A total of 168,000 bins and trays, supplied by Bito, are used in the automated small parts store of German sports car manufacturer Porsche, at its central spare parts warehouse in Sachsenheim.
Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems (ASRS)
An Automated Storage and Retrieval System (AS/RS) refers to a variety of computer-controlled methods for automatically depositing and retrieving loads to and from defined storage locations within manufacturing, warehousing and distribution environments. They are compact machines that utilise the unused high level space of a plant or warehouse for the storage of products. Items can be placed in specific locations either on pallets, trays or hanging from bars and can be accessed very easily. They are used to automatically to retrieve and put away products and can operate within a very narrow high space.
Apr 23, 2013 Comments (0)
Global provider of fully integrated supply chain solutions, Kuehne + Nagel, has signed a preferred supplier agreement with pallet racking expert RediRack.
Apr 17, 2013 Comments (0)
At this year's IMHX international materials handling and logistics exhibition, held at Birmingham's national exhibition centre in March, Kasto won the BITA (British Industrial Truck Association)-sponsored IMHX Design 4 Safety Award 2013 in the category: Specialist Winner, Racking & Storage.
Mar 05, 2013 Comments (0)
Flostream Ltd has been providing smart logistic and mailing services to a diverse customer base for over 25 years. With many consumers opting to shop online the Berkshire-based Flostream has enjoyed a 20% increase in e-commerce customers last year alone.
Feb 26, 2013 Comments (0)
Yorkshire-based RediGroup – manufacturer and supplier of a full range of turnkey and stand-alone handling and storage solutions – has received a grant of in excess of £1 million from the Regional Growth Fund (RGF).
Jan 30, 2013 Comments (0)
CI Logistics has designed, manufactured and installed a garment handling and storage system with the capacity to store up to four million units at Clipper's new deconsolidation centre at Wynyard Park near Teesport.
Jan 08, 2013 Comments (0)
Gloria Jeans has celebrated major success and rapid growth since it was founded in 1988 and is now claimed to be the largest Russian retailer specialising in fashion apparel, footwear and accessories.
Dec 12, 2012 Comments (0)
Dematic has provided Tesco with an automated materials picking and handling system for Tesco's 120,000 square foot grocery fulfilment centre located in Enfield
Dec 11, 2012 Comments (0)
Global provider of automated warehouse solutions, Swisslog, is aiming for a more sustainable future with its new apprentice scheme, offering young people the chance to develop key business skills and build-long term careers within the materials handling industry.
Dec 05, 2012 Comments (0)
The product and marketing strengths of five industry-leading brands have been combined to form RediGroup - a new business group in the materials handling space.