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Wednesday, June 08, 2016

It’s only appropriate that we follow up our recent series of System Reports on innovative applications of robotics in materials handling (L’Oreal, VSP Optics and Quiet Logistics) with a look inside a new, highvolume distribution center that melds the “ancient” art of crossdocking with a lot of modern day common sense.
Posted on 06/08 at 10:49 AM
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Sunday, May 01, 2016

Faced with the loss of a robotic pick solution, Quiet Logistics invented its own robots. Are they the next generation of robotic-enabled picking in the warehouse?
Posted on 05/01 at 12:40 PM
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Mobile robotics reduce the travel time associated with order fulfillment.
Posted on 05/01 at 12:36 PM
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Friday, April 01, 2016

VSP Global turned to automated storage and robotic piece picking to increase the throughput of its state-of-the-art optical lab in California.
Posted on 04/01 at 01:39 PM
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Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Like many global companies, L’Oreal is facing new demands from its customers in a dynamic market. Robotic layer picking and slotting software are two of the tools the health and beauty leader is using to stay competitive.
Posted on 03/01 at 01:47 PM
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Monday, February 01, 2016

For a new facility in Chicago, DHL Global Forwarding converted to electric lift trucks. The result? Better uptime and a cleaner environment.

DHL Global Forwarding relies on electric lift trucks, rack and floor storage, and supply chain execution software to efficiently and quickly receive and prepare freight for export around the globe.

Friday, January 01, 2016

Marshall Retail Group packed a lot of automation into a compact space to replenish a network of 160 retail locations. The result: lower fulfillment costs, faster inventory turns and room to grow.

At 64,000 square feet, MRG’s Las Vegas distribution center uses processes and automation typically associated with much larger facilities.

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

A look back at Modern's 2015 cover stories.
Posted on 12/30 at 11:42 AM
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