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.
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.
Mar 14, 2012 Comments (0)
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).
Mar 13, 2012 Comments (0)
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.
Mar 06, 2012 Comments (0)
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.
Feb 28, 2012 Comments (0)
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.
Feb 22, 2012 Comments (0)
At LogiMAT 2012, Dematic will be showcasing live the world premiere of the new Multishuttle Generation II.
Feb 15, 2012 Comments (0)
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.
Feb 15, 2012 Comments (0)
Vanderlande Industries has launched its new website, www.vanderlande.com
Jan 18, 2012 Comments (0)
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.
Jan 10, 2012 Comments (0)
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.