Automated Storage

By Bob Trebilcock · September 1, 2014
Automation fills orders accurately and efficiently in DrVita’s warehouse.
By Josh Bond · September 1, 2014
As customer expectations parallel those in retail, industrial distributors are breaking out of traditional solutions to meet the e-commerce challenge.
By Josh Bond · August 1, 2014
Direct-to-consumer marketer optimizes order picking through gradual automation.
By Josh Bond · August 1, 2014
Totes securely hold 19% more small and large parts while improving flexibility in carousel.
By Josh Bond · August 1, 2014
VLMs for parts storage and kit sequencing prevent production stoppages and inventory shrinkage.
By Josh Bond · June 1, 2014
Company sustains sample order program and increases storage capacity by 167%.
By Josh Bond · June 1, 2014
High-density solution makes leftover parts easier to find and faster to retrieve.
<p>ODU’s global assembly manager Philipp Hossfeld.</p> By Bob Trebilcock · April 1, 2014
Thanks to a new WMS and a complete modernization of its mini-load AS/RS, ODU is reliably pumping work-in-process to the assembly area and getting orders out the door.
By Bob Trebilcock · April 1, 2014
The mini-load manages up to 40,000 work-in-process parts, ensuring that production has what it needs, when it needs it.
<p>Cory Hypes, executive VP of PAS, stands by as the PowerStor’s vertical lift device moves up to 120 pallets per hour.</p>

By Josh Bond · March 19, 2014
Power Automation Systems (PAS, Booth 1327) is showcasing its PowerStor automated storage and retrieval system, its PAS Voyager semi-automated deep lane pallet storage system, and the new PASWare 3.0, due to be released in August.
<p>Chris Cole, CEO of Intelligrated, stands next to the new OLS shuttle.</p> By Josh Bond · March 18, 2014
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.
<p>Mark Fung, AGVPick Product Manager.</p>

By Sara Pearson Specter · March 17, 2014
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.
<p>Norbert Hübler, business development manager for SSI Schaefer.</p> By Josh Bond · March 17, 2014
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.
<p> David Stevens, president and CEO with an iBOT unit.</p> By Josh Bond · March 17, 2014
OPEX Corp. (Booth 6331) is showcasing its Perfect Pick system, an automated, high-speed, goods-to-person picking solution.
<p>Kardex Remstar’s Chelsea Tarr explained the expansion of the Shuttle XP line to include a model that handles a 1000 kilogram payload.</p> By Sara Pearson Specter · March 17, 2014
Right-sizing automated storage solutions is the emphasis at Kardex Remstar (Booth 9323), where a new Shuttle XP vertical lift module and two new Megamat RS vertical carousels were introduced in a press conference on Monday.

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