors of its Neckarsulm headquarters in 2004, which included 13,450 m2 of warehouse space. Keep reading to see just how much has changed since then.

Share article

1.

The central warehouse has grown to nearly two-and-a-half times its original size. It now measures 32,050 m2.


2.

The warehouse features heated floor—so to speak. Seventy-two downhole heat exchangers are buried 48 metres below the building, providing heat in the winter and cooling in the summer.

lager7.jpg
 
3.

Since 2008, the number of packages dispatched each year has increased from 904,000 to more than 2.1 million. And this figure keeps growing.

 

4.

Since May 2014, warehouse employees have been picking order items with the help of an augmented reality solution.

 

laget9.jpg
5.

On average, the warehouse keeps some 10,500 different products in stock.


6.

The warehouse’s entire inventory is turned over 7.5 times per year.

lager1.jpg
7.

Some 5,900 m2 of mezzanine space is available to store products.

 

8.

The warehouse’s entire inventory is turned over 7.5 times per year.

 

9.

The value of warehoused products totals around 70 million euros.

 

10.

Bechtle is building a car park with nearly 1,600 spots just south of the new logistics centre.

lager10.jpg
Contact person.

Klaus Kratz

Head of Logistics
Bechtle Logistik & Service GmbH
klaus.kratz@bechtle.com

 
Links.

Published on Mar 2, 2017.