COLRUYT USES SUPPLY CHAIN PORTAL FOR SLOT BOOKING FOR THEIR DC'S
Colruyt is a well know Belgium retailer with shops in Belgium, Luxembourg and France. Supply Chain Portal supports the inbound flow of the supply chain (suppliers, carriers, logistic operations) by enabeling Slotbooking functionality for various logistic operations.
Suppliers and carriers can make a slot booking appointment in the Portal for unloading and loading goods at the logistics operation.
Based on a finite time- and capacity planning, the logistics operation is planned efficiently. This diminisches peak times in the logistics operation.
The logistics operation gains a clear and accurate view on the inbound shipments to receive, and the required resources for the receival process.
Also the Portal directs the Yard Management and Dock Scheduling. This prevents congestion and diminisches any waiting times for the trucks.