Tuesday, October 02, 2012
With a combination of perimeter seals, dock levelers and vehicle restraints, Lundberg Family Farms' facility maintains a safe, efficient and sanitary seal at its six new dock doors.
Hoist replacement on parallel track means production continues as planned.
Custom lift provides safer ride, more controlled vertical movement of satellites at Boeing manufacturing facility.
Rather than continue to manually sort returns in its picking warehouse, Hermes Fulfillment looked to shuttle technology to increase efficiency and accuracy.
Facing a decision to add operators or automate, American Packaging Corp. turned to robotic industrial pallet trucks to increase consistency and savings.
Autonomous system supports transition to lean manufacturing.
Order totes travel to the inventory while pickers stay in zones.
Monday, October 01, 2012
Discovering the truth about robots is essential. Separating fact from fiction and science fiction, while looking at the truth about effectiveness, efficiency, and impact of robotics on employment is addressed in a careful analysis regarding the changing role of robots in the plant and warehouse floor.
Posted on 10/01 at 02:37 PM
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How is the Costco switch to block pallets affecting the market? Modern's readers weigh in.
Posted on 10/01 at 02:10 PM
At Toyota’s Kentucky assembly plant, automatic tuggers, carts and AGVs are part of a winning assembly system that competes on a global basis.