woodStore

The software control for storage systems

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With woodStore, HOMAG provides its storage systems with an intelligent control. It is the brain of each storage system and optimizes all processes in the storage. woodStore links the purchase system to the order processing, manages offcuts, and optimizes material movements. With its modules, the storage control calculates a storage organization that best fits customer‘s demands.
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Benefits
No search for panels: Easy panel handling with high type variety
Optimization of material handling: since only those quantities are stored that are needed in a predictable time
Cost savings: Offcuts are used up
Saving of personnel resources: Cutting and material provision are decoupled from each other
Reduction of no longer required stocks: Material consumption is coordinated with the ordering system and the order planning
No expensive downtimes: Operating machines are fully utilized
No disruption of production caused by lack of material: Optimization only uses the available material for planning

Technology Highlights
Open data base system enables smooth integration
Smart Connected System: Complete integration of optimization, saw and storage to a cut system with appropriated interfaces
intelliStore: Flexible storage organisation, adapting itself automatically on production conditions
Complete offcut management prevents the buildup of offcut stock
Easy Edit production lists: Simple change of the orders and sequence
Different freely selectable storage strategies enable an easy adjustment on storage management to changing production scenarios
Optimization of the production sequence enables high capacity