Sortation Conveyor Systems & Sortation Technology

A conveyor is a mechanised piece of handling equipment that moves materials from one location to another. There are many types of conveyor depending on the application and environment. Within a warehousing environment a Pallet Conveyor or a Mezzanine Floor Conveyor can be used to transport goods from one location to another. Within a postal environment a Belt Conveyor or Roller Conveyor can be used to move parcels and letters. Specialist Garment conveyors are used within the apparel industry and other types of conveyor include Gravity Roller Conveyors, Lineshaft Roller Conveyors, Modular Plastic Chain Conveyor and Stainless Steel Conveyor. A conveyor system can be used in overhead applications or mounted on the floor. They can be fixed to a specific location or can be mounted on wheels.

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Conveyor Systems keeps pace with fashion success

Conveyor Systems keeps pace with fashion success

European Conveyor Systems (ECS) has played a major role in a 2.5 million project to expand warehousing facilities for fashion retailer Boden in Leicester, from which 12,500 parcels a day are currently despatched to customers.

Vanderlande Industries launches Quickstore Microshuttle at Logimat 2012

Vanderlande Industries launches Quickstore Microshuttle at Logimat 2012

Vanderlande Industries is currently exhibiting its new Quickstore Microshuttle an extension to the Quickstore range of shuttles, miniloads and load handling devices at LogiMAT 2012 (Stuttgart, Germany, 13 15 March).

Swisslog proposes Rudolf Weber as member of the Board

Swisslog proposes Rudolf Weber as member of the Board

Swisslog has nominated top manager Rudolf Weber for election to the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on 18 April 2012.

SSI Schaefer to fit-out Harrods

SSI Schaefer to fit-out Harrods

Harrods has appointed SSI Schaefer to fit-out its new distribution centre in Thatcham, Newbury. The luxury retailer is currently relocating its entire warehouse operations to Berkshire from its existing site in Osterley, West London.

Westfalia Technologies completes high density AS/RS installation at Gehl Foods

Westfalia Technologies completes high density AS/RS installation at Gehl Foods

With its continued business success, Gehl Foods Inc., of Germantown, WI, needed to find a way to meet its expanding order processing and warehouse storage needs within the confines of their existing 22' high building.

Dematic at LogiMAT 2012 - total solutions provider.

Dematic at LogiMAT 2012 - total solutions provider.

At LogiMAT 2012, Dematic will be showcasing live the world premiere of the new Multishuttle Generation II.

Easilift Loading Systems' new head office provides base to spearhead growth

Easilift Loading Systems' new head office provides base to spearhead growth

Easilift Loading Systems has formally opened our new Head Office, from which the company will spearhead growth to capitalise on a hugely successful 2011 in loading bay solutions.

Vanderlande Industries launches new website

Vanderlande Industries launches new website

Vanderlande Industries has launched its new website, www.vanderlande.com

E-Commerce from A-Z: Zalando also places reliance upon Vanderlande Industries

E-Commerce from A-Z: Zalando also places reliance upon Vanderlande Industries

Zalando, the online provider for shoes, fashion, beauty and sports goods is building a new logistics centre in Erfurt (East Germany) and has chosen Vanderlande Industries to deliver and realise its material handling system.

Pick and pack for Longchamp

Pick and pack for Longchamp

Longchamp commissioned SSI Schaefer to optimise its logistics centre in Segr, France. In partnership, the two companies developed a tailor-made solution for the order picking and automation of customer shipments.

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