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Mail Order Pharmacy Success Story

A major pharmaceutical company wanted to automate the packaging and logistics for their industry-leading mail order distribution centers.

an ATS automated system with conveyors transporting pharmaceutical products

Challenge

Our client needed automation to increase the throughput and reliability of their high volume pharmaceutical mail order distribution centers.

Approach

We reviewed the plant level requirements to define problem areas and find commercial solutions where possible. Areas requiring more complex solutions were targeted for custom designed solutions. We worked to automate the drug distribution, bottle dispense, label and packaging areas of the facility, including sourcing, delivery and integration of commercial systems for specific tasks. We also coordinated the data and material handling of all the right bottles, pills and instructions to be packaged and shipped correctly every time.

Some key processes included in these systems:

Result

We have successfully partnered with our client to upgrade a number of facilities in the US to improve and increase the output and reliability of these distribution centers.