Buyers' Guide

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About the Buyers' Guide
This annual guide is a complete resource to the services and information that manufacturing, warehousing and distribution center professionals need to succeed. Published in the October edition of Modern Materials Handling, the online guide has additional information with links to articles and more about the companies.
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Featured listing:
Bastian Solutions
10585 North Meridian Street
3rd Floor
Indianapolis, Indiana 46290
United States

Bastian Solutions is a global material handling systems integrator dedicated to helping customers improve their manufacturing and distribution operations through proven automation and information systems. The company provides system engineering, consulting and simulation, project management and installation, while manufacturing its own technologies including Exacta: Supply Chain Software and ZiPline Conveyor.

Featured listing:
Beacon Industries
12300 Old Tesson Rd.
St. Louis, Missouri 63128
United States
1 (314) 487-7600
1 (800) 454-7159
[email protected]

Beacon provides value added, for industry standard or design to build core products in the material handling industry.

Featured listing:
2366 Bernville Road
Reading, Pennsylvania 19605
United States

EnerSys can provide everything you need to take your material handling operation to the next level - the industry's most advanced batteries and chargers, proven programs and solutions to optimize efficiency and reduces costs, as well as dedicated experts who can help meet your goals.

Featured listing:
Optimus Sorters
1216 Silvercreek
Loveland, Ohio 45140
United States

Optimus Sorter Technology is an innovative company that specializes in designing, manufacturing and installing sortation systems. We can build sorters for special sized products / applications. Our markets include logistics, e-commerce, parcel handling, and retail environments. For more information contact - [email protected] Application: 32710 Optimus Sorters Or check our web site at

Featured listing:
11700 Plaza America Drive
Suite 910
Reston, Virginia 20190
United States
[email protected]

Maybe you aren't familiar with Softeon, but that's okay. It's really our fault, because we don't invest a great deal of our resources in excessive advertising - we invest in: Our Technology, Our Talented Team, and Our Clients. Visit to learn more about our innovation and our successful partnerships.

Featured listing:
The Numina Group
10331 Werch Drive
Woodridge, Illinois 60517
United States

Numina Group has over 30 years of warehouse control software expertise and warehouse automation design and implementation experience. RDS™ is a highly scalable WES-WCS featuring a powerful voice directed pick and pack order fulfillment automation software suite that intelligently manages order and control duties in a true real-time environment for warehouse and distribution operations.

Featured listing:
UniCarriers Americas Corporation
240 N Prospect Street
Marengo, Illinois 60152
United States

UniCarriers innovative material handling equipment delivers maximum uptime day-in and day-out. Offering reliability, performance and a low cost of ownership, we manufacture I.C. and electric forklifts, pallet trucks, tow tractors, walkie stackers, and reach trucks—all backed by unmatched warranty coverage and 130 authorized UniCarriers Forklift dealers throughout the Americas.

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