The Power of Automation – Warehouse Advantage & Helm

Automation isn’t going to prevent or solve every problem – but it can really help your business when applied in the right situations. At HL Group, we’re all about looking at problems and challenges – and identifying those situations where our supply chain and/or assets solutions can help. I…

Warehousing Solution Enables DOD Integration Facility to Expand & Streamline Operations

WHO: A DOD facility providing media management, computer imaging and 3PL warehousing for military customers. CHALLENGE: The challenge for this DOD facility was to maintain accurate inventories and to provide visibility of inventory levels to their specific customers/owners. Additionally, they performed media reproduction from masters, computer imaging of up…

Guardrails – Prevention before Problems

All of us learned early in our driving experience that guardrails are a tool to prevent us from leaving the road at the wrong time. Over the decades they have come to save an untold number of lives worldwide. But they also provide us a visual guide before the negative…

Solution Snapshot: Warehousing Solution Replaces Legacy for Improved Picking & Packing

WHO:  A company that specializes in warehousing products and fulfilling orders for other companies as a Third Party Logistics (3PL) company. CHALLENGE:  This organization sought a warehouse solution that provided a robust option for addressing their picking and packing operations and could improve order throughput. The existing environment used…

Robust Item Control Across Hundreds of Locations

WHO: A federal agency with hundreds of locations, varied environments, needed a means to track specialized items based on scheduled intervals or on-demand. CHALLENGE: While it’s impossible to achieve 100% control over a large number of assets scattered across many locations – that was the challenge for this federal…

Solution Snapshot: Legacy Mainframe to Real-Time Data in a DOD Arsenal Environment

WHO: A DOD Arsenal chartered with the manufacture and assembly of a variety of tool kits and other products for use in military field operations. They also provide storage and management of other items for various DOD customers. CHALLENGE: The Arsenal required higher visibility and control of the items…