A talk with Mr Roberto Daverio

Roberto Daverio Logistics Director of Lyreco Italy talks about an international pilot project by Sayoye for the national logistics centre in Monticelli, Italy.

The multinational corporation Lyreco is one of Europes market leaders for the distribution of office supplies and computer consumables. Lyreco has 900 10.000  employees, delivers 190,000 a little bit more than 200 000  packages daily in 28 countries, and is aiming for an annual turnover of 2.2 billion euros.

The National logistics centre in Monticelli, with its surface area of 22,000 m2, is the heart of the distribution network of Lyreco Italy. This facility includes the warehouse for stocking a distribution product range composed of 6,500 articles with 13000 orders / day. There are 65 employees working in the warehouse, and the average stock turnover is 22 days

SAVOYE qualified as the chosen partner for the facility in Monticelli, which  was the first pilot project. Facilities in Belgium, Denmark and most recently in Canada then followed followed.

All international national orders in Italy are managed in Monticelli explains Daverio. Every day, 60 employees pick about 200,000 articles for 10,000 shipping boxes and another 2,000 shipments are prepared for direct delivery to the customer. On top of that, we guarantee a service quality of 99.8% with an error quota of 0.001.
Ninety percent of the shipments are delivered in person within 24 hours of ordering. This also makes the order fulfilment process completely traceable, from the order itself to delivery of the product

SAVOYE is one of Europes leading suppliers of warehouse automation and order picking solutions.  Providing high performance systems and solutions to optimise warehouse operations, Savoyes unique mix of packaging technology, own manufactured conveyor systems and powerful configurable WMS provide customer specific solutions from standard components.  SAVOYE has over 500 sites throughout Europe operating in a wide variety of market sectors ranging from office products, books and media to textiles and E-business

Lyreco Italy Fact & Figures


- 400 Service personnel
- 40 Call centres
- 170 Staff
- 40,000 Customers
- 18 Regional distribution centres

Distribution centre Monticelli

- Surface area: 22,000m2
- Warehouse employees: 65
- Haulage road: 2km
- 6,500 articles
- Daily 10,000 boxes shipped
- Daily 13,000 order items
- Daily 200,000 units shipped
- Warehouse Stock turn time: 22 days
- 99.8% Service quality

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