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FastFetch partners with A-Plus Automation in Asia-Pac region
A-Plus, a provider of warehouse fulfillment and sortation systems to the regional Southeast Asia ecommerce industry, will work with FastFetch to introduce FastFetch's pick to light, Put Wall, and WCS systems to end users.

Light-directed technology’s next act
A host of tools and enhanced capabilities mean pick- and put-to-light can do more than ever.

Voice efficiency meets smart pallet builds
In the UK, Crown Paints used voice to bring productivity gains to its pallet-build process that supports the growing need for mixed-SKU pallets needed by its network of 130 decorating centers.

Stretching pick-to-light
Pick-to-light systems as a user interface have evolved, and the incarnations leverage the core speed and accuracy of traditional light guidance and may also reduce infrastructure barriers of traditional pick-to-light modules or put-to-light systems.

Understanding Warehouse Automation Options
Learn more about your automation options as we delve into 'how it works', ideal operation features for each type, and commonly seen advantages once implemented.

Pick-to-light’s evolution
As e-commerce and the resulting need to process many small orders has grown, so have pick-to-light systems. However, the technology has evolved in multiple ways to become easier to deploy for different workflows. Trends include wireless display modules, lights that illuminate an entire compartment and mobile carts with lights.

3PL opts for pick-by-vision technology
Hands-free picking slashes training time while integrated software offers analytics for ongoing improvement.

Augmented reality goes live in 90 days to meet seasonal rush
Hybrid of light-directed technology and voice solution boosts productivity in picking, receiving and at the dock.

Golf equipment manufacturer implements PTL devices
The pick-to-light devices have improved the manufacturer’s final assembly processes.

Merit Medical’s WES-WCS boosts picking productivity
Productivity has risen substantially—by 200% so far.

Fulfillment at the speed of light
Powered by dynamic, real-time software, light-directed picking and putting technologies have entered a new phase in their evolution.

RightHand Robotics expands partnership with Capacity LLC and Lightning Pick
Winner of MHI Innovation Award announced its first put wall integration in a Capacity fulfillment center.

Educational Development Corp. writes a new chapter in distribution
When business surged as a result of social media and a new distribution method, children’s book distributor Educational Development Corp. designed a new DC, bringing automation to the company’s processes. The result has been considerably more storage and a major improvement in productivity.

American Dental Trading automates storage
New storage systems increase productivity.

System Report: Luxottica keeps it simple
Simplification and consolidation drove the design of a new 1.1-million-square-foot logistics campus in Georgia, including a 713,000-square-foot distribution center.

May 2023 Modern Materials Handling

An iconic American brand is partnering with DHL Supply Chain to build out a network to meet soaring demand. It’s also turning to flexible automation to optimize operations.

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