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Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Camera-based bar code scanners are a must for 2D codes, but today’s payoff mainly ties to improving 1D code processes, ergonomics and read rates. Here’s a look at how this versatile tool is helping to transform fulfillment accuracy in dynamic distribution environments.
Posted on 04/01 at 12:46 PM
FeaturesWirelessApril 2014Automated Data CaptureMotorola SolutionsIntermecHoneywellCognexVDC ResearchPermalink


The supply chain consultant spends 60 seconds talking to Modern about the results of the 2014 MHI Annual Industry Report.
Posted on 04/01 at 12:39 PM
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While handling breakable goods, motor-driven rollers enhance flexibility and cut maintenance costs.
Posted on 04/01 at 10:49 AM
FeaturesProductivity SolutionAutomationConveyorsApril 2014InterrollPermalink


Saturday, March 01, 2014

For DSW, a cross-belt sortation system has reduced labor costs, improved productivity and increased in-stock levels in the store. More importantly, it is setting the stage for future growth.
Posted on 03/01 at 02:11 PM
FeaturesMarch 2014IntelligratedManhattan AssociatesDematicRetailCrown EquipmentSedlakSystem ReportPermalink


High-speed, cross-belt sortation enables better customer selection and service at DSW’s retail stores.
Posted on 03/01 at 02:07 PM
FeaturesMarch 2014AutomationConveyorsIntelligratedManhattan AssociatesDematicRetailCrown EquipmentPermalink


As Internet sales surge and customer expectations intensify, companies are working to create a web of inventory visibility, fulfillment speed and order accuracy.

Today’s tuggers and carts have evolved to the point where they can be flexibly engineered to support some, or all, of a manufacturing facility’s handling needs.
Posted on 03/01 at 01:55 PM
FeaturesEquipment ReportMarch 2014AutomationCartsTuggersEquipment ReportLightning PickNuStarTransboticsPermalink


By accurately capturing real-time data from a growing range of supply chain functions, voice technology can now play a role in decisions at the item and enterprise level.

Manufacturers and distributors have been on an automation binge. We asked Modern’s readers what those plans may mean for the conveyor and sortation industry.
Posted on 03/01 at 01:48 PM
FeaturesMarch 2014AutomationConveyorsPeerless Research GroupReader SurveyPermalink


Modern’s annual Productivity Achievement Awards honor companies that have made outstanding strides in improving operations through materials handling and related information systems.
Posted on 03/01 at 01:38 PM
FeaturesMarch 2014AutomationLift TrucksRoboticsFood And BeverageSpecial ReportPermalink



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