Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Thoughts from the first day of the show
A new mobile app from Hytrol Conveyor Co. (Booth 7434) gives customers better, more efficient access to information about their automated materials handling solutions, Phillip Poston, Hytrol’s manager of marketing, said at booth press conference Monday afternoon.
Lucas Systems (Booth 3523) announced at a Monday press conference that its Jennifer VoicePlus voice picking applications will be certified on smart phones, starting with the Samsung Galaxy S4, with general availability planned for May 2014.
At Modex on Monday, United Pallet Services (Booth 4334), maker of pointGUARD, unveiled the latest addition to its line of plastic protectors for wood pallets.
Monday, March 17, 2014
Chetu, (Booth 4805) is showcasing its supply chain software solution at Modex. Based in Plantation, Fla., the company is a global provider of high-quality and cost-effective IT services.
In a press conference Monday, Swisslog (Booth 7613) detailed a commissioned installation of its Click&Pick goods-to-person, multi-channel robotic order fulfillment system.
At a press conference Monday afternoon, Dematic (Booth 5723) released Dematic iQ, its next-generation software platform that extends beyond traditional warehouse control systems into knowledge-based logistics optimization.
SSI Schaefer (Booth 5423) is demonstrating integrated standardized systems for small parts handling, including the Logimat AS/RS, the [email protected]
workstation and the Autocruiser transport system.
For automatic guided vehicle (AGV) suppliers, 2013 was a record-breaking year, according to the Automatic Guided Vehicle Systems (AGVS) industry group of Modex sponsor MHI.
Personalized, customized documents can be automatically printed, folded and inserted into their appropriate outbound shipping carton or tote with the new, patented UltraSert-Plus system.