Automated Storage

By MMH Staff · January 15, 2019
Industry veteran brings more than 23 years of experience in sales, service, product development and management.
By MMH Staff · January 8, 2019
Modern's cover stories in 2018 profiled some of the companies whose success is emblematic of a thriving industry.
By MMH Staff · November 20, 2018
The technology increases the timeliness and accuracy of the retailer’s orders.
By MMH Staff · October 15, 2018
New storage systems increase productivity.
By MMH Staff · October 12, 2018
The 39-foot-high warehouse features six aisles with double-deep pallet racks.
<p>Goods-to-person methodologies are driving the rapid adoption of automated storage, which offers speed, accuracy and flexibility.</p> By Josh Bond · October 8, 2018
Amid a perfect storm of pressures like labor, cost and space, automated storage solutions are delivering standardized hardware and software suited to applications big and small.
By MMH Staff · August 24, 2018
The right combination of automation with manual handling can make staffing challenges a thing of the past.
By Josh Bond · July 9, 2018
Innovation in the design, functionality and maintenance of conveyors and sortation systems is changing the fundamentals of distribution to meet unprecedented demands.
By Bob Trebilcock · June 11, 2018
With two automated storage and retrieval systems, the manufacturer of India’s best-selling brand of spices has made the leap from manual to automated processes.
By Bob Trebilcock · June 11, 2018
AS/RS and STV technology brought a new level of accuracy and productivity to Everest. Take a look at the technology in place to drive these improvements.
By Josh Bond · May 14, 2018
Distribution and fulfillment applications are looking to automated storage to do what it does best—plus a little bit more.
<p>Mark Dickinson, SSI Schaefer’s head of IT sales in North America, with the new Flexi shuttle.</p> By Josh Bond · April 10, 2018
SSI Schaefer (Booth B2747) expanded its shuttle portfolio for small load carriers with the new SSI Flexi Shuttle. New Product at Modex from Schaefer, Schaefer New Products
By Chris Lewis · April 9, 2018
During a press conference on Monday, Stoecklin Logistics (Booth B2662) announced its new shuttle technology—the FSP—will now be available to the North American market.
<p>John Cameron, principal robotics engineer for IAM Robotics, explains how the Swift mobile robot’s articulated arm can help it store and retrieve bins from the ground level or at height. While the bin gripper can feed a goods-to-person station, IAM also offers a robot capable of picking from existing shelves or containers.</p> By MMH Staff · April 9, 2018
Iam Robotics announced the availability of the Swift Picking Module, an e-Commerce goods-to-person or goods-to-robot solution that helps logistics companies address labor issues, increase capacity, and maintain operational flexibility during a time of industry disruption and intensifying competition.
By Bob Trebilcock · February 12, 2018
Trinchero Family Estates’ state-of-the-art distribution is powered by an automated storage system capable of handling as many as 4.2 million cases at any given time.

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