Mexican Grocery logistics supplier selects KNAPP

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The group Decasa SA de CV selected the KiSoft WCS by KNAPP to optimize the warehouse control processes in Cortazar. Grupo Decas has subsidiaries in more than 20 states in Mexico. Retailers are supplied from the Cortazar location.

KNAPP also installed a conveyor line with 11 picking stations, 4 Pick-to-Belt stations and 12 dispatch ramps. About 2,500 different products are supplied from this location and 90% of orders for small branch stores are delivered within 24 hours. The system has been operating since the June 2012 and has fulfilled all the requirements to the customer’s complete satisfaction. Due to the current growth in the group of companies, another larger, automated warehouse is planned for the Veracruz location, and KNAPP is currently preparing an offer.


The KNAPP Group, with its headquarters in Austria, and sales and servicing offices in 26 countries, is one of the world’s leading businesses in warehouse logistics and warehouse automation. A full 60 years of experience and know-how from more than 1500 projects in the various branches make KNAPP today a global player.

The core competencies are in the sectors retail (food/non-food), fashion, pharmacy and cosmetics. Sectors such as tools and eye-care, and office supply wholesale also trust in the comprehensive know-how of the KNAPP group when installing or adapting their distribution centres and warehouses. The international customer structure is reflected in the 98% rate of export.

KNAPP is a company with strong growth and an outstanding position in the world market. KNAPP maintains branches in Great Britain, Belgium, Italy, France, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Brazil, Germany, China, South Africa and the USA and has representatives in 17 other countries.