SOMERSET, NJ (February 28, 2019) – Officials with BEUMER Group, an international leader in the manufacture of intralogistics systems for sortation and distribution, will discuss the role of artificial intelligence in the next generation of fulfillment and sortation solutions during ProMat 2019, April 8–11 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Brad Radcliffe, BEUMER Vice President of Sales, Sortation & Distribution, will investigate the latest fulfillment breakthroughs, including the integration of intelligent automation and routing sortation to improve costs, efficiencies and project lead times during a presentation on Tuesday, April 9, at 10:30 a.m. in Theater A.
Additionally, BEUMER will display its latest sortation and distribution technology in Booth #S2918 at ProMat 2019. Visitors to the BEUMER booth will find:
A working sorter control room area showing how the BEUMER sorter is managed and operated from inside a distribution center, with a focus on Big Data and the Internet of Things
An immersive virtual warehouse experience
An interactive touch screen area showing all phases of a distribution and parcel center featuring new BEUMER technology
A palletizing and packaging area displaying stretch-hooded pallets and focusing on relevant sortation and distribution technology
A series of roundtable discussions with BEUMER executives, industry peers and other customers. Topics include Project Execution, Parcel and an in-depth conversation of Radcliffe's fulfillment breakthrough speaking session, immediately following the presentation. Those interested in attending can sign up by visiting us.beumergroup.com/promat-2019
BEUMER is an industry leader in unit sortation systems and technology, offering a complete line of high-speed, low-maintenance, energy-efficient systems ideal for retail, e-commerce and high-volume parcel applications. A world leader in tilt-tray and cross-belt sorters, BEUMER Group offers products that address every phase of the sortation and distribution process, including receiving, order fulfillment, shipping, and returns.
About BEUMER Group
The BEUMER Group is an international leader in the manufacture of intralogistics systems for conveying, loading, palletizing, packaging, sortation, and distribution. With 4,200 employees worldwide, the BEUMER Group has annual sales of about EUR 770 million. The BEUMER Group and its group companies and sales agencies provide their customers with high-quality system solutions and an extensive customer support network around the globe and across a wide range of industries, including bulk materials and piece goods, food/non-food, construction, mail order, post, and airport baggage handling. For more information, please visit: www.beumergroup.com.
ABOUT BEUMER Corporation
BEUMER Corporation, headquartered in Somerset, NJ, is the wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of Beckum, Germany-based BEUMER Group. Founded in 1977, BEUMER Corporation is an industry leader in the design and manufacture of material handling, automation and intralogistics systems, operating four U.S. business lines: Conveying & Loading in Kansas City, MO; Packaging & Palletizing in Somerset, NJ; Sortation & Distribution in Somerset, NJ; and Airport Baggage Handling in Dallas, TX. BEUMER Corporation offers a complete range of design/build services, including engineering and systems design, project management, installation and commissioning, and customer support. For more information, visit www.beumergroup.com.