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Automated Guided Vehicle with 3D Imaging and Real-time Data Capture
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ItemPiQ Robotic Picking Solution
Robotic picking solution handles broad range of products. Robotics in the warehouse. Swisslog Robots for picking.
BST undercarriage AGV tugger
AGV battery can be charged in unit. The heavy-duty model BST undercarriage AGV tugger operates for a full 8-hour shift without a battery recharge or exchange. As the sixth and newest model in the supplier’s AGV line, the unit moves loads weighing up to 2,000 pounds. The vehicle drives under a stationary…
Other Voices: Optimizing WES with integrated order consolidation
Compatible with a variety of equipment configurations, integrated order consolidation provides reliability and sort efficiency with the ability to quickly handle tens of thousands of orders.
NextGen Supply Chain at DHL
Here’s how one of the world’s largest 3PLs is looking to tomorrow’s innovative technologies, including heads-up display and robotics, to transform its operations today.
Big Picture: On the path to lights out
There may not be many plants and warehouses operating in the dark these days. However, many facilities are clearly on the path to lights out, balancing automation and labor to find the right mix of lower costs and better customer service.
Ultra-compact industrial PC Series expanded with the new C6030
Beckhoff recently announced the release of a new, ultra-compact Industrial PC (IPC), the C6030. With highly flexible application options, the new series of space-saving Beckhoff IPCs that first launched with the C6015 has proven successful in the marketplace. With the addition of the new C6030 IPC, the…
Other Voices: Seven surefire ways to fuel warehouse productivity
Engage employees, provide them with the best tools and harness their input to drive incremental improvements and ensure long-term success.
60 Seconds with Pieter Abbeel, professor at University of California Berkeley
Modern Materials Handling staff sat down with Pieter Abbeel to discuss the state of the robotics industry.
Manufacturer builds in-house robotics expertise to close the skills gap
Collaborative robots tackle mundane work so existing staff can add more value.
Global manufacturer ensures accurate, high-volume labeling
Integrating labeling with SAP improves supply chain performance.
Stretch wrapper eliminates product damage in transit for metal fabricator
After replacing manual pallet wrapping with automated orbital wrapper, the shipping department became a one-person operation.
Loftware acquires Gap Systems
Acquisition combines enterprise labeling with artwork management.
JDA begins research collaboration with MIT to accelerate digital supply chain innovations
Multi-year collaboration, led by Professor David Simchi-Levi, will focus on advancing research in machine learning, optimization, and consumer behavior modeling.