Bastian Solutions at Logistics World Summit & Expo 2024
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14h ago
Whether your company is headquartered or has locations in Central America, you know how important the region is to global manufacturing, warehouse distribution and cross continental freight. Mexico and other Central American country’s location in the western hemisphere is both strategic for global trade as well as in-country distribution. Their skilled yet cost competitive labor force make them very desirable for many consumer goods, farming and agriculture, petroleum, and other raw materials for manufacturing ..read more
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Understanding Material Flow in Automated Handling and Fulfillment
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1w ago
You’re walking into a bustling warehouse, where the air buzzes with the orchestrated hum of voices, footfalls and equipment. In one corner, various SKUs are received and swiftly stored, each item finding its place. Across the floor, synchronized activity surrounds order fulfillment: items are picked, packed and ready for their journey to customers or stores. This is material flow and it plays a vital role in distribution operations ..read more
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Optimizing Warehouse Efficiency through Human-Automation Collaboration
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2w ago
In the dynamic landscape of modern warehouses, the integration of automation has changed the way materials are handled by enhancing efficiency, accuracy, and productivity. However, the role of humans remains indispensable, bringing cognitive abilities and adaptability to the table. Striking the right balance between humans and automation in warehouse material handling is crucial for optimizing operations and maintaining a competitive edge ..read more
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Considering Robotic Depalletizing? Evaluate These 3 Key Factors First
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3w ago
Does your facility have labor intensive, ergonomically challenging or repetitive operations that involve breaking down a pallet load? If so, robotic depalletizing could be a solution to help eliminate ergonomic strain, lower operating costs and allow for the reallocation of labor to other tasks within your facility ..read more
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Efficiency and Safety: Navigation in Industrial AVs
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1M ago
Within the realm of industrial vehicle automation, the terms “dynamic path planning” and “obstacle avoidance” have recently generated buzz. On the surface, the idea of an AV (autonomous vehicle) having the capability to independently navigate around unforeseen obstacles appears to be a valuable feature. And, make no mistake, there are certainly specific applications where that feature can be beneficial. This blog post will expand on the other navigation methods and why AV OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) make the deliberate choice to use them ..read more
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MODEX 2024: Where Your Automation Journey Begins
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1M ago
As a leading systems integrator, Bastian Solutions understands material handling solutions do not come in a one-size-fits-all package. The company holds decades of experience across a broad spectrum of industry verticals and our experts partner with customers to engineer warehouse automation and material handling systems designed to achieve business objectives. Bastian is eager to exhibit at MHI’s MODEX 2024 trade show March 11-14 in Atlanta, Georgia. Booth B5619 will feature various automation and technology, along with opportunities to learn more about how Bastian can help select, implement ..read more
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Meeting Retail's New Demands: Bastian Solutions at RILA LINK 2024
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1M ago
Remaining competitive means staying ahead of retail's rapid changes, such as complex omnichannel business models, demanding planning cycles, and rising customer expectations. Retail leaders are coming together at this year's RILA LINK to tackle these challenges. They want integrated solutions to simplify operations and make customers happier ..read more
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The Unique Advantage of Bastian Solutions: A Complete Material Handling Systems Integrator
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2M ago
In warehouse automation and material handling systems, companies typically fall into two categories: manufacturers (OEMs) or integrators. Manufacturers are known for creating the hardware and technologies that power warehouse automation, while integrators specialize in bringing these diverse components together into a cohesive, functioning material handling system. At Bastian Solutions, we often encounter the question, 'Are you an integrator or a manufacturer ..read more
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Conveyor Technologies Transforming Indian Small-to-Medium Companies
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2M ago
Efficiently moving items is the name of the game in material handling and the number one player is conveyor. Whether your company plays in the automotive, electronics, food and beverage, or pharma industries, you are going to need to move materials, components and/or finished products to the next area of your business. A well-designed conveyor system determines whether you stay in the game or not ..read more
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Addressing Labor Shortages and Turnover in Material Handling with Automated Picking Solutions
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2M ago
In the dynamic warehouse operations and logistics industry, a prominent issue consistently arises in corporate discussions and daily floor operations: the challenge of labor shortages and high employee turnover. As supply chain, operations, and production leaders, you know how these labor issues strain daily operations and threaten long-term growth and efficiency. The current scenario presents a stark contrast – while there's a booming demand for logistics and warehouse services, finding and retaining skilled labor to meet this demand has become increasingly more difficult. Frequent turnover a ..read more
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