Fashion

Home / Warehousing / Segments / Fashion

Exceed your customers’ expectations

The dynamics of the fashion industry are changing significantly and the market is expanding faster than ever. Consumers not only want to have access to the latest trends, but also enjoy a discerning shopping experience. This concerns buying as well as returning products, even to a location they have chosen themselves.

This presents fashion warehouses with a unique set of challenges. These include the increased pressure to handle rising operational costs, linked to a lack of available workforce, intensive training for operators and the need for shorter lead times. In the fashion industry, you also have to cope with unpredictable demand and seasonal trends, as well as handling a high volume of returns. The fast-moving nature of the market means that you must meet consumer expectations instantly and respond with the right product at the right time and place.

At Vanderlande, we understand the complexities of running a successful fashion business. As such, we have defined the next generation of scalable solutions – evolutions. They are designed to efficiently handle returns, flexibly cope with seasonal and fast-changing trends, and can be easily scaled up.

The next generation of scalable solutions

In order to meet any customer’s demands in full, Vanderlande has defined the next generation of scalable solutions – evolutions. They will allow these challenges to be met through an integrated portfolio of innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services.

AIRPICK

AIRPICK combines efficient picking with flawless automated sortation to individual orders in our pocket sorter, AIRTRAX Pocket.

Continue reading

FASTPICK

FASTPICK is a goods-to-person order fulfilment system that uses the advanced ADAPTO shuttles for product storage and retrieval for day-to-day operations.

Continue reading

Our references for the fashion segment

References

Zalando Brunna

Zalando installed an AIRTRAX Pocket sorter at its new logistics centre in Brunna, near Stockholm. The AIRTRAX Pocket sorter is specially designed to meet the demands of booming omni-channel trade.

Continue reading
References

URBN Outfitters

URBN’s largest fulfilment centre in Gap, Pennsylvania handles a portfolio of global consumer brands. It opened in 2015 and allowed URBN the flexibility to move into the future.

Continue reading
References

Camper

Camper faced a number of challenges to improve its internal logistics processes. It had to cope with the different dimensions of cartons that are retrieved from 60,000 locations within the warehouse. It also had to ensure that the handling of loose-lid boxes was more efficient when processing replenishment orders.

Continue reading

Our Warehousing news & insights

January 3, 2022

Speed is of the essence

The delivery windows for home delivery of groceries are getting shorter and shorter. The latest trend is to deliver groceries directly to your home within ten minutes. There are many start-ups that aim for a slice of this ‘instant’ concept. However, some cities are already reaching saturation point. Can ‘flash delivery’ become a sustainable business model? And how will it change the grocery supply chain?

Continue reading
December 23, 2021

Food e-com – making the business case for investment

The food landscape is evolving dynamically. Automation is the most viable long-term solution for the majority of food retailers’ customer service propositions. How can you decide if and when to commit, and at what level of initial investment?

Continue reading
December 9, 2021

Vanderlande successfully delivers its largest project in Russia for Leroy Merlin

Vanderlande has successfully delivered its largest project on Russian soil to date, with the installation of its first ADAPTO shuttle-based automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) for Leroy Merlin, one of Russia’s largest DIY (do it yourself) retailers.

Continue reading

Discover your warehouse of the future anytime, anywhere

Vanderlande brings you the future… today! Explore the most innovative warehouse technology in a real-life environment with just a single click.

More about our Augmented Reality App