Ace Endico is a full-service supplier of fine foods headquartered in Brewster, NY. It provides restaurants, hotels, country clubs, casinos, cruise lines, athletic venues and healthcare and educational facilities in the tri-state area with high quality food products, supplies and service. The company’s state-of-the-art facility includes more than 116,100 square meters of floor space and 141,600 cubic meters of storage capacity, housing more than 10,000 individual items ranging from frozen and refrigerated foods to produce and paper goods.
With as many as 100,000 cases of perishable food products coming in and out of the warehouse each day, keeping up with constant demand is critical. The 566-square-meter climate-controlled shipping and receiving dock with 15 bay doors moves products in and out of the facility’s 11 temperature zones with a nearly constant cycle of picking, distribution and replenishment occurring daily. The company’s picking operation is looking for every available way to increase efficiency and has leveraged the latest technologies to optimize the speed and accuracy of its daily picking process.