|Automated Storage for Truck Companies
THE CLIENT: Rush Truck Enterprises
Founded in 1965, Rush Enterprises, Inc. owns and operates the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships in the United States, representing truck and bus manufacturers including Peterbilt, International, Hino, Isuzu, Kalmar, Ford, Mitsubishi Fuso, Blue Bird, Elkhart, Collins and IC Bus. The company's dealerships are strategically located in high traffic areas on or near major highways in 20 states throughout the United States. These one-stop centers offer an integrated approach to meeting customer needs - from sales of new and used vehicles and equipment to aftermarket parts, service and body shop operations plus a wide variety of financial services, including insurance, financing, leasing, and renting. Rush Enterprises' operations also provide vehicle up-fitting, custom modifications, tires, and chrome accessories.
Truck companies constantly have to keep up to date with the best quality service and most technologically advanced automotive products to stay in business. Modern times also call for modern practices in storage solutions in order to keep up with the demands of the customers and the supplies of the manufactors within the automotive industry.
Automated robotic storage is the best solution for trucking companies that want to be at the top of their game. Hanel Lean Lifts, in particular, provide state-of-the-art storage operations that speed up the process of storing and retrieving inventory.
FAB / ROI
The Feature: The Hanel Lean-Lift brings the requested item automatically to the access area in seconds, where it can be retrieved at the optimum ergonomic height.
The Advantage: Access times are drastically reduced, and order-picking performance is significantly improved.
The Benefit: Cost-effectiveness is greatly increased, which puts more money back into company pockets.
ABOUT THE PRODUCT:
Hanel Lean-Lift offers a first-class, high-tech system for storage organization and material handling that saves time, storage space, and costs. Hanel automated storage enables a much more efficient workflow. Its ergonomic design minimizes the physical strain for employees at work, and goes beyond the requirements of today's safety standards.