October 23, 2018
Kenco operates a 300,000 square-feet distribution center in Louisville, Kentucky for a Fortune 100 provider of home and building control products & solutions. Collectively, this company produces a variety of consumer products, engineering services, and aerospace systems.
September 12, 2018
Address customer pain points and drive continuous improvement by aligning and engaging the customer, site leadership, and Kenco Innovation Labs teams.
August 9, 2018
Maximize the customer’s profits in the secondary market by optimizing the refurbishment process.
June 15, 2018
Kenco manages a 700,000 square-feet distribution center in Chattanooga, TN for a Fortune 100 manufacturer of HVAC systems. The DC handles repair parts comprising more than 30,000 SKUs, from tiny components to large, bulky items. Kenco also performs value-added packaging services, including kitting, repackaging, shrink wrapping, and custom labeling. In 2018, the customer entrusted Kenco with additional packaging business.
February 13, 2018
A major food distributor wanted to rationalize its North American supply chain network for dry food business. Though Kenco does not currently manage any of their current distribution network, the company turned to Kenco as a trusted advisor to recommend improvements to their current network.
December 27, 2017
Project "Rocket Turn" - a dock door case study
August 4, 2016
The challenge was to reduce lot size to increase flexibility without increasing staffing. Learn how Kenco helped a diverse manufacturer reach their goal.
January 7, 2015
Kenco has multi-client space spread across North America. Kenco’s multi-client facility in Utah operates a pallet sorting and repair operation for a pallet pooling company. In this operation, pallets returned to Kenco are inspected for quality before being reissued to other customers.
January 5, 2015
Kenco operates a distribution center for a major manufacturer in the kitchen and bath industry. The customer was experiencing reduced trailer cube capacity due to the large packaging requirements of its complete product line. There was a strong desire to increase cube capacity and reduce freight expenses.
January 4, 2015
This Kenco Logistic Services customer is a major manufacturer in medical technology and medical advancement industry. Their products help medical professionals improve the lives of their patients. Product is shipped locally, domestically and internationally.
January 2, 2015
Kenco Logistic Services manages a 684,000 square foot packaging and distribution facility for a global diesel engine manufacturer. The Kenco operation employs 552 employees, shipping 292,000 lines and 3,111,294 pieces monthly. The operation packages 45,048 lines and 4,143,205 pieces per month. Other services provided by Kenco include safety management, engineering, financial reporting, human resources, maintenance, and training and quality.
January 1, 2015
Kenco engineers conducted a cost savings analysis of a facility operated for a well-known global pharmaceutical company. One of the largest potential savings opportunities was in the lighting of the facility. The mature 154,000 square-foot facility used 400 watt, 2amp, high pressure sodium lights.
December 29, 2014
Kenco Logistic Services was chosen to operate a major manufacturer’s 300,000 square-foot distribution center in Louisville, Kentucky. This partner is a leading provider of home and building control products & solutions. Collectively, this company produces a variety of consumer products, engineering services, and aerospace systems.
December 28, 2014
A major manufacturer in the kitchen and bath industry partnered with Kenco Logistic Services to operate a distribution center in Southern California. Since site inception, it was a struggle to find appropriate solutions to combat the growing waste charges. Stretch wrap, cardboard, cast iron, and damaged product were causing additional “overweight” waste charges. With the addition of a postponement packaging operation, an additional 1,000+ pieces of corrugated material and 1-2 bundles of plastic per day were being generated.
December 27, 2014
Kenco Logistic Services manages a 485,000 square foot distribution center for a major manufacturer in the kitchen and bath industry, employing 44 permanent employees and 11 contracted labor employees. The average daily thru put is 30-40 trucks per day. The site also includes an added postponement packaging production department that packs 900-1,100 units per day.