Arkopharma, a specialist pharmaceutical laboratory in phytotherapy, natural medicines and food supplements, has been committed to an extensive initiative of on-going improvement for several years. It has now introduced a major intralogistics upgrade to its logistics site at Carros (06), adjacent to its production plant and head office.

Key figures

  • 35 years of existence
  • 11 000 references

Targets of the project

  • To maintain the implementation of continuous improvement
  • To rethink the ergonomics of the workstations
  • To increase productivity

Why Savoye

  • A global solution which satisfies Arkopharma
  • The option of continuing a long-term partnership
  • A good coaching and a scalable solution

Deployed solution on the logistic site

  • INTELIS® conveyor line
  • WMS LM XT
  • TMS
  • LM ConnecT
  • LM BI, LM Label
  • Pick-To-Light system
  • Preparation trolleys fitted with LED

Results

  • Productivity increased by 15% in the retail preparation line
  • Significant improvement of the operator’s working conditions
  • A retrofitted and optimized installation

Arkopharma

Read the testimony!

The installation needed converting to facilitate the flows but also, and most importantly, to reduce the musculoskeletal disorders of our pickers. We sought to rethink the ergonomics of their work stations in order to improve their everyday operating conditions

Mickael BITOUN

Arkopharma Business Manager