Flexcon Container

By Bridget McCrea · April 4, 2017
Flexcon Container (Booth S2412) has developed a new tote for automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS) in a 600 x 400-millimeter (23.6 x 15.7-inch) footprint. The tote is made of a proprietary plastic formula and a unique ribbing structure resists deflection.
By MMH Staff · October 20, 2016
By improving its working environment, the manufacturer has been able to store more in less space and reduce item damage by 25%.
By Sara Pearson Specter · October 7, 2016
The latest developments in reusable totes and containers are being underscored by customization and additional options for handling flexibility.
By Sara Pearson Specter · April 5, 2016
In a press conference on Tuesday, Flexcon Container’s (Booth 4046) president Ken Beckerman unveiled the company’s new display design, as well as several new reusable systems for organization of automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS) and vertical lift modules (VLMs).
By MMH Staff · December 24, 2014
A look back at Modern's 2014 cover stories.
<p>Charles Woods, COO (left) and Wayne Gorsek, CEO of DrVita.com</p> By Bob Trebilcock · September 1, 2014
Most of us think of automation as only for the big guys. A dietary supplement start-up is turning that idea on its head with carousels, robotic extractors and goods-to-person picking.
By Bob Trebilcock · September 1, 2014
Automation fills orders accurately and efficiently in DrVita’s warehouse.
By Josh Bond · August 1, 2014
Totes securely hold 19% more small and large parts while improving flexibility in carousel.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2013
Aircraft manufacturer uses color-coded bins in its horizontal carousel.
By Sara Pearson Specter · February 1, 2012
Answer these 10 questions to find the best fit for your operation.
By MMH Staff · January 24, 2012
The Roundtable includes the Material Handling Industry Board of Governors and the MHIA Directors At Large.
By Lorie King Rogers · January 1, 2012
A major military aircraft manufacturer retrofits its vertical lift units with a parts divider and containment system, saving money, floor space and retrieval time.
By Josh Bond · October 20, 2011
The perfect container allows manufacturer to maximize cube in vertical carousel.
By Josh Bond · August 4, 2011
Container/divider system helps major parts distributor organize and save space.
By MMH Staff · June 8, 2011
New packaging Website offers environmental options for used containers and pallets.
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From the October 2017 Modern Materials Handling Issue
An early adopter, Rochester Drug Cooperative is using robotic piece-picking technology to complement picking of slow-moving items. System report for Rochester Drug Cooperative, Robotic picking and inventory management, Innovative distribution center robotics solutions , IAM Robotics case study
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