Product News: Material Handling & Storage
Multi-Load Tote targets AS/RS systems.
Press Release Summary:
January 8, 2014 - Offering flexibility as storage needs change, Multi-Load Tote can be used as stand-alone tote, or with optional, removable bin cups and dividers to create individual compartments. Sidewall clip design allows cups and dividers to attach quickly and securely to tote, and individual cups can be removed for handling at picking/packing station. In addition to large label areas, stackable container features reinforced flat bottom for smooth conveyor travel, ribbed sidewalls, and reinforced rim.
Original Press Release
Akro-Mils Introduces Multi-Load Tote - Ideal for AS/RS Systems
Press release date: January 1, 2014
Akron, Ohio — Akro-Mils, a North American leader in storage, organization and transport products, announces the next-generation tote for maximizing space in automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS) — the Multi-Load Tote.
The Multi-Load Tote expands and improves upon traditional tote design by providing maximum flexibility as users’ storage needs change — it can be used as a stand-alone tote, or with optional, removable bin cups and dividers to create individual compartments within the tote. The sidewall clip design (patent pending) allows the cups and dividers to attach quickly and securely to the tote. Individual cups can be removed from the tote for easy handling at a picking or packing station.
The tote features a reinforced flat bottom for smooth conveyor travel, and ribbed sidewalls and a reinforced rim for maximum durability and long service life. This stackable container also features large label areas.
Akro-Mils’ versatile and customizable Multi-Load Tote is ideal for maximizing space in Mini-Load Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems, conveyor systems, order picking and packing, and general storage and logistics applications.
More information on the Multi-Load Tote is available online at: http://www.akro-mils.com/Products/Industrial/Totes-Containers/Multi-Load-Tote.aspx .
Akro-Mils, a Myers Industries, Inc. company (NYSE: MYE), is a leading manufacturer of plastic and metal storage, organization, transport and material handling products for use in industrial, healthcare, commercial and consumer markets. For more information or to request a catalog, contact Akro-Mils at 800-253-2467, fax 330-761-6348, or visit the company’s award-winning website at www.akro-mils.com .