In 2022, BS Handling Systems completed the design, manufacture and installation of pick-to-light conveyor lines at Mindful Chef's distribution hub in Redditch. The success of the project led Mindful Chef to commission BS Handling Systems to deliver phase two of its development plans, an automated palletisation solution at the end of the pick-to-light lines.
When online fashion and cosmetics retailer ASOS faced an extremely aggressive timeline to design and fit-out its fourth UK fulfilment centre, the company turned to tried and trusted materials handling partner, BS Handling Systems.
“Rob, Stephen and the BS Handling Systems team have worked with ASOS for a long time and we consider them more than just a supplier. They are definitely key members of the ASOS team and a vital part of what we do on a day-to-day basis.” Sarah Cunningham – Head of Supply Chain Development, ASOS
British healthy meal kit retailer, Mindful Chef, turned to BS Handling Systems when they wanted to add automation into their distribution hub in Redditch. Founded by three friends, Myles Hopper, Rob Grieg-Gran and Giles Humphries, Mindful Chef supplies subscribers with recipe kit boxes which include ready-measured, fresh ingredients and easily followed healthy recipes.
“Partnering with BS Handling Systems has helped us drive the business forward, improving our customer service by minimising errors and speeding up the throughput of our distribution operation. What’s more, not only has it been a pleasure working with such a professional, accommodating company which is excellent at adapting to our needs, but it’s also been fun,” enthuses Matthew Maxwell, Production Lead at Mindful Chef
BS Handling Systems has increased throughput and productivity for Ted Baker by automating order processing at its warehouse in Derby.
The Leicester based materials handling specialist has automated the movement of stock across all three floors of mezzanine at the 1 million sq ft warehouse. The omnichannel site handles the complete fulfilment for the fashion brand including ecommerce orders, Ted Baker stores, concession partner stores and outlet stores as well as wholesale retail products. The facility services the UK and Europe as well as several countries worldwide.