Automated Picking Systems

1. Pick Pro Warehousing Control System Software
  • Interfacing to an upper level host system (ERP or WMS) and exchanging information required to manage the daily operations of the distribtion center.
  • Providing real-time directives to operators and material handling equipment controllers to accomplish the order fullment and product routing requirements
  • Allocating work to the various material handling sub-systems to balance system activity to complete the requested workload.
  • Dynamically assign cartons to divert locations based on defined sortation algorythms or based on routing/order information received from the host.
  • Generate result data files for reporting and/or upload by the Host System.
  • Collect statistical data on the operational performance of the syustem to enable operations personel to maintain the equipment in peak performance.
  • At each decision point, the WCS determines the most efficient routing of the product and transmits directives to the equipment controllers to achieve the desired result.
2. Pick to Light
  • Lights guide the pick or put to a location and quantity - "paperless" increases efficiency and accuracy - 99%!
3. Sort Bars
  • Sort picked items into batched orders being picked. Also used to batch puts in receiving.
4. Vertical Lift modules
  • Up to 80% reduction in space utilization.
  • +50% reduction in operational costs.
  • Protection against loss. Full traceability.
  • Only truly ergonamic solution on the market.
5. Horizontal and Vertical Carousels
  • Optimizing picking through design of "PODS" of carousel reducing pick times and increasing throughput.
  • Improved Accuracy especially when utilizing Pick to Light with the carousels (normally used together).
  • Space Savings - 60-80% reduction.
  • Extends order cutoff time due to increased throughput.
automated picking systems divided tray with pick to light
Divided Tray with Pick to Light

Features and Benefits

  • Increased Productivity through product to picker.
  • Decreased picker search time.
  • Throughput rates up to 500 lines per hour.
  • Space Savings due to vertical utilization – 30-65% space savings.
  • Security is enhanced trough ability to lock product and control access.
  • Improve order cut-off times to better serve customers.
  • Improved location management bettering inventory integrity.
  • Less management of pickers and more focus on productivity.