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Filed in September 2011

Thursday, September 01, 2011

The large, direct-to-consumer retailer’s new warehouse relies on a sophisticated warehouse control system to pick up to 400,000 items a day.
Posted on 09/01 at 10:22 PM
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Oriental Trading’s unique picking solution handles up to 400,000 items per day.

Warehouse control systems (WCS) are driving big productivity gains in highly automated facilities. Here’s a look at how these systems are evolving.
Posted on 09/01 at 10:00 PM
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Professionals working in the materials handling industry tell Modern that optimism is on the rise and so are paychecks.

Built with a number of variable components, automatic guided vehicles are flexible, versatile unmanned solutions that can safely and efficiently move product around your facility.

Global supplier of professional hair care products uses a voice solution to streamline workflows and reduce labor and improve accuracy.

UK publisher uses voice technology to increase productivity and achieve a nearly perfect pick accuracy rate of 99.98%.

One of the many satisfying benefits of covering a market over many years is watching trends evolve into operating procedures that revolutionize how companies conduct business.

Narrow aisle new adopters and veterans alike should review technology, safety and equipment setup.
Posted on 09/01 at 08:53 AM
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Productivity Alliance's Tom Legaly talks to Modern about the state of warehouse control systems (WCS).
Posted on 09/01 at 08:00 AM
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