Beverage, Beer, and Wine & Spirits

Solutions for Wine & Spirits and Beer Distribution Centers

Beverage DCs across all market segments are facing challenges to increase efficiency and accuracy. Consolidation and ever-changing regulations are putting new pressure on distributors. To stay ahead, you need to find new operating efficiencies in your DC operations.

Lucas helps beverage producers, beer distribution companies, and wine & spirit distributors meet these challenges with innovative solutions that improve DC productivity, accuracy and efficiency. Unlike traditional voice-enablement solutions, we help you transform operations by leveraging next-generation optimization software and mobile technologies.

Beverage distributors using voice-directed picking

Order Selection Efficiency, Management Visibility and More

Lucas Mobile Work Execution solutions allow you to optimize picking and other hands-on processes without changing your WMS, warehouse infrastructure, or automation systems. Our software gives managers real-time insight to better manage their operations, and allows workers to use scanning and display information alongside voice, making their jobs easier, faster, and more accurate. Lucas BottlePick, for Wine & Sprits distributors, is an optimized bottle-room picking and QC solution, and we also offer pre-configured case-picking and pallet planning tools for Beer and other beverage operations.

Order Selection, Receiving, Putaway, and Replenishment
  • Improve Bottle-Picking Productivity greater than 75%
  • Increase Case pick-rates an average of 36%
  • Reduce Errors by 50 percent or more.
  • Eliminate Clerical Time and reduce manual key entry, label printing, etc.
  • Reduce Waste by eliminating paper and printing
  • Improve Inventory Accuracy
  • Improve Safety with heads-up picking and voice-directed equipment inspections
QC/Audit
  • Reduce Audit Time without sacrificing quality by better targeting your audit resources
  • Minimize Errors and Data Entry using a mobile QC application on a tablet or other device
  • Improve Accountability with real-time reporting and error tracking

 

Industries

Beverage, Beer, and Wine & Spirits

Beverage DCs across all market segments are facing challenges to increase efficiency and accuracy. Consolidation and ever-changing regulations are putting new pressure on distributors. To stay ahead, you need to find new operating efficiencies in your DC operations.

Lucas helps beverage producers, beer distribution companies, and wine & spirit distributors meet these challenges with innovative solutions that improve DC productivity, accuracy and efficiency. Unlike traditional voice-enablement solutions, we help you transform operations by leveraging next-generation optimization software and mobile technologies.

Beverage, Beer and Wine Distribution

Order Selection Efficiency, Management Visibility and More

Lucas Work Execution solutions allow you to optimize picking and other hands-on processes without changing your WMS, warehouse infrastructure, or automation systems. Our software gives managers real-time insight to better manage their operations, and allows workers to use scanning and display information alongside voice, making their jobs easier, faster, and more accurate. Lucas BottlePick, for Wine & Sprits distributors, is an optimized bottle-room picking and QC solution, and we also offer pre-configured case-picking and pallet planning tools for Beer and other beverage operations.

Optimize Picking and Other Operations

Order Selection, Receiving, Putaway, and Replenishment

  1. 1) Improve Bottle-Picking Productivity greater than 75%
  2. 2) Increase Case pick-rates an average of 36%
  3. 3) Reduce Errors by 50 percent or more.
  4. 4) Eliminate Clerical Time and reduce manual key entry, label printing, etc.
  5. 5) Reduce Waste by eliminating paper and printing
  6. 6) Improve Inventory Accuracy
  7. 7) Improve Safety with heads-up picking and voice-directed equipment inspections

QC/Audit

  1. 1) Reduce Audit Time without sacrificing quality by better targeting your audit resources
  2. 2) Minimize Errors and Data Entry using a mobile QC application on a tablet or other device
  3. 3) Improve Accountability with real-time reporting and error tracking
QC Audit
Testimonial
“Any time our picking volume exceeded about 45,000 pieces per day we would have overtime, and new store openings added to the overtime. With Lucas we can do more than 60,000 pieces without overtime.”

Oscar Martinez, Director of Distribution

Additional Resources

Lucas Bottlepick

Voice-Directed Bottle and Case Picking

Beverage Case Study

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