Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Plug Power (Booth 4826) has received a multisite GenKey purchase order from Walmart Stores to roll out its hydrogen fuel cell solution to power electric lift truck fleets at six North American distribution centers.
EuroSort (Booth 6713A) rolled out its newest high-speed unit sorter, the EuroSort Sweep Belt Sorter.
Lenze (Booth 5131), a manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technology, highlighted its new g500 gearbox range, which was developed to transform motor speed into torque intelligently and accurately.
Need help visualizing your next sortation solution? The Beumer Group (Booth 4523) has developed a Virtual DC Tool to help attendees determine the right type of sorter for their unique application.
The impact of omni-channel fulfillment and the power of analytics emerged as the most important trends in an industry survey released and highlighted at Wednesday’s keynote.
The new office plays a key role in the company’s strategy to strengthen local partnerships and connect regional customers with best-of-breed automation and software solutions to increase operational efficiency.
Following record years in 2011 and 2012, CEMA estimates that shipments totaled $10.137 billion for 2013, a decrease of $273 million from 2012 shipments of $10.410 billion.
Heathman becomes head of the North American industry trade group founded in 1933. CEMA currently has 130 member companies.
EnerSys (Booth 7828), a global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, is exhibiting its extensive line of motive power solutions for manufacturing and supply chain management applications at Modex.
At 4Front Entrematic (Booth 4207) its 4SIGHT yard and dock management solution is gaining interest among companies that have advanced, Tier 1 warehouse management system (WMS) solutions in place and working well, but still lack visibility over what is happening in the yard and at docks.