Client: InnotracLocation: Hebron, KYFacility Size: 235,000 sqftProjects Implemented: 15Years Servicing Client: 26Vertical: 3PL Situation: With JC Penney exiting the logistics business, Smith & Hawken, a premium provider of gardening products, had to act quickly to find a new partner. Their search ended when they met with Innotrac, Inc. Within 18 weeks, Innotrac had to find […]
Client: SwimOutlet.comLocation: West Chester, OHFacility Size: 200,000 sqftProjects Implemented: 3Years Servicing Client: 4Vertical: Direct to Consumer SituationWith continued growth and a strong sales forecast, SwimOutlet.com decided it was time to reevaluate its fulfillment operation and location of its distribution center. After an extensive network analysis, SwimOutlet narrowed its search to Southern Ohio. SolutionWith the facility […]
Situation Hubert’s distribution center was located in an old warehouse just west of downtown Cincinnati. While the facility was 110,000 square feet, the ceiling height limited them to storing products no higher than 16 feet. With current business levels being at an all-time high and an optimistic sales forecast, it became obvious that a larger, […]
Client: The Hillman GroupLocation: Hebron, KYFacility Size: 220,000 sqftProjects Implemented: 10Years Servicing Client: 31Vertical: Wholesale Situation Increased sales and aggressive acquisitions intensified the need to implement a new system versus continuing to make enhancements to the existing setup. To continue providing superior customer service, Hillman needed to implement a state-of-the-art Warehouse Management System (WMS). The […]
Client: Wal-MartLocation: Wilmington, OHFacility Size: 180,000 sqftProjects Implemented: 5Years Servicing Client: 12Vertical: Retail Situation Wal-Mart needed a Design-Build partner to assist with the fulfillment of their e-commerce business. The multi-million dollar solution had to be designed, implemented and commissioned within 20 weeks. The partner needed to work closely with Airborne Logistics Services (now DHL), the […]
If you’re looking for a new way to improve your material handling process, you may have come across the terms AMR and AGV. But what are they, and how are they different? In this blog post, we will break it down for you and help you better the key differences between an AMR and AGV […]
Hy-Tek Material Handling and Advanced Handling Systems (AHS), a Hy-Tek Material Handling company, leading full-service integrators of automated fulfillment and distribution solutions, announced the Grand Opening of their newly updated 20,000 square foot Innovation Lab.
How to calculate the ROI of Warehouse Robots – the savings and expenses that should be considered before investing. Learn about the top three robots that will maximize ROI.
AHS’ article has been featured in RoboticsTomorrow.com, an established magazine which discusses robotics and industrial automation.
What is micro-fulfillment? Will it work for your business? Here’s a breakdown of micro-fulfillment strategies and the technology used to increase ROI.