Yobel Supply Chain Management increases productivity by 11% with Zebra Technologies printers and mobile computers

More than 400 devices were used to automate and control all company’s operations

LIMA, Peru – Nov. 21, 2016 Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), a global leader in providing solutions and services that give enterprises real-time visibility into their operations, today announced that Yobel Supply Chain Management (SCM) increased productivity in multiple Peruvian warehouses by 11 percent with a Zebra mobile computing and printing solution. After only one year, the company has optimized workflows for inventory handling and faster and more accurate order fulfillment.

KEY FACTS

  • Yobel implemented a Zebra warehouse management system (WMS) solution to gain real-time visibility and automate its operations to help reduce operating costs and improve customer service.
  • 300 Zebra MC9190/MC9290 and MC67 data collectors and 60 Zebra ZT400 Series RFID printers simplified the receipt and delivery process and helped eliminate physical manual counting.
  • Yobel stores more than 225,000 SKUs and distributes more than 15 million units per month to more than 700,000 destinations.
  • Yobel has more than 45 years of experience in the logistics industry with local operations in Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.


SUPPORTING QUOTE
Ismael Mayuri Valerianoj, Logistics Corporate Chief, Yobel SCM
"Zebra provided us a visibility solution that helped us align our operations in real-time and improve the productivity of our business.”

Jaime Diaz Izquierdo, IT Corporate Manager, Yobel SCM
"We were looking for a strategic partner, a company with experience in what we call the execution of a perfect project and that was Zebra Technologies."

Juan Pablo Cerro, Account Director for Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela, Zebra Technologies
“By providing visibility that’s visionary through smarter, more visible environments, Zebra is helping organizations like Yobel optimize decision-making today while planning for the future. We are pleased that Yobel has achieved a double-digit increase in productivity and look forward to deploying this solution in all its operations across the region to help them grow.”


About Zebra
With the unparalleled visibility Zebra (NASDAQ: ZBRA) provides, enterprises become as smart and connected as the world we live in. Real-time information – gleaned from visionary solutions including hardware, software and services – give organizations the competitive edge they need to simplify operations, know more about their businesses and customers, and empower their mobile workers to succeed in today’s data-centric world. For more information, visit www.zebra.com. Follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.


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Zebra Technologies
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bill.abelson@zebra.com

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