Automation

By MMH Staff · April 5, 2017
ICAM and SencorpWhite announced a new strategic partnership for the exclusive distribution of the SILO VLM product line in the United States and Canada.
By Sara Pearson Specter · April 5, 2017
The latest upgrade of the WAMAS warehouse management software (WMS) suite was engineered to optimize waveless order fulfillment and labor management, said Lennard Koppelmann, VP of IT solutions for SSI Schaefer Systems International (Booth S3571), in a press conference on Tuesday.
By Bridget McCrea · April 4, 2017
Lenze (Booth S1831) has introduced the Lenze Smart Gear g350—a compact mechatronic drive unit combining a gearbox, motor, electronics and software—at Promat 2017.
By Bridget McCrea · April 4, 2017
In a press conference on Tuesday, Dematic Retrotech’s (Booth S1618) Paul Deveikis, managing director, shared details about the firm’s integration into Dematic North America’s customer service organization.
By MMH Staff · April 3, 2017
Numina Group (Booth S3452) is demonstrating their latest Real-time Distribution System, RDS-Warehouse Execution and Control Software, WES-WCS which combines Pick by Voice and Put to Light Order Picking and Consolidation into a pick, pack, and ship suite for e-commerce and omni-channel distribution operations.
By MMH Staff · April 3, 2017
Opex (Booth S3203) introduced Sure Sort, a highly scalable, configurable, and cost-effective small item sorting system.
By MMH Staff · April 3, 2017
Fives Intralogistics Corp. (Booth S3958) unveils its Innovation Center — a site to develop and test state-of-the-art automated material handling equipment.
By Josh Bond · April 3, 2017
The KION Group (Booth S1203), a global leader in industrial trucks and supply chain solutions, is showcasing its offerings together with Dematic, the U.S. leader in advanced integrated automation technology, software and service, which the group acquired in November 2016.
By MMH Staff · April 3, 2017
Fetch Robotics (Booth N1024) today announced the introduction of two new Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) to its fleet: Freight500 and Freight1500.
<p>Jim Bast, VP and GM of Lighting Pick (left) and Joe Pelej, marketing manager, with a mobile robot on demo at the Matthews booth. Another emerging technology to see at the booth is VR glasses being used to enable a virtual put wall.</p> By Sara Pearson Specter · April 3, 2017
Matthews Automation Solutions (Booth S1023) showcased both proven and new systems in a press conference on Monday.
By MMH Staff · April 2, 2017
SencorpWhite’s White Systems brand and Intek have been collaborating in the material handling industry for the past 30 years.
By MMH Staff · March 31, 2017
The agreement includes the rights to market Knapp’s OSR Shuttle and other products.
By Bridget McCrea · March 31, 2017
As automation makes its way into more warehouses and DCs, a growing number of companies told Modern they’re looking to upgrade existing or add new equipment and software over the next two years.
By Mike Levans · March 31, 2017
In case study after case study, interview after interview, and conversation after conversion, we’re learning that the impact of digital commerce and the subsequent challenge of omni-channel fulfillment is now cutting across every manufacturing and distribution market—and it’s putting increased pressure on all the major modes of transportation and the distribution center operations that keep well-managed supply chains fluid in this dynamic, digital world.
By Josh Bond · March 24, 2017
After closing 2016 up 1.6%, the association set new records for total value of shipments.

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