Automation of mexico city warehouse and distribution center will allow snack foods manufacturer to consolidate several facilities.
EGEMIN’S LATEST PROJECT WILL COMBINE 17 CUSTOM AGVS AND E’WMS® SOFTWARE HOLLAND, MI—Egemin Automation Inc. will automate the existing facility of a major snack foods specialist in Mexico City, Mexico, in an effort to consolidate several warehouse and distribution facilities into one centralized location. This move will prepare the company for growth in the coming years.
Egemin will install 17 custom forklift AGVs, an automated battery exchange system, and Egemin’s Warehouse Management System. Transports will occur between shipping, storage, and case-picking areas of the facility. The updated facility is capable of housing more than 20,000 pallets on gravity flow rack of up to five levels in height. The project is scheduled to go live in Fall of 2015.
About Egemin Automation Inc.
Egemin Automation manufactures, implements and services automated material handling solutions that improve warehouse, production, and distribution center processes. Egemin’s standard and tailor-made automation solutions enable customers to remain one step ahead of the competition.
Egemin’s solutions include design, installation, modernization, and support of automated warehouse and distribution systems, including Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV) and automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS).
North American headquarters for Egemin are based in Holland, MI, with global headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium. Egemin Automation is part of the KION Group, a leading global intralogistics solutions provider comprising the brands of Linde, STILL, Fenwick, OM STILL, Baoli, Voltas, and Egemin Automation. The KION Group is headquartered in Wiesbaden, Germany, and is present in more than 100 countries, 23,500 employees, and sales of almost $5.7 billion.
Egemin Automation Inc.
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