Emmi (CH)


Emmi is Switzerland's major dairy processor and one of the most innovative premium dairies in Europe. At its location in Ostermundigen, Emmi produces various fresh products such as yoghurt, Emmi Caffè Latte and Glacé. Based on the growth in fresh products and the strategic decision to outsource deep-freeze logistics, Emmi decided to convert the present deep-freeze storage including high bay warehouse to a logistic hub and distribution center for fresh products. This technical building modifications, improvements and optimizations in the production process and a completely new concept for internal material flow for distribution logistics.

BranchDairy processing
Year of installation2014
Primary modulesStöcklinWCS
HOST SystemInconso
Subsystems4 Shuttle stacker cranes in 2 aisles
3 Conveyor systems
1 Electric monorail  
Storage volume9,500 pallets
VariousConversion from deep-freeze to refrigerated storage
2 Stacker cranes overlapping on one rail