R&S Solutions: automated warehouse for a 3PL

10/06/2021

R&S Solutions, which is changing names to Direct Customer Solutions in 2022, will increase its productivity and storage capacity at its new facility in Jackson, Tennessee, with a new automated clad-rack warehouse for pallets from Interlake Mecalux.

The new R&S Solutions automated warehouse for pallets in Tennessee

The warehouse will comprise high-bay storage with a capacity of more than 20,000 pallet locations and five double-deep stacker cranes. The facilityalso featuring a picking area, miscellaneous entry and exit conveyors, and the Movirack mobile racking systemwill be controlled by the Easy WMS warehouse management system by Interlake Mecalux.

The automated warehouse for pallets will provide R&S Solutions expanded storage capacity and a reduced footprint compared to other conventional storage systems. The company will also benefit from improved productivity, as all warehouse operations are fully automated, thereby increasing throughput and reducing operating costs. In addition, the system will provide increased security because goods handling will be fully automated, preventing errors and guaranteeing a high level of safety in the workplace.

We’re very excited to shift over to Direct Customer Solutions and our new state-of-the-art facility. Interlake Mecalux’s technology will allow us to become an industry leader in efficiency and productivity.

Darren ShirleyPresident of R&S Solutions

R&S Solutions: a solution for every need

R&S Solutions was founded in 2017 to provide cost-effective, high-quality logistic services to the pharmaceutical and related health care industry, thus making it one of the only independent, family-owned businesses in the 3PL arena. The experienced staff is devoted to providing supply chain efficiencies that streamline third-party logistics, increasing its clients' service levels and reducing costs. The company’s innovative 3PL program also provides an effective savings platform for its clients.