ePicker Enters Robotic Market with Lift Truck Powered by Anantak

April 1, 2022

ePicker, a material handling equipment provider, has teamed with Anantak, a robotics company, to power warehouse vehicles such as pallet movers, tuggers, stackers, and forklifts. ePicker’s autonomous pallet mover, powered by Anantak, aims to make warehouse automation attainable and widely accessible. The first vehicle from the collaboration uses a combination of lasers, 3D cameras, vehicle…


Fort Announces Embedded Wireless Safety Solution for Mobile Robots

March 29, 2022

FORT Robotics has announced the newest product in its line of safety and security technology for smart machines. The Nano Safety Controller (or NSC) is an embeddable board that allows customers to build FORT wireless communication and safety technology directly into their machines without bolt-on hardware. The Nano Safety Controller can send and receive what…


At MODEX, WIPOTEC–OCS to Debut Predictive Maintenance Capabilities for M&L Catchweighers

March 23, 2022

WIPOTEC-OCS, a leading manufacturer and supplier of precision in-motion weighing, track and trace/anti-counterfeiting solutions and X-Ray scanning equipment, will introduce new predictive maintenance functions for its line of high-precision catchweighers at MODEX Booth #B7232, March 28-31 in Atlanta. The analytics-driven solution allows parcel processors to proactively predict when its catchweighers will need maintenance, resulting in…


Guardhat Honored to be Featured Alongside Fellow Innovators

March 9, 2022

Guardhat has been named number 2 in manufacturing according to Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies 2022. This list honors those that are continuously making a profound impact on society, challenging the status quo. Guardhat built a platform open to an array of inputs, able to inform existing OT and IT systems, all centered around the worker –…


A System is Only as Smart as its Software

March 1, 2022

Contributed by : MHI ASRS comes in many forms – vertical/horizontal carousels, fixed-aisle, single- or double-deep pallet racking or multiple-deep solutions. Identifying the right technology for a warehouse comes down to multiple factors including available space, number of SKUs and operating and maintenance budget. This design is critical to meeting the needs of warehouses across…


Swisslog Passes 300th AutoStore Project Milestone

March 1, 2022

2022 is a landmark year for Swisslog, a leading global provider of automated intralogistics technologies and the world’s leading integrator of AutoStore. The company now has 300 AutoStore projects in over 26 countries worldwide, featuring a total of more than 7 million storage bins and using no less than 10,000 robots. Demonstrating Swisslog’s breadth of capabilities, the…


Rockford Systems Introduces Protector Series Light Curtains with Expanded Features

February 7, 2022

Rockford Systems, LLC introduced its new Protector Series Light Curtains for safeguarding personnel near industrial machinery with the potential to cause injury. Protector Series Light Curtains feature bi-color alignment indicators, simplified resolution settings, automatic diagnostics, remote fixed blanking, and can be interconnected in a cascading configuration. Built for ease-of-use, they also provide for hassle-free installations…


Hilti and Trackunit Announce Strategic Partnership to Effectively Eliminate Downtime

February 1, 2022

Hilti and Trackunit have announced a strategic partnership to advance digital transformation in the construction industry. The partnership is focused on bringing global scale to the tool and equipment connectivity domain. Together with Trackunit, an industry leader in fleet management services, Hilti is now able to strengthen its ON!Track solution. At the same time, the…


MHS Wins Top Software and Technology Provider Award

January 26, 2022

MHS, a single-source provider of material handling automation and software solutions, announces recognition as a Top Software and Tech Provider by Food Logistics. The company was recognized for the consultative approach and technology-driven maintenance offerings of its Lifecycle Performance Services division. “A scarce, turnover-prone labor pool introduces a level of downtime risk that food and…


Hilti Unveils Nuron, an All-New 22V Cordless Platform With Built-in Connectivity

January 14, 2022

Hilti Group, an innovator of tools, technology, software and services to the commercial construction industry, announces the launch of a new innovation that provides customers with a fully-connected experience like never before, Nuron, a more-powerful 22V cordless battery platform. Nuron is a single 22V battery platform that enables cordless tools on all kinds of jobs, from light-duty…