LEADING UK MANUFACTURER
& SYSTEM INTEGRATOR
& software suited for many applications within the supply chain sector.
Innovative, Intelligent Automation Solutions
L-A-C Logistics Automation are a well-respected and established UK manufacturer and system integrator of conveyors, automation solutions and bespoke robotic systems for materials handling requirements. Our team is made up of multiskilled specialists with varying engineering backgrounds/industries which means we have a rich history and project portfolio. Engineering is very much in the blood of this business, and we are proud to manufacture in the UK but also partner with worldwide companies who help us push boundaries. Our impressive product portfolio and skillset means that our solutions are purpose designed and built for the application, not constrained by equipment range limitations. Our passion to learn, grow and reinvest in our employees and future technologies has enabled us to gain a natural foothold within our core business sectors, retail/E-Fulfilment, post and parcel distribution, production/manufacturing, warehouse distribution and food.
Featured Case Studies
The Inner Workings of the Automated Solution PALLET HANDLING FULLY AUTOMATED SOLUTIONS 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study Project Objectives / Requirements: Setting The Scene Our Nottinghamshire based customer is a leading global provider of supply chain solutions, including a large range of pallets and storage equipment. Managing the supply and return of huge quantities […]Read More
Pioneering Automation Solutions for UK Warehousing EXOTEC & iFORCE Groundbreaking UK Automated Fulfillment Center 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study Project Objectives / Requirements: Setting The Scene iForce was formed in 1997, merging innovative software and operational capability to create supply chain solutions for the UK retail market. In April 2017, iForce was acquired by […]Read More
Flexeserve Hinkley Bespoke pallet conveying STREAMLINED production & REDUCED cycle times 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study Ergonomic Height Adjustable Workstations Setting The Scene Flexeserve are industry leaders in designing, manufacturing, and providing hot-holding and food-to-go solutions to their customers. With increase in demand for their solutions and services, Flexeserve wanted to deploy an automated […]Read More
The Fragrance Shop’s Journey to Sustainability & Automation PACKAGING AUTOMATION for Enhanced Customer Experience 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study Project Objectives / Requirements Setting The Scene Established in 1994, The Fragrance Shop is the UK’s largest independent, fragrance retailer. Operating through online channels and retail stores, they showcase over 6,000 items across their luxury […]Read More
Curbed ‘Roofing’ Manpower Dependence KEYSTONES Accelerated Production line 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study Curbed ‘Roofing’ Manpower Dependence Setting The Scene Keystone Lintel Limited, a leading manufacturer of steel lintels and roofing solutions. At their Derbyshire facility, they produce a wide range of lintel variations from high grade pre-galvanised mild steel with a zinc coating […]Read More
Streamlining Hub Operations Evri’s Boosted Cross Docking Project Flyer Van Automation 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study Accurate and efficient parcel sorting Setting The Scene To meet the demands of changing customer behaviour, digital communication challenges, and the rapid growth of ecommerce parcel volumes, Evri’s sortation Hub in the Northwest needed to upgrade. Evri partnered […]Read More
order fulfilment & replenishment solution HACHETTES MULTI-ZONE MULTI-FLOOR turn-key pick solution 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study warehouse order fulfilment & replenishment Setting The Scene Hachette UK Distribution (HUKD) is a prominent book distributor catering to various publishers. It operates from two sites in Didcot, UK, where it manages all stock receipts and customer order […]Read More
Automated sorting system for “small traffic” Rapid & Accurate Parcel Sortation Technology 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study Fast and flexible for future e-commerce demands Setting The Scene The UKs largest dedicated parcel carrier officially opened its new purpose built, 15,000 square metre, parcel distribution hub in Warrington back in 2014. The facility was designed […]Read More
Omnichannel Distribution Centre Milton Keynes H&M RAPID ROBOTIC tote stacking & dispatch 0115 975 3300 Download Case Study tote stacking & dispatch Setting The Scene H&M’s first omnichannel distribution centre in Milton Keynes was built to service both H&M stores and online customers across the UK and Ireland. With their customers increasingly choosing to shop […]Read More
Recent Press Releases
GROUNDBREAKING UK AUTOMATED FULFILMENT CENTRE Committed to delivering innovative and reliable solutions for customers. As the demand for e-commerce continues to rise, warehouse and fulfilment centre operators face increasing challenges to optimise space utilisation, maintain operational efficiency, and address the current labour shortages. In particular, with the run up to the main peak period fast […]Read More
Milestone Achievement and Workforce Expansion Investors Bet on Exotec’s Unique Approach in Warehouse Robotics Exotec Surpasses 100 Customer Locations, Driving Global Expansion of Warehouse Robotics and Automation. Exotec, a leading global provider of warehouse robotics, has achieved a significant milestone by reaching over 100 customer sites worldwide. As part of its ongoing expansion strategy across […]Read More
Delivering Huge operational Benefits From Manual Handling to Streamlined Efficiency: Flexeserve’s Success Story When provider of hot-holding and food-to-go solutions Flexeserve needed to optimise its operations to increase throughputs due to the rising demand for its products and services, it turned to LAC Logistics Automation. The specialist materials handling company has delivered a tailored solution […]Read More
Streamlining Distribution with Automation Conveyors, mergers, diverts, pop-up transfers, and scanning systems. In the fast paced world of warehousing, efficient order fulfilment is the key to meeting ever-increasing customer demands for swift and accurate delivery of goods. Order picking accounts for around 60% of operational costs in a warehouse, so it vital that your chosen […]Read More
transforming the logistics industry. We’re excited to share that our company has been featured in this year’s ‘Warehouse Logistics News – Logistics Report 2023’! Our wide range of robotic solutions is helping transform logistics, from inbound/outbound handling to sorting and packing. Through partnerships with ABB, Exotec, and Unbox Robotics, we demonstrate our commitment to innovation. […]Read More
LAC Logistics Automation zone pick, turn-key multi-floor order fulfilment and replenishment solution empower Hachette to increase capacity and throughput. Setting the scene, Hachette UK Distribution (HUKD) is a prominent book distributor catering to various publishers. It operates from two sites in Didcot, UK, where it manages all stock receipts and customer order dispatches for its […]Read More
Systems integrator, L-A-C Logistics Automation has a range of qualities that are not often seen in the UK marketplace. It has manufacturing capability and abundant experience in a wide variety of sectors. L-A-C also has a growing software team, backing up innovative robotic solutions and partnerships with worldwide robotic pioneers, like Exotec. By implementing the […]Read More
Ever-tougher customer demands are driving an exciting new partnership between Swedish palletising product leader InterSystem and LAC Logistics Automation, a fast-growing integrator who will bring InterSystem’s palletising products to the UK market. InterSystem will showcase its cutting-edge products at the upcoming and much-anticipated Interpack exhibition, from May 4th to 10th 2023, in Dusseldorf, at Stand […]Read More
A convergence of technological innovation, economic forces and labour factors are driving the rapid growth of warehouse automation to meet the demands on supply chains. In the last several years, consumers have shifted more It is certainly exciting times for automation within the logistics supply chain. With such a vast array of technologies on offer […]Read More
HSS Editor Simon Duddy catches up with LAC Logistics Automation to hear how the successful modern warehouse requires a broad mix of competencies, from ‘old-school’ manufacturing to cutting-edge software development. THE MODERN warehouse demands a blend of the mechanical and the high-tech. Systems integrator LAC Logistics Automation has a range of qualities that are not often seen, […]Read More
A convergence of technological innovation, economic forces and labour factors are driving the rapid growth of warehouse automation to meet the demands on supply chains. In the last several years, consumers have shifted more of their shopping online vs. in-store, leaving warehouses working harder to keep up with demand volatility. Automation is proving an effective […]Read More
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