ProMat 2013

By MMH Staff · January 23, 2013
DMLogic (Booth 3584) showcased stepLogic, its development and customization tool aimed at simplying extensions or changes to warehouse management system (WMS) software or other applications.
By Sara Pearson Specter · January 23, 2013
Premiering at ProMat, DAP Technologies (Booth 3959) unveiled its first Android computers. The M9705 tablet and the M4305 handheld device were both engineered to withstand abuse, said Dawn Janssen, marketing communications manager.
By MMH Staff · January 23, 2013
Today marks the conclusion of ProMat 2013, four days of comprehensive problem solving and networking to provide solutions to the complex manufacturing and supply chain challenges faced by industry today.
By Sara Pearson Specter · January 23, 2013
The third installment of results from a survey conducted by Intermec (Booth 4263) was released at ProMat, finding that 59% of managers use a metric known as “the perfect order”—meaning picked complete, on-time and error-free—to identify areas for improvement within their facilities.
By Sara Pearson Specter · January 23, 2013
Offered as a solution for vertical sorting, Qimarox / NEDPACK Vertical Conveyors (Booth 1050) featured the Prorunner mk5—a compact, flexible product elevator that was originally created to transport a container or box from one level to another within a facility.
<p>Brian Orstad, a senior product manager with SICK, with the new RFU630 RFID Interrogator.</p>

By MMH Staff · January 23, 2013
SICK (Booth 1031) launched a new radio frequency identification (RFID) interrogator at ProMat.
<p>Hamaco’s lineup includes a lift low and slim enough that a loaded cart can be rolled onto for lifting.</p> By MMH Staff · January 23, 2013
High-output, advanced motors and other innovations are why Hamaco Industries Corporation (Booth 2615) is confident of strong growth in the U.S. market for its lift products.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 22, 2013
At the annual State of the Industry press conference, MHI predicts slow but steady growth in 2013 and 2014. MHI also announces co-location of supply chain event at Modex.
By Josh Bond · January 22, 2013
At a press conference yesterday, Swisslog (Booth 2912) announced the second generation of two unique products.
<p>Jeff McNeil, marketing manager with Gorbel, with a Tether Track design that allows the fall-arrest track to be folded out the way.</p> By MMH Staff · January 22, 2013
Gorbel (Booth 3872) has increased the options for its Tether Track fall arrest systems for protecting workers who need to perform tasks at heights.
By Sara Pearson Specter · January 22, 2013
ProMat newcomer Vanderlande Industries (Booth 3514) highlighted their microshuttle automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS).
By Sara Pearson Specter · January 22, 2013
In a press conference on Tuesday, Chris Cole, Intelligrated (Booth 2903) founder and CEO, shared the company’s current corporate outlook—announcing that bookings in 2012 had exceeded $600 million with 20% growth in the company.
By MMH Staff · January 22, 2013
SDI Group USA (Booth 3933) announced Tuesday at a press conference that it has changed its name from SDI Industries as part of a tighter branding under the SDI Group name worldwide.
<p>Chris Paquin, sales development coordinator, shows off Newcastle Systems’ new power swap system.</p>

By Sara Pearson Specter · January 22, 2013
To keep their line of NB mobile powered workstations up and running 24/7, Newcastle Systems (Booth 3859) introduced the new power swap system.
By Josh Bond · January 22, 2013
New product determines perfect path between picks while operator simply accelerates.

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