Dal-Tile Corporation Reducing Expenses at the Largest U.S. Ceramic Tile Manufacturer
This case study discusses about the efficiency and the accountability along with the productivity of the system used in Dal Tile. The four regional warehouses of the Dal Tile are located in Dallas, Texas; Ontario, California; Orlando, Florida; and, Eldersburg, Maryland. To facilitate real time pick and pull operations at these locations, Dal-Tile selected several LXE vehicle mounted terminals on standing forklifts; (116) 1280's, (27) 2280's, (23) VX1's, and (1) MX3. The system increased productivity and measured employee accountability through increased pick rates and accuracy.