Handle Robot Reimagined for Logistics

| March 28, 2019

article image
Handle is a mobile manipulation robot designed for logistics. Handle autonomously performs mixed SKU pallet building and depalletizing after initialization and localizing against the pallets. The on-board vision system on Handle tracks the marked pallets for navigation and finds individual boxes for grasping and placing.

Spotlight

Poseidon Marine Services

POSEIDON MARINE SERVICES Is one stop marine solution company in Bangladesh. Where you can have peace of mind and obtain all services under the one umbrella in Chittagong and Mongla port. The company is involve in Ship supply/ Chandlers, Ship Survey, LSA/FFA annual inspection and servicing, Marine technical support and Reconditioned Marine equipments supply. Poseidon Marine Services aims to provide best services to the customer and expertly manages the flow of information, controlling and reducing customer's costs, protecting customer's interest in a professional and transparent way.

OTHER ARTICLES

How smart tech can transform warehousing

Article | February 23, 2020

A quick look into the history of warehouse management tells us that it was once a very paper-intensive process, heavily reliant on human beings to co-ordinate the multitude of activities that take place within the warehouse. However, ever-rising customer expectations, e-tailing/omni-channel and the pressure of quicker delivery times, increasing operational complexity along with the unprecedented advancement in smart technologies call for smart warehousing management systems, empowered by the Internet of Things or IoT.

Read More

Big disruptions and their effects on supply chains

Article | February 26, 2020

The COVID-19 virus event has been a supply chain risk waiting to happen. A virus is not a ‘black swan’ event, but a ‘known-unknown’. The potential risks and likely consequences of a new virus were evident at the time of the SARS virus of 2002-3 and the H1N1 virus of 2009. The difference between then and now is that the global economy has changed. China’s economy is about four time larger than when the SARS virus event occurred, which has influenced region trade lanes to be more dependent on China.

Read More

Schneider Electric for suppliers

Article | June 27, 2020

At Schneider Electric, meeting our customers’ expectations is a key priority. As concern over COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) grows, we are monitoring developments to this situation globally, as well as following local health and government regulations, continually assessing and responding to changes. Our Business Continuity Plan (BCP) has been tested and implemented in geographies impacted. This plan includes health and safety, supply chain, lifecycle management services, and IT infrastructure. Schneider Electric operations meet the criteria of an essential critical infrastructure as defined by most governments. While we do not anticipate interruptions to our operations, local governments may require temporary containment measures. In these cases, we comply with local laws, and in most cases seek support from local authorities to maintain critical business operations as an essential business for our communities.

Read More

Shipping Barcodes: What They Are & How 3PLs Use Various Barcodes

Article | February 17, 2020

Barcodes are important for any business selling physical goods. They are used in brick-and-mortar stores as part of the purchase and returns process, in warehouses to track inventory and packages, by shipping carriers to locate and track shipments, and sometimes on invoices to assist with accounting. Without barcodes, modern shipping and logistics processes would be more inefficient and much more error-prone. Third-party logistics companies rely on barcodes to efficiently run their warehouses so they can better serve the companies for whom they perform fulfillment services.

Read More

Spotlight

Poseidon Marine Services

POSEIDON MARINE SERVICES Is one stop marine solution company in Bangladesh. Where you can have peace of mind and obtain all services under the one umbrella in Chittagong and Mongla port. The company is involve in Ship supply/ Chandlers, Ship Survey, LSA/FFA annual inspection and servicing, Marine technical support and Reconditioned Marine equipments supply. Poseidon Marine Services aims to provide best services to the customer and expertly manages the flow of information, controlling and reducing customer's costs, protecting customer's interest in a professional and transparent way.

Events