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How Vertical Lift Modules (VLMs) Are Used Across Industries

How Vertical Lift Modules (VLMs) Are Used Across Industries

A vertical lift module (VLM) is an intelligent storage solution comprised of two stacks of trays, one toward the front (the forward column) and the other in the back (the rear column). In the middle of the forward and rear columns, there is a centralized elevator that...

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Click And Collect Poses Unique Challenges For Grocers

Click And Collect Poses Unique Challenges For Grocers

Adapting to click and collect poses unique challenges for grocers. The primary hurdles include: choosing among delivery models, improving order fulfillment speed and accuracy, providing accurate temperature-regulated storage. Choosing among pick-up and delivery models...

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Grocery eCommerce Click And Collect

Grocery eCommerce Click And Collect

The way people shop for groceries is changing. The “click and collect” eCommerce model—where a customer picks up groceries from their local store after placing an order online—is now more popular than ever, driven in large part by changing consumer habits during the...

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Choosing an Intelligent Storage Solution

Choosing an Intelligent Storage Solution

What to consider to identify your specific requirements Every warehouse manager is looking for a competitive edge. Something to help their company not only increase productivity, enhance efficiencies, and use space more effectively, but to also accurately ship...

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Software and Intelligent Storage Solutions

Software and Intelligent Storage Solutions

Understanding the Role Software Plays in Intelligent Storage Solutions Without software driving the technology, automated storage solutions would be merely motorized shelving. Software enables the system to automate the picking process. In this way, the system is...

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Storage 101

Storage 101

Understanding the difference between Goods-to-Person, Statics Shelving, and Shuttle Storage Systems Today’s intelligent storage solutions enable companies to work smarter, ship faster, and use space more effectively than ever before. But in order to optimize benefits...

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Understanding Intelligent Storage Solutions

Understanding Intelligent Storage Solutions

​The Difference Between Vertical Carousels, Horizontal Carousels, and Vertical Lift Module (VLM) Solutions Space utilization efficiencies, and choosing the right solution. Intelligent storage solutions help companies increase productivity, enhance efficiencies, and...

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