Warehouse

MASS Group Applauds the Passage and Signing of the CHIPS and Science Act

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:16pm

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- President Biden recently signed The CHIPS and Science Act of 2022 into law.

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  • LAS VEGAS, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- President Biden recently signed The CHIPS and Science Act of 2022 into law.
  • The CHIPS Act is estimated to direct $67 billion toward the growth of zero-carbon industries and climate-relevant research.
  • The CHIPS and Science Act will provide the U.S. with the opportunity to compete against other economic leaders in the world and advance its global leadership in future technologies.
  • In addition, MASS Group provides a powerful impact that aligns with the U.S.' efforts in supporting clean energy and zero-carbon technology.

Digi-Key Celebrates Ribbon Cutting of Product Distribution Center Expansion

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 10:18pm

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Digi-Key Electronics, which offers the world's largest selection of electronic components and automation products in stock for immediate shipment, celebrated the ribbon cutting of its Product Distribution Center expansion (PDCe) today, expanding the company's headquarters' footprint by 2.2 million square feet for a combined total of more than 3 million square feet. The new facility allows Digi-Key to pick, pack and ship nearly three times the previous daily average of 27,000 packages to customers in more than 180 countries around the world.

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  • "This is a significant milestone for all Digi-Key employees and our community," said Dave Doherty, president of Digi-Key.
  • "Our new product distribution center expansion will help us continue to deliver excellence to our customers for many years to come.
  • "The state of Minnesota is thrilled to celebrate Digi-Key's growth milestone today," said Steve Grove, commissioner of Minnesota DEED.
  • The product distribution center expansion features two primary conveyor systems to provide redundancy in the case of a breakdown and provide opportunities for future growth.

Festo Marks 50 Years in the U.S. with Major Expansions in U.S.-Based Manufacturing and R&D

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 6:00pm

ISLANDIA, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Festo U.S., celebrating its 50th anniversary year, announces expansion plans for its 47-acre campus in Mason, Ohio. A new production facility and the expanded research and development center will be dedicated to U.S.-centric automation components, systems, and solutions. Festo, a $3 billion family-owned company, is a global innovation leader in pneumatic and electric automation systems.

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  • The Mason campus is also the location of the newly expanded Festo Technology Engineering Center (TEC).
  • Festo TECs are research and development centers where customers collaborate with Festo personnel to co-develop solutions.
  • Celebrating 50 years in the U.S., Festo Corporation has continuously elevated the state of manufacturing with innovations and optimized motion control solutions that deliver higher performing, more profitable automated manufacturing and processing equipment.
  • Through advanced technical and industrial education, Festo Didactic Learning Systems and its partners prepare workers for current and future manufacturing technologies.

Softeon Scores Second highest in WMS Level 4 Warehouse Operation Use Case and Third highest in Levels 3 and 5 in New Gartner® Critical Capabilities Report

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 4:15pm

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220817005062/en/
    New analysis from Gartner, in which Softeon Scores Second highest in WMS Level 4 Warehouse Operation Use Case and Third highest in Levels 3 and 5 in the 2022 report, focuses on the true functionality of WMS providers.
  • Companies can choose the right WMS by using the highlighted nine critical capabilities across five different use cases to appropriately align with your levels of operational complexity and sophistication.
  • Softeon, a top global provider of WMS, Warehouse Execution Systems (WES), Distributed Order Management (DOM) and other supply chain software solutions, was the second-ranked WMS provider in the use case for Level 4 Warehouse Operations, based on Gartners warehouse stratification model.
  • Softeon was also the third-ranked WMS provider for Level 3 and Level 5 warehouses.

Zipline Logistics Awarded for Rapid Growth as a Top 3PL

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

Most recently, the retail-specialized North American 3PL was honored by Inc. Magazine, Food Logistics, and Inbound Logistics as a rapidly growing, top 3PL.

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  • Most recently, the retail-specialized North American 3PL was honored by Inc. Magazine, Food Logistics, and Inbound Logistics as a rapidly growing, top 3PL.
  • Zipline Logistics is honored by Inc. Magazine, Food Logistics, and Inbound Logistics as a rapidly growing, top 3PL.
  • Zipline has also been named a 2022 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Provider by Food Logistics for the seventh time and a 2022 Top 100 3PL by Inbound Logistics for the first time!
  • Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Zipline Logistics has a 15-year history of being a consistently recognized, rapidly growing, and reliable 3PL that exclusively services the consumer-packaged goods sector.

JONDO Introduces Bulk Order Fulfillment Of Canvas Art Prints For Retail Stores

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 2:00pm

YORBA LINDA, Calif., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Backed by JONDO's standardized quality utilizing the latest in automated printing technologies, bulk canvas art prints are available at wholesale pricing that replaces overseas manufacturing.

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  • YORBA LINDA, Calif., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Backed by JONDO's standardized quality utilizing the latest in automated printing technologies, bulk canvas art prints are available at wholesale pricing that replaces overseas manufacturing.
  • These bulk canvas prints feature the same exceptional quality JONDO is known for, including long-lasting durability, rich color vibrancy, deep blacks, and sharp detail.
  • Wholesale canvas prints from JONDO are palletized and ready to be picked up per the customer's requirements.
  • To learn more about JONDO's bulk order canvas fulfillment and other services offered, visit http://www.jondo.com

Mooneh Fulfillment & Logistics Optimizes Warehouse Management with SNS and Infor

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 2:00pm

AMMAN, Jordan, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Infor, the industry cloud company, today announced that Mooneh, a third-party logistics storage and distribution provider operating on behalf of leading international pharmaceutical corporates, has deployed Infor WMS (warehouse management system). In addition to establishing an efficient and effective warehouse operation, the solution is set to deliver full traceability of all inventory. The project was successfully delivered by SNS, a leading provider of supply chain consultancy and software implementation.

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  • Warehouse management system streamlines operations and boosts inventory traceability for pharma-focused, healthcare & medical fulfillment 3PL leader
    AMMAN, Jordan, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Infor, the industry cloud company, today announced that Mooneh, a third-party logistics storage and distribution provider operating on behalf of leading international pharmaceutical corporates, has deployed Infor WMS (warehouse management system).
  • Learn more about Infor WMS: https://www.infor.com/solutions/scm/warehousing/warehouse-management-system
    With 100,000 sqm of temperature-controlled logistics infrastructure and storage capacity to allocate over 100,000 tons of FMCGs a year, including up to 22,000 pallets of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies, Mooneh provides fulfillment & logistics solutions.
  • "The in-depth functionality of Infor WMS supports our warehouse operation from goods received to shipment.
  • "This successful Infor WMS deployment will help Mooneh deliver greater automation in its warehouse, enhanced traceability in its inventory management, and greater resilience within the wider supply chain," comments Mohammad Obaidah, SNS director of services.

Thermal Custom Packaging Fights the Supply Chain Crisis with Totes and Phase Change Materials.

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 2:10pm

can be transported and stored for extended periods of time using TCPs totes and Phase Change Materials (PCMs).

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  • can be transported and stored for extended periods of time using TCPs totes and Phase Change Materials (PCMs).
  • As this crisis continues to wreak havoc on the world, TCP is providing solutions.
  • TCP totes are quality insulated containers that keep sensitive materials at desired temperatures using custom-made TCP PCMs.
  • Thermal Custom Packaging (TCP) is a product manufacturer specializing in cold-chain transport solutions, insulated containers (totes), and the chemical reactions that maintain them.

GreyOrange Appoints Investor and Entrepreneur Klaus Kleinfeld as New Board Member

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:30pm

ATLANTA, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GreyOrange , the global leader in automated robotic fulfillment and inventory optimization software, today announced the appointment of investor, founder and entrepreneur Dr. Klaus Kleinfeld to the companys board of directors.

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  • ATLANTA, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GreyOrange , the global leader in automated robotic fulfillment and inventory optimization software, today announced the appointment of investor, founder and entrepreneur Dr. Klaus Kleinfeld to the companys board of directors.
  • Kleinfeld is founder of K2Elevation, a company that invests in and develops international enterprises in the technology and biotech segment.
  • GreyOrange has a highly differentiated and powerful platform offering an impressive fulfillment software suite as well as both proprietary and 3rd Party Certified Robotic hardware, said Kleinfeld.
  • GreyOrange solutions can be installed in as little as 12 weeks to transform fulfillment rapidly with minimal disruption to operations.

HyperTrack Secures $25 Million in Series A Funding to Deliver Next Generation Technology for Last Mile Logistics

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:00pm

The company concurrently announced the release of BuilderX, enabling the fastest time-to-market for developers building last mile logistics technology for on-demand use cases.

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  • The company concurrently announced the release of BuilderX, enabling the fastest time-to-market for developers building last mile logistics technology for on-demand use cases.
  • Logistics represents 12% of global GDP, yet the technology that enables it is stuck in the past, said Sumir Chadha, managing partner of WestBridge Capital .
  • We are seeing a strong movement in the market to upgrade logistics tech solutions through in-house builds and HyperTrack is the API of choice for these developers.
  • Additionally, HyperTrack has expanded its leadership ranks with technology veterans with a proven track record of creating unicorns and decacorns that dominate markets.