Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Manufacturer Vision Plastics Turns to IQMS ERP Software to Automate Operations

June 14, 2016

Vision Plastics, Inc. invests in IQMS ERP system to strengthen operational efficiency and inventory management in its ISO 9001:2008 quality-certified manufacturing facility PASO ROBLES, Calif. - IQMS, a leading manufacturing ERP software and manufacturing execution system (MES) authority, today announced that custom injection molder Vision Plastics, Inc. has selected IQMS to optimize its... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Gemini and KB Systems Helped an Existing West Coast Customer Expand into a New Facility

June 6, 2016

Gemini and KB Systems helped an existing West Coast customer expand into a new facility in the southwest by providing an indoor automated ingredient system for both flour and sugar.  The system included two indoor S/S flour tanks and one indoor sugar storage tank. The system was customized and reengineered to increase needed storage capacity within a space constrained building while still... Read More

Automatic ID, Material Handling & Storage, Software

Inventory System targets meat and poultry processors.

May 3, 2016

Designed for production and traceability reporting, SIMBA System features optimized touchscreen interface that is customizable for meat and poultry processors. SIMBA can be integrated to most scales for proper weight measurements and also tracks by-products to multiple locations. Production line workers can change content of product labels via computer or touchscreen, capturing product weight information and printing label with barcode identifier for that case or carton. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Software

Agile Network and Manhattan Associates Collaborate to Develop a New Shipping Solution with Thousands of Parcel and Regional Carrier Services for WMOS

April 28, 2016

Agile Network's Transportation Management Execution Platform, TME, now integrates directly with Manhattan Associates' Warehouse Management Solution (WMOS) to provide core parcel shipping functionality with unprecedented rating and routing options. CARLSBAD, Calif. - A leading enterprise shipping software provider, Agile Network LLC, today announced the release of a new parcel shipping... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Intelligrated at EXPO PACK Mexico: Order Fulfillment, Robotics and Sortation Solutions

April 25, 2016

Mexico City-based team to highlight automated solutions that increase fulfillment efficiency MEXICO CITY – Intelligrated® (www.intelligrated.com), a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider with key operations in Mexico City, announces its lineup for EXPO PACK México, May 17-20 at Centro Bancomer in Santa Fe,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Software

Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc. Enhances Kardex Remstar Automated Warehouse Interface

April 15, 2016

New Capabilities Support Kardex Remstar FastPic® Software and Additional Workflow New York, New York – Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc., the leading provider of fully-integrated MRO and supply chain software solutions for the Aerospace Defense industry, has released an expanded set of functionality for its Kardex Remstar automated warehouse interface module. As businesses work to reduce... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services, Software

Dematic to Demo Industry's Most Advanced Warehouse Execution Software Solutions

April 8, 2016

Designed for environments driven by Traditional (Wave), On-Demand (Waveless) or Hybrid (Wave Waveless) Fulfillment ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Dematic, a leading global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, will feature at MODEX 2016 a variety of order fulfillment solutions that address the dramatic shift toward increased customer... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Intelligrated Software Features Comprehensive Lineup of Order Fulfillment Solutions

April 6, 2016

Single-source fulfillment technology, software delivers increased throughput and accuracy ATLANTA —Intelligrated® (www.intelligrated.com), a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions and software supplier, showcases its comprehensive lineup of order fulfillment solutions at MODEX 2016. The range of fulfillment technologies... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Software

Supply Chain System aids beverage suppliers and distributors.

April 6, 2016

With cloud-based SkuBrain for Beverage application, beverage suppliers and distributors can quickly grow from spreadsheets to complete planning solution. System provides demand forecasting using 12 industry standard algorithms and proprietary tournament model selection feature that automatically picks best algorithm for purpose and data types. Recommended replenishment plans are created based on actual inventory levels and volume and mix forecasts over specified time horizons. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Radwell International, Inc. Selects Swisslog to Automate its Finished Goods and Picking Processes with Click&Pick®

March 7, 2016

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Radwell, leading international supplier and repair center for industrial electrical and electronic control devices, selected Swisslog to automate its finished goods and picking processes at its new distribution center in Willingboro, NJ with the purchase of a Click and Pick® solution powered by AutoStore. Radwell International stocks and sells new and surplus industrial... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

MODEX 2016: Smart Technologies from Swisslog for Fully Automated Light Goods Handling

January 25, 2016

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Visitors to MODEX 2016 in Atlanta, GA from April 4-7, will experience first-hand the latest warehouse automation innovations from intralogistics specialist Swisslog. The company will demonstrate new picking technologies integrated with advanced robotics. The Swisslog booth at MODEX will feature a large, dynamic exhibit that will demonstrate the now familiar goods-to-person... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Bag Dump Hopper helps maintain dust-free environment.

December 11, 2015

Incorporating baffle and bin vent to attach to central dust collector, or optional bin vent filter over dump area, Bag Dump Hopper provides dust-free way of dumping and filling process system with material received in paper bags. All metal contact parts are available in carbon steel or 304/316 stainless steel. Lift assist hinged door keeps foreign materials from falling into process material when not in use, while expanded metal grid prevents bag pieces from getting into process and hopper. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services

Lundin Mining Chooses Oniqua for MRO Inventory Management and Optimization

November 17, 2015

DENVER - Oniqua Intelligent MRO, the leader in MRO inventory optimization for asset-intensive industries, today announced that Lundin Mining has chosen Oniqua Analytics Solution to optimize inventory levels, improve efficiencies and reduce operational costs. With operations in Chile, the United States, Portugal, Sweden and Spain, Lundin Mining Corporation is a diversified Canadian base metals... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Mechanical Order Picking Device eliminates bending, pulling.

November 12, 2015

Made of steel to hold up to 1,200 lb, Pick-Plank affixes to pallet and converts each pick slot from static to dynamic storage position. This allows all items on pallet to be accessible from aisle and helps eliminate bending and pulling. Mechanical order picking device, suitable for case picking less than full pallet from man aboard order picker, eliminates need for picker to reach or crawl into storage position. Design also improves warehouse space utilization, safety, and pick rates. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Dematic Introduces New Solutions for Apparel Retailers and Wholesalers

September 14, 2015

Systems for e-commerce order fulfillment and retail store replenishment GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN – Dematic, a supplier of intra-logistics systems for the factory, warehouse and distribution center, today announces new automated technology and software solutions that empower retailers and wholesalers to meet the specific requirements of apparel distribution and order fulfillment. Dematic... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Bonfiglioli and System Logistics S.p.A Partner on Modula, a High-performing, Automatic Warehouse Storage Solution with Different Product Lines that Optimise Space and Increase Efficiency and Productivity

September 1, 2015

System Logistics S.p.A is a very innovative firm in the industrial automation sector, with a presence in over 20 countries. The company designs and produces machines and complete systems for handling goods inside company/production distribution systems. Modula is the business line of System Logistics that consists of automatic mobile storage systems with trays that save 90% of ground space.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services

Quality Material Handling in Place to Ease Restoration of L.A. Seaport Traffic Following Dock Strike

August 17, 2015

One month into the recovery, equipment leader begins to see the industry move forward as it helps lead the effort to relieve the area's devastated international trade economy. Azusa, CA – Quality Material Handling, Inc. is situated to help relieve pressure placed on businesses across Southern California as the nation recovers from the nine-month labor dispute that, according to... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Software

QC Software Announces Seamless Pick-to-Light Integration

July 14, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH; USA - Queen City Software, Inc., (QC Software) a leading provider of innovative warehouse control software solutions, announces the direct integration of its WCS software with two of the industry’s most popular pick-to-light hardware systems. Now distribution centers can fully leverage the power of QC Enterprise™ software and pick-to-light systems from ATOP Technologies and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services

GOLDesp Enhances ROKAF Operations

July 6, 2015

Boeing's new Avionics Maintenance and Repair Center in Korea launches GOLDesp™ San Diego, California — Miro Technologies, a non-fully integrated subsidiary of The Boeing Company [NYSE:BA, will provide its maintenance and supply solution, GOLDesp MRO Supply, to deliver maximum value for Boeing at its new avionics maintenance repair center. The 10,000 square-foot facility in the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Waste-Reducing Hopper dispenses dry products in measured amounts.

May 21, 2015

To meet batch or shot weight specifications, 45 ¾ x 45 ¾ x 48 ½ in. Powder-Saver allows powders, granules, flakes, and other dry products to be accurately dispensed in measured amounts. Design sets conical, plastic hopper with slide gate valve within squared, companion, forklift-ready base. Reusable hopper container, base, and cover are rotationally molded from waterproof, chemical- and UV-resistant polyethylene plastic. Translucent hopper holds 31 ft³ of material. Read More