Heemskerk Fresh & Easy already ordering a second unit

Heemskerk wants to respond flexibly to the growing market of cut vegetables, fruit and pre-made salads. As such, they will soon have fully automated order-picking in their different branches. The construction on the first unit is underway and will be operational in May. In the meantime, the company has already ordered a second distribution unit with at least 10 robots. Crispy fresh technology guaranteed!

Efficient order picking – From a miniscule connector to a jacuzzi

A shower head, a 1.2-metre shower hose, a copper connector or a jacuzzi measuring 4 metres by 4 metres... It’s all part of the range at Van Marcke and every order can include just as much diversity. This is why intrion put Van Marcke’s entire order-picking process under the microscope and set up their new EDC centre (Excellent Distribution to Customers) in Kortrijk incorporating the most recent innovations and techniques. Find out about the result at Supply Chain Innovations.

ABB completes acquisition of intrion

ABB announced it has completed its acquisition of intrion. intrion has been an ABB Authorized Value Provider since 2010, and has grown its business to become a well-established logistics automation solutions integrator in Benelux. It will become part of ABB’s Robotics and Motion division, serving as a new regional application center for robotics and logistics in Europe. Read more