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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SDI Group acquires CMECS for faster fashion

SDI Group acquires CMECS for faster fashion

SDI Group has acquired Kettering-based, powered roller conveyor systems manufacturer CMECS.

Witron solution for complete product assortment in all temperature ranges

Witron solution for complete product assortment in all temperature ranges

The EDEKA corporate group Nordbayern-Sachsen-Thueringen (one out of seven regional German corporate groups) has selected Witron as the general contractor for its latest logistics and picking system.

Tong Peal Engineering announces specialist conveying range

Tong Peal Engineering announces specialist conveying range

Developed with quality, ease of use and minimal maintenance requirements in mind, Tong Peal's energy-efficient range of elevators and conveying systems will provide a complete handling solution – ideal for minimising manual processes at warehouses and packhouses.

Vanderlande Industries to supply new sorting line for 'non-conveyables' to Itella, Finland

Vanderlande Industries to supply new sorting line for 'non-conveyables' to Itella, Finland

Vanderlande Industries (material handling systems) has been chosen by Itella Corp. of Finland to supply a newly developed sorting line for parcels and other irregular items of widely varying shapes and sizes.

New plug-and-play smart conveyor system

New plug-and-play smart conveyor system

A new plug-and-play conveyor system that can be put into operation by end-users was the focal point of the European Conveyor Systems stand at IMHX 2013.

Vanderlande Industries nominated for Dutch Sourcing Awards

Vanderlande Industries nominated for Dutch Sourcing Awards

Vanderlande Industries has been nominated in the Operational Excellence and Step Change categories for the Dutch Sourcing Awards 2013 competition.

Taking the chain to Ireland

Taking the chain to Ireland

Industrial chain supplier, FB Chain Ltd, has appointed John Wilson as its Conveyor Chain Product Manager for Ireland.

Premium Warehousing secures new contract

Premium Warehousing secures new contract

Premium Warehousing has secured a major new contract originating from national brewer Carlsberg. LocateIT WMS from Clydebuilt Business Solutions has been instrumental in the deal, catering for the Excise requirements for HMRC.

Dürkopp completes fourth phase of multi-million pound automated garment sortation project for retailer Next

Dürkopp completes fourth phase of multi-million pound automated garment sortation project for retailer Next

Dürkopp Fördertechnik, provider of garment conveying and sortation equipment, has completed a further extension of their automated sortation system for Next Group PLC.

No Limit to sorting performance

No Limit to sorting performance

Polish third-party logistics operator No Limit has awarded SDI Group a contract to install a PTU (Push Tray Unit) sorter at its multi-client distribution centre, located just outside Warsaw.

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