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.

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Knapp promotes YLOG shuttles in UK market

Knapp promotes YLOG shuttles in UK market

With a successful first year under its belt and new premises now open, YLOG Industry Solutions GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Knapp AG, is looking to the UK for potential customers for its extension of shuttle storage technology.

TGW solution for adidas logistics centre

TGW solution for adidas logistics centre

TGW has announced that it will be implementing an automated warehouse solution at adidas' new logistics centre in Brazil.

Kardex Stow Direct changes name to reflect product line

Kardex Stow Direct changes name to reflect product line

Kardex Stow Direct has changed its name to Pallet Rack Direct to more accurately reflect its on-going offering to the UK racking distributor market.

Ireland gets BITO's full storage solution range

Ireland gets BITO's full storage solution range

BITO has expanded its sales force into Ireland. Belfast-based Stephen Finlay now represents BITO's full product range, including their 164 page "Fast Track" product catalogue.

Dematic acquires SDI Group Europe

Dematic acquires SDI Group Europe

Dematic Group has announced the acquisition of FSU Investments Limited.

Bito's Fresh Food Focus

Bito's Fresh Food Focus

Consumer demand for fresh, quality products to be available anytime means that food producers, manufacturers and processors should keep lead times as short as possible, respond to seasonal peaks and provide deliveries on time.

SDI Group's Maintenance Support steps up a gear

SDI Group's Maintenance Support steps up a gear

SDI Group, the global integrator of automated material handling systems, has expanded its Maintenance Support operations by 70% in the last twelve months, signalling a growing imperative for businesses to achieve maximum uptime of critical automated logistics processes.

Jungheinrich launches new carousel-based storage systems

Jungheinrich launches new carousel-based storage systems

Jungheinrich has announced the introduction of two new storage and retrieval products to its comprehensive range of logistics systems.

Kardex Remstar to make storage systems for Jungheinrich

Kardex Remstar to make storage systems for Jungheinrich

The Kardex Remstar Division, part of the Kardex Group, continues to strategically expand the OEM business it started in 2013. In future, Kardex Remstar will manufacture dynamic storage and retrieval systems for the intralogistics specialist Jungheinrich.

Colin's Group doubles up with SDI Group

Colin's Group doubles up with SDI Group

SDI Group, the global integrator of automated material handling systems, has commenced installation of a sophisticated sortation system for leading Turkish fashion retailer, Colin's Group.

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