Steel King Announces SK2000® Closed-Tube Roll Form Rack Systems

Fully welded tubular uprights give rack system superior impact and torsional resistance Steel King Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of material handling products and systems for improving operational efficiency, announces the availability of SK2000 closed-tube roll form rack systems. The SK2000 features a fully welded tubular … [Read more...]

Heaven Hill Brands Improves Warehouse Efficiencies with Westfalia Technologies

Automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) with integrated layer pick system and Savanna.NET® Warehouse Execution System enables spirits producer to ship products 400 percent faster Heaven Hill Brands(Heaven Hill) has installed warehouse automation technology from Westfalia Technologies, Inc. (Westfalia) at its Bardstown, Kentucky, … [Read more...]

GA Pet Food Partners delighted with large-scale plastic pallet box delivery for automated facility

Goplasticpallets.com has just completed one of its most challenging pallet box deliveries to date, delivering a whopping 19,750 plastic pallet boxes to Europe’s leading manufacturer of own label premium dry pet foods, GA Pet Food Partners. GA approached Goplasticpallets.com looking for a large container that would work seamlessly in a fully … [Read more...]

Automated small parts warehouse for University Hospital Zurich

Automated small parts warehouse for University Hospital Zurich Sant'Antonino, Switzerland, June 28, 2018. The Swiss system integrator Ansorix has produced an automated small parts warehouse for the University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland. The warehouse's zero-pressure accumulation roller conveyors are based on Interroll's Modular Conveyor … [Read more...]

Lowering Automation Costs Opening Door for Wider Implementation

One of the anticipated drivers of reusable packaging and pallet systems is automation. A new report from PMMI suggests that the automation trend is now gaining more traction with smaller and medium-sized producers. As costs decline for implementing automation, even small to medium-sized consumer packaged goods companies (CPGs) are beginning to … [Read more...]

RMI’s New Warehouse Racking Safety Awareness Campaign

Warehouse pallet racking users will benefit from new rack safety awareness initiative  Late last year, the Rack Manufacturers Institute, Inc. (RMI) launched a rack safety awareness campaign. The purpose of the campaign is to increase awareness of overall industrial steel storage racking safety and also to emphasize the importance of RMI rack … [Read more...]

Volta Rolls Out Gearless Motorized Drive Roller

Milwaukee, Wisconsin —  Volta24 is the first company to introduce a universal, gearless motorized drive roller which will revolutionize the conveyor industry. Based out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Volta24 brings 55 years of design and development experience to the motor and conveyor industry.  Volta24 is presenting the V24, a brushless DC gearless … [Read more...]

Sway Ventures Leads $25 Million Investment in Fetch Robotics

Leader in Autonomous Mobile Robots for Warehouse and Logistics Industries to Use Funding to Meet Growing Customer Demand SAN JOSE, Calif. – December 6, 2017 –  Fetch Robotics, the provider of the leading platform for collaborative robotic solutions, today announced that it has raised $25 million in Series B funding. The round was led by Sway … [Read more...]

Creform AGV and carts ‘inject’ life into plastic injection molding operations

The Creform designed and built fully automated system consists of one AGV and six parts- handling carts Greer, SC—Creform Corporation has designed and built a complete parts-handling system for an automotive supplier of injection molded parts. The system consists of a Creform BST AGV Model CA-A50060-NSI and Creform built carts. The AGV works … [Read more...]

Carlsberg Group orders vision-enabled order fulfillment solution from Cimcorp

Cimcorp will supply a robotic order picking system for Carlsberg’s Sinebrychoff facility in Finland.   Ulvila, Finland – Leading logistics automation supplier, Cimcorp, is celebrating an order from Sinebrychoff – a subsidiary of the international brewing and beverage giant, Carlsberg – for a robotic dolly picking system at its … [Read more...]