Where conventional warehousing fits

Modern Materials Handling

With all the emphasis these days on automation, conventional warehousing is often overlooked if not forgotten. In fact, conventional warehousing is alive, well and thriving even at high-volume facilities and in e-commerce

Data warehousing provides more than analytics benefits

Control Engineering

Data warehousing is helping companies overcoming a trend where data collection is outsizing storage infrastructure, which creates a strain on the system and slows operations down. The post Data warehousing provides more than analytics benefits appeared first on Control Engineering.

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Warehousing Is Smartening up with Application Specific Integrated Circuits

MEM

Since the pandemic, the shortage of warehousing workers in the UK has been well documented. However, there are multiple other ways that sensor-driven technologies can help warehousing embrace Industry 4.0.

Lean Warehousing: The 5S Method

Bastian Solution

Developing a Lean culture in your organization is a multi-step process and, in this article, we will discuss one step in particular: establishing a 5S program

Horizon Industrial Parks signs warehousing tenancy with newly launched logistics brand MOVIN 

Dinesh Mishra

The new warehousing facility in Horizon’s high-quality modern logistics park will be an important step for MOVIN to establish its presence in the market. Horizon Industrial Parks has one of the largest portfolios of high-quality modern warehousing and industrial parks in India.

Automation is Becoming the New Normal in India Warehousing

Bastian Solution

The warehousing industry has grown in the last few years by becoming more intentionally planned, multifaceted and accessible. It’s a push towards automation.

AutoStore Introduces a New Tool that Utilizes Data to Make Warehousing More Efficient

Manufacturing Tomorrow

Inadequate data management is one of the most prominent warehousing challenges. To help businesses collect and act on data-led insights, AutoStore launches Unify Analytics

ForwardX Robotics releases new fully autonomous forklift

Robotics Automation News

Apex 1400-L is a fully autonomous forklift which further enhances ForwardX’s capabilities in warehousing workflows including receiving, putaway, replenishment, raw material movement, and shipping.

Small is the new big via ‘micro’ warehousing, says SnapFulfil

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

WMS solutions provider SnapFulfil is enjoying a new type of interest as ‘micro-warehousing’ takes off for smaller e-commerce companies looking to offer the same level of delivery efficiency and flexibility as retail giants like Amazon

Addverb and ABCO partner to offer ‘advanced’ warehouse automation solutions

Robotics Automation News

Addverb, an autonomous mobile robots maker, has agreed a strategic partnership with ABCO Systems, a distribution solutions provider that specializes in streamlining warehousing operations.

How Vimto created a ‘liquid’ supply chain with Distributed Warehousing

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Century-old drinks company Nichols has embraced a distributed warehousing network to deliver better customer experience and deliver the localised fulfilment mission of the modern age

Sinocare and Hai Robotics partner to upgrade healthcare logistics operation

Robotics Automation News

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Unbox Robotics launches ‘first-of-its-kind’ vertical robotics sortation solution

Robotics Automation News

Called “UnboxSort”, the solution was unveiled on the sidelines of the India Warehousing Show 2022 in New Delhi. Unbox Robotics, a robotics technology company specializing in logistics, has launched what it says is “the first-of-its-kind vertical robotics sortation solution”.

Analyst study: warehousing sector poised for 5% growth up to 2027

Modern Materials Handling

Interact Analysis finds that globally by 2027, there will be 214,000 warehouses larger than 50,000 ft2, of which 20% will be fulfillment centers

Vanderlande selects Kollmorgen to supply robots to further automate warehouses

Robotics Automation News

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Renovotec launches network rental scheme for warehousing & logistics

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Rugged supply chain hardware and services company Renovotec is introducing a new 'Network Rental Scheme' with built-in service guarantees, technical support and expert advice, designed to help warehousing and logistics operations keep pace with rapid changes in network technology and the many new security threats posed by the modern, IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things)-driven network say Renovotec

SHEIN opens 170,000 sq ft. warehouse and office in Toronto

Canadian Manufacturing

Human Resources Manufacturing Operations Supply Chain infrastructure textiles warehousing Women's ApparelTORONTO — SHEIN has opened its new Canadian corporate office and the company’s first-ever distribution facility in Greater Toronto Area.

Siemens Switchgear Ltd., Shanghai expands robotic deployments with Geek+ for lean production via smart automation

AU Manufacturing

The expansion introduces more of Geekplus’s goods-to-person picking and materials handling robots to the multi-robot configuration and opens up a further 3000m 2 of automated warehousing space. Media Release by Geek+.

Attabotics, which offers a 3D robotics solution, secures $71.7 million in additional funding

Modern Materials Handling

million to date and will be used to further accelerate the commercialization of its 3D robotics warehousing solution The round brings Attabotics’ total funding to $165.1

Vuzix acquires SAP software solution provider Moviynt

Modern Materials Handling

Provider of AR and smart glasses acquires SAP-certified solutions provider, will support optimization of mobile workflows for warehousing and logistics customers

Avidbots and Maplesoft collaborate for commercial cleaning systems.

Canadian Manufacturing

Manufacturing Research & Development Sales & Marketing Technology / IIoT automation engineering software Robotics warehousingAvidbots’ Neo Industrial Cleaner. WATERLOO – Global robotics company Avidbots and engineering software provider Maplesoft are collaborating with a strategic venture focused on autonomous cleaning robot design for commercial customers.

Kohler Power Systems expands generator plant in Wisconsin

The Fabricator

production, testing, and warehousing space, as well as a 10,000-sq.-ft. Kohler Power Systems has completed an expansion to its North American generator manufacturing facility in Mosel, Wis. The project, which began in March 2021, includes a 155,000-sq.-ft.

NFI places $10 million order for material handling robots from Boston Dynamics

Robotics Automation News

NFI Industries, a supply chain solutions provider, has signed a $10 million agreement to deploy Boston Dynamics’ newest robot, Stretch, across its US warehousing operations.

Warehouse Automation - Robotics, Digital Twinning, and AI on the Rise

Control.com

Warehousing and distribution are critical parts of the growing global supply chain, and as a means to meet the demands, automation is playing an increasing role in these operations

Siemens expands robotic activities with Geekplus

Robotics Automation News

The expansion introduces more of Geekplus’s goods-to-person picking and materials handling robots to the multi-robot configuration and opens up a further 3,000 sq m of automated warehousing […].

Vision sensor has a 1km range � �the world�s longest�

Drives & Controls

SiLC Technologies says that its “4D+” Eyeonic vision sensor can perceive, identify and avoid objects over long distances, with potential applications including robotics, autonomous vehicles, biometrics, security, industrial automation, warehousing and drones

Cobots in manufacturing bring new skills and opportunities

999 Automation

Whether used for assembly, packaging, warehousing, maintenance or training, collaborative solutions are changing the way producers work. Futureproofing manufacturing and assembly operations with cobots is easier than people think. Shop floor cobots in manufacturing working alongside operators are no longer the future, but the present. Easy to program and install, they are also ideal […].

Leading UK-based Robotics Company BotsAndUs Rebrands as Dexory

i4.0 today

According to a recent study by the United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA), the well documented paradigm shift towards omni-channel retailing is placing demands on the warehousing sector that have not been seen in the past.

Private 5G Network Ushers in New Era of Warehouse Automation

Gary Mintchell

Founded in 1999, Native American and woman-owned Teltech provides a wide array of services, ranging from warehousing and third party logistics solutions (3PL) to solar power system development, talent resourcing and, recently, tethered drones that provide broadband in hard-to-reach places. .

Fanuc To Expand Facility Footprint in Auburn Hills

Gary Mintchell

The addition continues to be crucial in growing the company’s engineering, R&D, manufacturing and warehousing capabilities and has supported record-breaking orders and deliveries in a short period of time.

Collaboration between Log-hub and 3SC to realise cost savings in the supply chain based on new Indian tax regime (GST)

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The digital B2B marketplace for warehousing, Log-hub AG from Switzerland, and the Indian Supply Chain specialist 3SC are now collaborating on the Indian market. Both companies are technology based and offer advanced analytics based transportation and warehousing solutions

Industry expert joins imio Software Solutions board

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Industry expert Professor Phil Greening has joined the Board of Directors at imio Software Solutions, a UK-based software business specialising in warehousing and fulfilment

Warehouse and supply chain management in the new normal

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Following the unveiling of Manhattan Associates’ Manhattan Active Warehouse Management solution at the company’s recent online Momentum Connect customer conference, Manufacturing & Logistics IT spoke with the company’s UK managing director, Craig Summers, about the current warehousing and supply chain landscape

FANUC America nearly doubles Michigan campus to accommodate automation demand

Design World

The addition continues to be crucial in growing the company’s engineering, R&D, manufacturing and warehousing capabilities and has supported record-breaking orders and deliveries in a short period of time.

Swisslog and SCLAA showcase automation in action at Linfox BevChain

AU Manufacturing

The event was highly successful, and I believe one major factor in the success is that SCLAA members are all closely involved in automation for the supply chain, logistics, and warehousing industries, so the site tour and presentations were of direct relevance to their areas of work,” he said.

Renovotec's 'Life after Brexit' warehouse consulting service: deploying technology to replace people

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Supply chain technology consultant Renovotec is introducing a ‘Life after Brexit’ warehouse consulting service that reveals the ways in which technology can be used to replace people in warehousing and distribution, enabling staff reductions of up to 30% according to Renovotec

Will autonomous car racing change your business? It just might

Cisco Industrial Automation

Cisco has successfully automated a variety of industries including, manufacturing, warehousing/distribution, amusement parks, rail, mines, ports and more. Some days I really get excited about my job. A self-driving race car challenge? That’s just cool any way you look at it.

Körber bolsters supply chain execution in LATAM with Otimis

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The supply chain management software and consulting company grows and strengthens warehousing and logistics operations for customers across the globe. The Körber Group continues to invest in its Business Area Logistics Systems, acquiring a majority stake in Brazil-based Otimis Ltda. The acquisition became effective as of December 18, 2019

Robotics and Automation is the UK’s Largest Dedicated Robotics and Automation Show

MEM

Other sectors in the visitor base include Automotive, Distribution, Warehousing and Pharmaceuticals, with a mix of senior level decision-makers.

Unifor releases statement calling for Manitoba government to increase minimum wage further

Canadian Manufacturing

” Workers in sectors such as retail, wholesale, gaming, warehousing and other service sectors will reportedly benefit directly from the raise and, in turn, consumer spending at local businesses means communities will reap benefits too, says Unifor.

The L.S. Starrett Company Appoints Director of Operations, Continuous Improvement

Modern Machine Shop

Photo Credit: The L.S. Starrett Company. The L.S. Starrett Company , a leading global manufacturer of precision measuring tools and gages, metrology systems and more, has appointed Matthew Wells as director of operations and continuous improvement.

Samurai Awards 2022 in Manufacturing & supply chain

Dinesh Mishra

Supply Chain Organizations Include 3PL, 4PL, transporters (surface, air, sea), industrial real estate developers, freight forwarders, warehousing sector companies.

Efficient Drive Technology from NORD – The Key for Lowering TCO

i4.0 today

Thus, costs for administration, service and warehousing can be saved, but the energy costs usually increase. How economic can an investment be?