Buyers' Guide

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Buyers' Guide:
About the Buyers' Guide
This annual guide is a complete resource to the services and information that manufacturing, warehousing and distribution center professionals need to succeed. Published in the October edition of Modern Materials Handling, the online guide has additional information with links to articles and more about the companies.
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Featured listing:
Digital Lumens

The Digital Lumens LED-based Intelligent Lighting System is proven in some of the world’s leading warehouses, distribution centers, and manufacturing facilities to reduce lighting energy costs up to 90% while improving light levels. Smart high bay LED lights, all with integrated occupancy and daylight sensors, are wirelessly networked and centrally managed to deliver light when and where needed. LightRules® lighting management software provides lighting system reports, and the ability to fine tune lighting settings anytime, anywhere.

374 Congress Street
6th Floor
Boston, Massachusetts 02210
United States
1 (617) 723-1200

Featured listing:
East Coast Storage Equipment

East Coast Storage Equipment is a distributor and systems integrator all all types of material handling systems. We can completely outfit your whole warehouse/distribution for increased efficiency and productivity. We have over 20 years experience designing and installing various racking systems, mezzanine platforms, industrial shelving and conveyor systems. Our services include project management, design & layout, installation, custom fabrication, tear down and warehouse equipment relocation.

620 Burtis St
Brick, New Jersey 08723
United States
1 (732) 451-1808
1 (888) 294-5022

Featured listing:
KELLEY - Entrematic Loading Dock Products

Kelley is best known as the pioneer of air-powered dock leveler technology, today the Kelley brand includes a comprehensive portfolio of innovative loading dock and warehouse solutions including mechanical, air-powered, hydraulic and specialty dock levelers, scissor lift tables and dock lifts, truck levelers, vehicle restraints, dock seals & shelters, HVLS warehouse fans, integrated control systems, logistics management software as well as a variety of accessories and aftermarket solutions.  Kelley is one of five brands under Entrematic, providing a complete range of entrance automation products and warehouse solutions, supported by dedicated specialists with nearly 200 years of cumulative expertise.

1612 Hutton Drive
Suite 140
Carrolton, Texas 75006
United States
1 (800) 558-6960
1 (800) 558-6960

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Numina Group
Numina Group is a DC system automation design and integrator providing Top Tier Warehouse Execution and Control Systems to streamline Pick, Pack, and Ship Automated Order Fulfillment. Our technologies can provide 50% or more productivity improvements for Omni-Channel, E-commerce, and Manufacturing B to B Distribution. Automation technologies include Pick to Light, Speaker Independent Voice Picking, Print and Apply labeling, In-line Dimensional Weight Audit, Vision Inspection, Barcode Track & Trace, Automated Storage and Retrieval, ASRS & Conveyor Sorting & Systems. Numina Group provides turn-key define, design, and implementation of DC's, seamlessly integrating automated material handling to new or existing ERP/WMS Platforms.
10331 Werch Drive
Woodridge, Illinois 60517
United States
1 (630) 343-2600
1 (630) 343-2600

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SERCO - Entrematic Loading Dock Products

Serco has been a leading brand in the loading dock equipment industry for the past six decades. The Serco brand and portfolio are recognized for increasing operational efficiency and safety through highly engineered loading dock and warehouse solutions. Included in the Serco product line are: HVLS industrial ceiling fans, mechanical, power-assisted, hydraulic and specialty dock levelers, vehicle restraints, wheel restraints, dock seals & shelters, ergonomic in-plant lift tables, dock lifts, hydraulic truck levelers, custom control systems, dock and yard management software, a variety of dock accessories and aftermarket solutions.

1612 Hutton Drive
Suite 140
Carrollton, Texas 75006
United States
1 (972) 466-0707
1 (800) 933-4834

Featured listing:

As part of a global organization that is the third largest forklift manufacturer, we NEVER QUIT raising standards or satisfying customers.  Our reliable forklifts are engineered to deliver maximum uptime every day. Delivering high performance and a low cost of ownership, our lineup includes internal combustion and electric powered forklifts, pallet trucks, tow tractors, walkie-stackers, reach trucks and order pickers.  We offer unmatched warranty coverage – including the industry’s best standard, limited warranty.  We also offer ready access to the parts and services customers need to maximize productivity and profits through a network of factory-trained, authorized dealers throughout the Americas.

240 N Prospect Street
Marengo, Illinois 60152
United States
1 (815) 568-0061
1 (800) 871-5438

Featured listing:
Wildeck, Inc.

Wildeck, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of steel mezzanine platforms, vertical reciprocating conveyors, and safety guarding products in the United States. By combining lean manufacturing techniques with unwavering customer support, Wildeck is able to design quality material handling solutions that can increase the capacity, efficiency, and safety of your operations.

405 Commerce Street
Waukesha, Wisconsin 53186
United States
1 (262) 549-4000
1 (800) 325-6939

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From the October 2016 Issue
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