Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Software, software, software. That's the theme at this year's show.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG), the parent company of Hyster Company and Yale Materials Handling Corporation, has announced a corporate reorganization effective today.
In a press conference on Tuesday, SI Systems (Booth 3327) highlighted its VWare warehouse management and control software (WMS/WCS).
Yale Materials Handling (Booth 6123) announced the Yale MO50T tow tractor guided by Seegrid, a driverless automatic guided vehicle capable of towing 10,000 pounds.
Hyster (Booth 6313) is highlighting its capability to provide lift trucks from walkies to equipment capable of handling more than 100,000 pounds.
Growth will continue in the materials handling industry in 2014 and 2015, announced MHI, the sponsor of Modex, in the group’s annual State of the Industry press conference on Tuesday.
At a press conference Tuesday morning, Intelligrated (Booths 5123, 4923) announced the launch of its new shuttle system, revamped pick-to-light products, 24-volt motor-driven roller transfer conveyors, and a fulfillment execution software model.
In this exclusive Modern Materials Handling Webcast, we'll share the details of Peerless Research Group's (PRG) 2014 Conveyor & Sortation Survey, an annual study designed to define the current state of conveyor usage and identify the trends that are driving the evolution of conveying systems design.
To build mixed pallet loads from an unlimited number of stock keeping units (SKUs), Axium’s (Booth 4823) load palletizer uses an exclusive algorithm, a vision-assisted product orientor, two synchronized robot arms and an automatically adjusting end-of-arm tool.
Matthews Marking and Fulfillment Systems (Booth 7609) highlighted its new rugged MW Series pick-to-light module at a Tuesday press conference.