Factivity Fits Swanson Industries with Shop Floor Technology
Install, timed with contract from Caterpillar, gives management complete visibility of operations CLEVELAND (October 2, 2009) - Factivity fit Swanson Industries with its shop floor technology in August 2008-replacing pen-to-paper with a PC based manufacturing execution system (MES). The transition proved easy company-wide; operators and top tier management are now equipped with real time business...Read More »
2nd Westfalia AS/RS for Mexican Food Producer Congelados del Valle Westfalia's Savanna.NET® Managing Both Facilities
YORK, Pa., October 29, 2009 - Two years ago, in the summer of 2007, Congelados de la Hacienda celebrated the grand opening of its new frozen produce automated warehouse near Leon, Mexico. Repeating the 2007 project, Congelados again has recently contracted Westfalia Technologies, Inc to design, manufacture and install an Automated Storage & Retrieval System (AS/RS) and Savanna.NET-® Warehouse...Read More »
MD Logistics Moves Toward Enterprise-Wide Software Platform with RedPrairie Warehouse and Workforce Management Solutions
Leading contract logistics provider upgrades existing solution and selects new solution for 750,000 square foot operation MILWAUKEE, Wis. - RedPrairie Corporation, a productivity software provider, announced today that MD Logistics has upgraded its existing RedPrairie Warehouse Management solution, and selected RedPrairie's Workforce Management solution to support its two distribution facilities...Read More »
Supply Chain Software optimizes dynamic distribution centers.
Using combinatorial mathematics, OptiSlot DC(TM) produces deterministic optimal slotting solutions for dynamic warehousing environments. Program optimizes picking and replenishment efficiencies, maximizes space utilization, compares what-if scenarios, and analyzes slotting strategies on key performance metrics. Internal layout editability enables control over slot sequencing, while logical and...Read More »
A Guide to the Non-Metallic Precision Stamping Process
This white paper provides a guide to the non-Metallic precision stamping process.Read More »
New Case Packing & Handling Systems Technologies and DeepLane(TM) Pallet Flow Systems at Westfalia's Pack Expo Booth #S-4919
No Need to Sacrifice Speed For Smooth Product Handling with Westfalia's Case Packing & Handling Systems Due to Innovative Load Heads, Grippers and Hybrid Power YORK, Pa., September 15, 2009 - Westfalia Technologies, Inc. is pleased to introduce its latest innovations in load heads, grippers and hybrid power for Case Packing and Case / Pallet Handling Systems in their 2009 Pack Expo booth #S-4919....Read More »
Streamlining Aftermarket Fulfillment Increases Efficiencies for Gardner Denver
100 percent increase in picking productivity with a 50 percent reduction in labor hours - Gardner Denver reaps the benefits by integrating its aftermarket fulfillment distribution center with the company's production facilities, while upgrading to a state-of-the-art picking system by Remstar. For any large industrial manufacturer handling 13,000 SKUs in their assembly parts warehouse, it is no...Read More »
Enterprise Software suits fashion and soft-goods industries.
BlueCherry-® Infinity comprehensive and modular business system utilizes Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and Microsoft .NET technologies, enabling it to scale to any size business. It provides ERP, PLM, supply chain management, shop floor control, warehouse management, ecommerce, sales force automation, BI, and EDI capabilities. Microsoft Office-like interface integrates search and data retrieval...Read More »
Software provides total inventory management for industries.
Inventory management software, FastPic5 provides tools for organizations to visually maximize space utilization while increasing accuracy and productivity in shelving, racks, or automated systems. Cube utilization feature helps create graphic representation of storage and retrieval system shelves and totes that allows users to visually re-arrange them. Users can graphically see location of free...Read More »
Fage's Warehouse Expansion is Easy Due to Westfalia's Flexible AS/RS and Forward Thinking Warehouse Design
Existing Automated Storage & Retrieval System to Handle 150% More Storage YORK, Pa., September 1, 2009 - FAGE USA's yogurt manufacturing venture in the USA has been a great success, so much so they are already expanding the facility. Back in early 2008, FAGE USA opened their new manufacturing plant and attached distribution center in Johnstown, NY. The original facility includes a Westfalia High...Read More »
Eaton Corporation Reduces Cost Per Line Item in Warehouse by 40% Using Robocom's Warehouse Management Solutions
Farmingdale, NY and Markham, ON, August 12, 2009 - Robocom Systems International, a provider of Supply Chain Execution Software announced today that Eaton Corporation has reduced its cost per line item by 40% using Robocom's warehouse management solutions (WMS). In a case study on the use of Robocom's WMS, Eaton Corporation's Hydraulics Division Distribution Center has reduced line item cost by...Read More »
Standex Engraving Mold-Tech Offers Nickel Shell Capabilities on a Global Scale
Standex Engraving Mold-Tech is the premier, global supplier for mold texturing and surface finishing. With a full range of services, Standex Engraving Mold-Tech is also the only nickel shell supplier producing in three global locations. See our video to learn more.Read More »