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Avancon SA, a new Swiss startup are developing new ideas for the materials handling industry, specifically a modern and innovative conveying system developed by the founder of the Interrol Group Dieter Specht.
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Since December, shipments are down 13% for bulk handling equipment and up 12% for unit handling equipment. (March 08, 2017)
Manufacturer develops a custom solution to a unique materials handling challenge. (March 06, 2017)
December booked orders up nearly 50% from November 2016. (February 10, 2017)
J&J Vision Care brings together a variety of automated technologies, including an innovative goods-to-person picking solution, at its Jacksonville DC. (February 07, 2017)
A portfolio of automation technologies allows J&J Vision Care to deliver 99.99% fill and accuracy rates while speeding orders out the door. (February 06, 2017)
Sales soften following record billings. (December 09, 2016)
Orders and shipments remain strong following record month. (November 10, 2016)
The retailer efficiently handles throughput of up to 1,000,000 cases per week or more during peak periods. Grocery warehouse management, Dematic Warehouse Fulfillment Software Case Study
(October 13, 2016)
The lift provides Rochester Drug Cooperative a safe and reliable means to keep its mezzanine supplied with reusable totes.
(October 13, 2016)
Since its installation, Ferris has improved operator ergonomics, while also reducing cycle times by 50%.
(October 12, 2016)
Arcadia Farms uses a multi-level system to transport and palletize goods and maximize space. (October 12, 2016)
Brownells’ new Iowa distribution center has taken touches—and miles—out of the order fulfillment process and increased throughput with near 100% accuracy. (October 10, 2016)
With conveyor, a WMS and put-to-light technology, Brownells has improved productivity and efficiency while being more responsive to its customers. Materials Handling systems report, Description of Brownell Ammunition warehouse technologies, (October 10, 2016)
Shipments up 1.4% compared to August 2015 sales, including a 5% increase in unit handling equipment. (October 07, 2016)
Beverage distributor’s new facility takes unique approach to the challenge of SKU proliferation. (October 06, 2016)