Daifuku North America Blog

When to Consider Goods-to-Person

Posted by Chelsie Spencer on 8/10/16 10:34 AM

Lately, many people have been talking about Goods-to-Person systems, and all of the benefits that they offer. But how can you tell if a Goods-to-Person system is right for your Distribution Center (DC)?

Common concerns regarding Goods-to-Person systems include:

  • Is there a minimum rate required to make our investment feasible?
  • Does the amount of SKUs in our system make a difference?
  • What size products can it handle?
  • Does it work for split case, or just full case?

Goods-to-Person systems can be applied to optimize a number of different material handling processes while increasing speed, accuracy and space in the DC. Let us help you determine if a Goods-to-Person system is right for you.

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Topics: Material Handling Industry, ASRS, Wynright Corporation, Goods to Person

Join the #1 Systems Supplier!

Posted by Chelsie Preston on 5/12/15 1:28 PM

Recently Daifuku was named the #1 Systems Supplier by Modern Material Handling! We are honored and thrilled to be the largest material handling systems supplier. As we continue to grow we are always looking for talented people to join our team! Our North American companies represent a wide range of industries; from automotive to cleanroom to warehouse and robotics, we have something for everyone. People Together-1

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Topics: Material Handling Industry, careers, Jervis B. Webb, Wynright Corporation, Daifuku America

6 Must Do’s at ProMat 2015

Posted by Sarah Carlson on 3/12/15 12:23 PM

 

There is so much to do and see in the Windy City. What a great place for ProMat, the largest expo for supply chain professionals in North America, March 23-26 at McCormick Place!

ProMat will be the highlight of my trip, and Chicago will be icing on the cake! Here are my top 6 must do/must see while at ProMat!  

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Topics: Material Handling Industry, Jervis B. Webb Company, Wynright Corporation, ProMat Show

Top 6 Tips for This Year’s ProMat Show

Posted by Sarah Carlson on 3/4/15 3:46 PM

ProMat, one of the biggest material handling shows in the world, is just around the corner and we are excited to be part of it. Please visit us at Booth 1013!  As Marketing Director, I attend many shows, but this one is truly my favorite. Below are my five tips for enjoying ProMat 2015, March 23 – 26 in Chicago.

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Topics: Material Handling Industry, Jervis B. Webb Company, Wynright Corporation, ProMat Show