Comprehensive news on the most advanced systems for automated mobile data collection & paperless picking of inventory through RFID and wireless technologies.
Posted 05/11 · 07:40 PM · MMH Editorial
A unique optical RTLS system has led to dramatic productivity improvements at Genco ATC’s returns center in McDonough, Ga.
Posted 05/11 · 07:10 PM · MMH Editorial
The real-time locating system (RTLS) is an integral part of receiving, putaway and picking operations.
Posted 05/11 · 07:00 PM · MMH Editorial
Slotting systems can deliver big results, but are they right for your operation?
Posted 05/09 · 11:13 AM · MMH Editorial
Partnership with AiDC Solutions grows Sky-Trax network in United Kingdom.
Posted 05/02 · 07:44 AM · SCMR Editorial
Moving much-needed athletic footwear to some of the most remote corners of the globe can be a daunting supply chain challenge. But the humanitarian aid organization Samaritan’s Feet has persevered and is working steadily toward its goal of delivering 10 million pairs of shoes to 10 million people in 10 years. The lessons SF has learned along are instructive for any supply chain professional.
Posted 05/02 · 07:37 AM · SCMR Editorial
The ability to see customer demand and align it with your supply chain—what’s called demand management—has become a truly crucial capability. But many supply chain managers still struggle with building this capability in their organizations. A new survey uncovers the challenges they typically face and points to opportunities for successfully overcoming them.
Posted 04/28 · 08:00 AM · MMH Editorial
A new inventory management system allows whisky maker John Dewar & Sons to track the location of casks used in blending its prize-winning scotch.
Posted 03/24 · 05:54 AM · MMH Editorial
The new automated picking device features a 16-channel unit that can be rolled up to a conveyor, plugged into a 110-volt outlet without special cabling and dispense up to 2,000 pieces per hour.
Posted 03/23 · 12:08 PM · MMH Editorial
SICK (Booth 1031) put its ICR880 camera system on display at ProMat 2011, a solution that in combination with SICK’s software, provides analysis of bar code reading failures and other problems to get at the next level of process improvement.
Posted 03/23 · 12:03 PM · MMH Editorial
Aldata, has developed a multi-modal voice recognition and bar code scanning solution “to cover the mandates.”