Conveyors & Sortation

Comprehensive information on conveyance and sortation in Materials Handling covering belt conveyors, gravity conveyors, and popup wheel sortation.


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By MMH Staff · May 25, 2017
In the past two years Dorner has acquired Geppert-Band, a German-based manufacturer of belt and modular belt conveyors; FlexMove, a Malaysia-based manufacturer of flexible chain conveyors; and opened an office in Ontario, Canada. The acquisition of Sautem better positions Dorner to continue growing its presence in Mexico and Latin America.
By MMH Staff · May 18, 2017
Following its acquisition of Bastian, TICO continues its strategy to increase its presence in automated material handling.
By MMH Staff · May 17, 2017
Shipments up 16.2% compared to March 2016 sales, up 28% since February 2017.
By Bob Trebilcock · May 9, 2017
Every company considers itself an innovator. It’s time to include materials handling leaders in that category.
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By Tim Kraus, Product Manager, Intelligrated and Rusty Matthews, Sales Account Manager, Tilt-Tray and Cross-Belt Sorter Operatio · April 18, 2017
Guiding you through the process of evaluating and selecting the right “mission-critical” sortation solution
By MMH Staff · April 10, 2017
Orders had seen near-50% increases in February 2016.
By Bridget McCrea · April 4, 2017
Pushed to the limit by e-commerce and omni-channel, the modern DC needs flexible, safe and efficient conveyor and sortation solutions that support high-velocity operations.
By MMH Staff · April 4, 2017
Intelligrated (Booth S2003) has debuted the IntelliSort HDS, a high-density parcel and e-commerce sortation solution.
By Bob Trebilcock · April 3, 2017
Thrive Market’s new Indiana DC was designed to meet the needs of a fast-growing e-commerce startup today and tomorrow.
By Josh Bond · March 24, 2017
After closing 2016 up 1.6%, the association set new records for total value of shipments.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2017
Acquisition is intended to strengthen TICO's materials handling business and follows the acquisition of Bastian Solutions.
By MMH Staff · March 8, 2017
Since December, shipments are down 13% for bulk handling equipment and up 12% for unit handling equipment.
By Josh Bond · March 6, 2017
Manufacturer develops a custom solution to a unique materials handling challenge.
By MMH Staff · February 13, 2017
Market rebounds considerably over 2015's down year, with large segments posting double-digit growth.
By MMH Staff · February 10, 2017
December booked orders up nearly 50% from November 2016.

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