The VOW Retail fact file
- £40 million stockholding.
- Next-day delivery.
- 25,000 Stock Keeping Units (SKUs).
- 21,000 pallet locations.
- 18,000 wide/narrow aisle-pick positions.
- 16,000 MHE small-pick locations.
- 60,000 storage locations in mini-load system.
- 3 km of conveyor belts.
- Radio frequency picking/label pick/pick to light.
- ISO 9001-accredited Quality Control System checks each shipment prior to despatch.
- Order accuracy rate of 99.95%.
- Automated MLS warehouse system supports picking of 65,000 product lines per day; 350,000 to 400,000 units per night.
- 240 Investors in People-trained warehouse operatives, each picking in excess of 38 lines per hour.
- 160 of the above staff have NVQ Level 2 qualifications.