CHEP’s Load Containment and Pallet Wrapping solutions unlock over 33% in cost savings for Qualipac

Reducing the total cost of every product load wrapped Qualipac is a leading, Australian owned farming business specialising in growing, packing and supplying quality produce throughout Australia and overseas. Started in 1906 by Albert Qualischefski, the business initially had a diverse operation including dairy, growing onions and with a … [Read more...]

RLS Logistics Selects Poweracks, Mobile Storage, at Its Newly Constructed Delanco Cold Storage Facility

RLS Logistics has selected Poweracks from FLEXSPACE as a storage solution in its new state-of-the-art cold storage warehouse in Delanco, New Jersey.  Poweracks was selected to leverage its semi-automated capabilities to increase storage density, improve and optimize accessibility, decrease energy and operational costs while delivering sustainable … [Read more...]

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 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 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...]