Dematic

By Bob Trebilcock · June 1, 2014
The rise of e-commerce, more frequent promotions, and competitive service-level agreements are creating more peak periods than ever in the DC. Here’s a look at five strategies companies are using to handle peak demand.
By Josh Bond · May 1, 2014
Whether upstream, downstream or elbow-to-elbow, robots and humans are working together to overcome challenges in warehouses and distribution centers.
By Bob Trebilcock · March 18, 2014
Thoughts from the first day of the show
<p>John Baysore, CEO, Dematic North America, Ulf Henriksson, president and CEO, Dematic Group and Robert Nilsson, VP and GM of software and supply chain intelligence for Dematic announce Dematic iQ.</p> By Josh Bond · March 17, 2014
At a press conference Monday afternoon, Dematic (Booth 5723) released Dematic iQ, its next-generation software platform that extends beyond traditional warehouse control systems into knowledge-based logistics optimization.
By Bob Trebilcock · March 1, 2014
For DSW, a cross-belt sortation system has reduced labor costs, improved productivity and increased in-stock levels in the store. More importantly, it is setting the stage for future growth.
By Bob Trebilcock · March 1, 2014
High-speed, cross-belt sortation enables better customer selection and service at DSW’s retail stores.
By Josh Bond · March 1, 2014
As Internet sales surge and customer expectations intensify, companies are working to create a web of inventory visibility, fulfillment speed and order accuracy.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 28, 2014
Hy-Tek's purchase of Conveying Solutions illustrates a trend: The industry is consolidating from the bottom up.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 1, 2014
In its new Ohio distribution center, sports apparel distributor Fanatics has created a state-of-the-art e-fulfillment center.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 1, 2014
Fanatics distribution center was built to minimize storage and maximize picking across more than 500,000 SKUs.
By Josh Bond · January 1, 2014
Built on a software foundation, the targeted use of automation is helping warehouses improve themselves, their supply chains and the customer experience.
By MMH Staff · December 23, 2013
The acquisition of the Bigfork, Montana-based Upturn enhances Dematic solutions and expands its capability into distribution center workflow, asset and inventory management, and preventative maintenance.
By Bob Trebilcock · December 1, 2013
North American manufacturers are expanding operations and increasing output. Here’s how the materials handling industry is enabling the emerging comeback.
By Bob Trebilcock · November 1, 2013
One of the nation’s best known retailers of luxury goods, Neiman Marcus’ new facility was designed for crossdocking, store replenishment and e-commerce.
By Bob Trebilcock · November 1, 2013
A high-speed conveyor and sortation system flows goods from the receiving dock to the shipping dock, with some conventional storage and picking.

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