INDUSTRY NEWS AND RESOURCES

Home / 14.0 INSIDERS / INDUSTRY NEWS AND RESOURCES

YesAsia partners with Geek+ for its first Smart Warehouse at Goodman Interlink, Hong Kong

03 May 2022 | NICK BRADLEY

Global online retailer YesAsia has teamed-up with Geek+ to build YesAsia’s first smart warehouse at Goodman Interlink, one of the world’s tallest warehouse facilities located in Tsing Yi, Hong Kong. This will be the largest number of AMRs deployed in any single Hong Kong e-commerce warehouse.

The brand-new YesAsia smart fulfilment centre will be located at Goodman Interlink in Tsing Yi, Hong Kong, and equipped with 145 AMRs from Geek+. This is the first partnership between the three parties.

“YesAsia understands the importance of staying ahead of the game in the face of ‘new norms’,” commented Joshua Lau, CEO of YesAsia. “This move reflects our commitment to reforming our supply chain to provide the best possible logistics services to our valuable customers.”

The change is expected to be fully integrated by July 2022 to commence service for YesAsia’s global customer base in the second half of the year. To enable this smart fulfilment centre, Goodman Group provides well-located warehouses that are designed to accommodate the latest robotics and technology, not only to ensure a more efficient supply chain, but also faster and more flexible delivery of goods. The smart warehouse is conveniently located in the logistics hotspot of Hong Kong which is adjacent to Container Terminal 9, Stonecutters Bridge, with easy access to Hong Kong International Airport.

The YesAsia smart fulfilment centre will implement Geek+’s goods-to-persons solutions. After receiving orders, the AMRs will automatically pass the goods to warehouse operators for an overall fulfilment process that is more accurate and highly efficient. The centre is expected to handle over one million orders within its first year of operation for both YesAsia.com and YesStyle.com customers around the world.

- END -

ARTICLE BY LOGISTICS MANAGER

Related Articles

Digital Factory, Industrial Automation, Industry 4.0

Schneider Electric and Intel Partner to Accelerate Industrial Innovation

  • 13 Jun 2022
  • Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric is collaborating with Intel Corp. to extend the EcoStruxure Automation Expert by...

VIEW MORE

Industrial Automation, Industry 4.0

How Microsoft is Bringing the Metaverse to Factory Floors

  • 11 Jun 2022
  • Rachel Warren

HoloLens is being worn for a variety of efficient use cases. The metaverse is starting to show...

VIEW MORE

Industry 4.0

Digital transformation: where now for food processing firms?

  • 10 Jun 2022
  • Gwen Ridler

As the digitalisation of food and drink factories becomes a major talking point for manufacturers,...

VIEW MORE

Industry 4.0

Nokia sees chance to spur Industry 4.0

  • 10 Jun 2022
  • KOMSAN TORTERMVASANA

Mr Thitipan says Nokia is keen to provide industrial-grade private wireless networks that have...

VIEW MORE
REGISTER FOR
18-20 OCTOBER