Comprehensive resource for automated materials handling. Includes news, insight and equipment reviews for automation within warehouses and distribution centers.
Posted 07/20 · 01:48 PM · MMH Editorial
Used as a stand-alone or as a complementary technology to laser- and camera-based data capture, Radio-Frequency Identification technologies offer an increasingly affordable and automated means to improve inventory accuracy and omni-channel fulfillment execution. RFID White Paper, RFID Automation from SICK,
Posted 07/20 · 12:08 PM · MMH Editorial
The distribution logistics is currently undergoing a paradigm shift. First and foremost, the change is driven by the market itself: Food and non-food consumers have completely new possibilities to cover their needs with E-Commerce and online trade.
Posted 07/20 · 07:32 AM · MMH Editorial
ProMat 2017 to feature first-ever autonomous vehicle and supply chain sustainable Solution Centers.
Posted 07/14 · 10:11 AM · MMH Editorial
Cobots designed for material handling process represent the most prevalent application of collaborative robots.
Posted 07/08 · 09:04 AM · MMH Editorial
May shipments increased by 1.7% when compared to May 2015 sales.
Posted 07/07 · 11:16 AM · LM Editorial
Use of voice picking systems continues to grow to help distribution operations keep up with e-commerce driven “each” picking. Now, besides order picking of items, voice is expanding into other possible use cases, while vendors focus on gleaning workforce optimization insights from all the data being gathered.
Posted 07/01 · 10:03 AM · MMH Editorial
Sale follows period of significant growth.
Posted 07/01 · 09:52 AM · MMH Editorial
Deal marks the second acquisition of a leading systems integration firm in the past two weeks.
Posted 07/01 · 07:16 AM · MMH Editorial
Running short of space in its old facility, Destination Maternity Corp. built a new, highly automated DC driven by an integrated warehouse management and execution system. The result is a strategic weapon helping to drive the business forward.
Posted 07/01 · 03:20 AM · MMH Editorial
ADC device technology continues to advance, but suppliers increasingly emphasize continuous monitoring and IoT-type sensing and analytic solutions as much as new hardware. The goal is better decision support as data capture evolves.