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Stop & Shop Distribution Center Tour

The New England Roundtable & Council of Supply Chain Management (CSCMP) present the Stop & Shop Distribution Center Tour.

Date/Time:        Thursday, September 17, 2009 @ 9:00 AM    OR
                           Thursday, September 17, 2009 @ 1:00 PM

Place:                 Stop & Shop Distribution Center                                
                           136 South Main Street
                           Assonet, MA 02702

Registration Fee:
Non-members are always welcome. The registration fee is $40 if prepaid by Wednesday, September 16. For full-time students, the prepaid fee is $15. No walk-ins and no competitors are permitted on this tour. Register soon - limit  of 50 for each tour.

For more information and to register, please go to our event web site:  New England Roundtable Events.

No cameras or video equipment allowed. Stop & Shop reserves the right to screen all potential visitors to insure no competitors attend.

What You Will See and Learn:

  • Serving 250 Stop & Shop stores in 5 states, distributing over 130 million cases per year
  • View a state-of-the-art distribution process
    • Automated Storage Retrieval System (ASRS) – 77 Cranes
    • Integration of several applications: WMS, HK Cranes, Voice, RF Loading Receiving, Blue Sky, and TMS
  • Understand the complexities of the business
    • Union workforce, contract constraints, turnover
    • Unbalanced weekly volume
    • Freshness and code dating
  • History and overview of this 5 year old facility
  • Hear about the implementation of their new logo

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