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By MMH Staff · April 3, 2017
UNEX Manufacturing (Booth S429) is showcasing prototypes of their new Pick-Plank for pallet storage and guiderails for Span-Track, along with other carton flow and lineside storage solutions that help companies to maximize space usage, increase pick rates and improve ergonomics at the point of pick.
By MMH Staff · October 20, 2016
The device, known as Pick-Plank, has transformed standard pallet storage into dynamic pallet storage.
By Josh Bond · April 7, 2016
Winning products and technologies recognized for quantifiable and sustainable ROI, cost savings and customer satisfaction.
By MMH Staff · March 29, 2016
More than 50 Modex exhibitors took that challenge to tell their story using the power of video. They have created a series of videos to tell you why they should be on your show agenda.
By MMH Staff · February 26, 2016
Winners to be announced on April 6 during the MHI Industry Night celebration at Modex.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 1, 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.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 1, 2016
At 64,000 square feet, MRG’s Las Vegas distribution center uses processes and automation typically associated with much larger facilities.
By Josh Bond · November 1, 2015
Carton flow solutions help candy wholesaler avoid a building expansion.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2015
Distributor maximizes space, boosts efficiency and reduces labor costs with roller rack solution.
By MMH Staff · December 24, 2014
A look back at Modern's 2014 cover stories.
<p>Voice is the enabling technology that allows the Wyoming Liquor Division to pick and ship all orders received before noon for next day delivery, says division director Dan Noble.</p> By Bob Trebilcock · July 31, 2014
A voice-over IP solution is driving new efficiencies in case and bottle picking.
By Bob Trebilcock · May 1, 2014
With a new voice-directed picking system, Wyoming Liquor Division is handling more split-case picking, additional SKUs and higher customer service levels.
By MMH Staff · January 24, 2012
The Roundtable includes the Material Handling Industry Board of Governors and the MHIA Directors At Large.
By Bob Trebilcock · June 23, 2011
After consolidating two wine and spirits distributors and upgrading a distribution center in Brooklyn, Empire Merchants is handling 75% more volume and preparing for tomorrow’s growth.
By Bob Trebilcock · March 31, 2011
Southern Wine & Spirits’ new automated distribution center is designed to handle today’s demands as well as tomorrow’s growth.
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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
Injecting agility into WMS implementation
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