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This Month in Modern: Investment and innovation are alive and well
This month in Modern, we find a couple early indications that this positive wave will continue, and the buzz at Promat 2019 could be even louder.
Make your plans for ProMat 2019
With a record number of exhibitors and attendees seen at Modex 2018, MHI anticipates more of the same at ProMat 2019—the industry’s premier supply chain event. ProMat will once again be held at McCormick Place in Chicago, April 8-11, 2019.
ProMat 2017 named to TSNN top U.S. trade show list
ProMat is ranked as the 44th largest exhibition in the US for 2017.
LR 35 Vertical Buffer Module
The Kardex Remstar LR 35 is a highly efficient, goods-to-person, bin handling system for storing and retrieving lightweight, small items. Its high picking performance makes it suitable for use in many different industries.
Willard P. Heddles Memorial Fund announced
To commemorate the career of former MHI Board of Governors member Willard P. Heddles, an industry leader, visionary, and mentor in material handling, MHI established the Willard P. Heddles Memorial Endowment Fund for material handling education.
Record ProMat 2019 space draw: 363,410 square feet of show floor reserved
This record amount of exhibit space reserved represents nearly 89% of the ProMat show floor and is a clear message that the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry is healthy and growing.
Year in Review: Top materials handling news in 2017
The industry's momentum continues to build, even as it changes shape to adapt to technology; acquisitions across technology competencies have heralded the arrival of Consolidation 2.0, while automation and cybersecurity shake up the way players throughout the supply chain do business.
Twin Push-Tray unit sorter
The high-speed, Twin Push-Tray unit sorter simultaneously handles heavy boxes, traditionally non-conveyable items and light polybags. The system can be specified with a variety of tray configurations for maximum throughput capacity (reaching up to 30,000 units per hour sent to more than 1,000 destinations)…
IntelliSort HDS Sortation System
Innovative dual-sided design accommodates a high density of divert destinations in minimal floor space
Innovative Order and Batch Picking Systems
Item-pick solution harnesses robotic technology
SSI Schaefer WAMAS GO!
Software provides streamlined inventory control, waveless fulfillment management
S/RM Storage and Retrieval Machine
Upgrades enable easier, safer maintenance of storage and retrieval machine
Wildeck announces full integration of Ladder Industries
Rebranding adds access products to portfolio of Wildeck products provided through a nationwide network of dealers and systems integrators.
Flex-Drive system for bomb bay and push tray sorters
New drive system for bomb bay and push tray sorters debuts The Flex-Drive system has debuted, adding incline and decline abilities to the supplier’s line of bomb bay and push tray sorters. The new drive platform also supports infinitely long sorters, lower power consumption and both left and right…
Low-energy consumption sorter uses minimal fractional drives