Sortation

By Josh Bond · November 1, 2014
In a world where every second matters, new solutions are helping conveyor and sortation systems of all ages achieve previously unthinkable performance targets.
By MMH Staff · October 17, 2014
Smatec brings 25 years of experience with solutions like bomb-bay and pocket sorters.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2014
After replacing an outdated PC-based control system, the company improved visibility into machine diagnostics, production statistics and product tracking information for its high-speed tilt-tray sorters.
<p>Front left: Greg Meyer, VP of Sales and Marketing; Rear left: Joe Joice, VP, United Sortation; Right: Howard Eisenberg, President.</p> By Bridget McCrea · March 19, 2014
EuroSort (Booth 6713A) rolled out its newest high-speed unit sorter, the EuroSort Sweep Belt Sorter.
<p>Attendees watch a demonstration of Beumer’s Virtual DC Tool.</p> By Sara Pearson Specter · March 19, 2014
Need help visualizing your next sortation solution? The Beumer Group (Booth 4523) has developed a Virtual DC Tool to help attendees determine the right type of sorter for their unique application.
<p>Rebekah Lemm, global business unit director for logistics and material handling, and Mark Costanzo, packaging and material handling division, team leader, Americas for Intralox.</p>

By Sara Pearson Specter · March 18, 2014
Prior to Tuesday morning’s keynote session, the winners of the inaugural Modex Innovation Awards were announced.
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 · December 1, 2013
Four-day upgrade for discount retailer avoids replacement and two months of downtime.
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.
By Josh Bond · November 1, 2013
With intelligent circuit boards, dexterous handling and ultra-low maintenance, new technologies illustrate how what’s underneath the product can help a company stay on top.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2013
Four-day upgrade avoids replacement and two months of downtime.
By Bob Trebilcock · August 28, 2013
The deal expands Interroll's product portfolio and expands its geography
SPECIAL REPORT
By Bob Trebilcock · April 1, 2013
With new distribution requirements and more investment in automation underway, Modern set out to find how readers are now approaching the use of conveyors and sortation systems.
By Bob Trebilcock · February 1, 2013
Fast fashion retailer Wet Seal designed a materials handling system that speeds new merchandise to its stores and accommodates growth.

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