Automated Storage

By Josh Bond · January 1, 2016
Shuttle vertical lift module increases productivity, accuracy and safety with the same headcount.
By MMH Staff · December 30, 2015
A look back at Modern's 2015 cover stories.
By MMH Staff · December 22, 2015
Acquisition enhances capabilities for supply chain management from point of manufacture to the point of use.
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By Ben Camiel · November 23, 2015
Deployment of automated storage & retrieval (AS/RS) solutions has been delivering impressive improvements in labor or space savings within facilities for decades.
By MMH Staff · November 3, 2015
Integration of the robotic goods-to-person system expands outside North America.
By Bridget McCrea · November 1, 2015
By going beyond the “putaway to storage” mentality, warehouses and DCs can effectively speed up delivery cycles, gain shipment visibility and improve customer service.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2015
Vertical carousels integrated with warehouse management software enable high service levels.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2015
Automated systems enable rapid entry into a new market while reducing headcount.
By Bob Trebilcock · October 1, 2015
In its new logistics center, German machine manufacturer Grob installed automated storage technologies and goods-to-person picking to speed materials to the assembly line.
By Bob Trebilcock · October 1, 2015
In Grob’s new parts and raw materials warehouse, automated and conventional storage work with goods-to-person picking to deliver parts to the assembly line.
By Sara Pearson Specter · October 1, 2015
A variety of equipment and installation options lets operations customize their handling to match inventory profiles, customer demands.
By Michael Levans · October 1, 2015
We’re living in a wonderful period of “realization,” where mangers are taking the time to examine exactly what they need in certain areas of an operation instead of throwing the kitchen sink at a problem and spending millions in the process.
By Josh Bond · September 1, 2015
Vertical lift modules ensure accurate and secure access to thousands of critical maintenance parts.
<p>President of SSI Schaefer Graz Rainer Buchmann with vice president of CareFusion | Rowa Dirk Wingenter in Graz/Austria.</p> By MMH Staff · August 26, 2015
Partnership combines CareFusion's expertise in high-density automation to register, store and pick medications with Schaefer's range of manual, semi-automatic and automated solutions for the pharmaceutical supply chain.
By Bill Ostermeyer, vice president, sales and marketing, viastore. · July 14, 2015
Sure, it sounds like a pipe dream. But, when the right automation is designed for the application, it can pay for itself in just 36 months—or sooner?

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