Indianapolis, IN -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/21/2016 -- Bastian Solutions, the leader in material handling systems, was recently profiled in Robotics Tomorrow magazine. discussed improved throughput in manufacturing and distribution with robotics. According to the author, manufacturing journalist, Thomas R. Cutler, few systems integrators have the robotics expertise to implement improved process solutions that drive both labor optimization and significant production throughput. Bastian Robotics, a division of Bastian Solutions, is a leading integrator of industrial robotics systems which automates factory operations with custom, innovative technology, increasing throughput productivity while reducing costs, and protecting employees with improved ergonomics.
Bastian Solutions' thought leaders Bill Bastian II (CEO) and Aaron Jones (President) shared several examples of successful robotics automation.
For its Torrance, California facility, King's Hawaiian turned to Bastian Solutions to help them automate their case palletizing and handling process. The bakery doubled throughput with robotic palletizing and AS/RS. Two existing bakery facilities were successfully integrated into one and finished goods capacity nearly doubled from 6,500 lbs. /hour to 12,000 lbs. /hour. The damage to the freezer from fork truck activity was eliminated.
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Bastian Solutions will be exhibiting at the 2016 MODEX show April 4-7, 2016 at the Georgia World Congress Center. Bastian Solutions will be located at booth #3779.
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About Bastian Solutions
Bastian Solutions (http://ow.ly/LaOTe), a global material handling systems integrator and expert in e-commerce fulfillment automation is an innovator in the fields of material handling automation, goods-to-person systems, wearable AR technology, supply chain software, and robotics. Bastian Solutions recently announced the acquisition of Forte Engineering. The merge creates a turnkey software suite for beverage distributors and strengthens the companies' overall product offerings and customer support.
Bastian Solutions is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, with an additional 16 domestic offices and 7 international offices in Australia, Brazil, Canada, India, Mexico, and Qatar. Uniquely positioned, Bastian Solutions offers customers complete and innovative turnkey material handling systems, from design and simulation, all the way through installation and operations. Modern Materials Handling named Bastian Solutions 2015 Top 20 Systems Suppliers Worldwide.
Bastian Solutions provides integrated material handling systems reducing the total cost of order fulfillment and delivery cycle times for its customers; tremendous productivity gains and a quick return on investment are ensured. Automating supply chain logistics with harmony between material flow, information flow, and operational processes, yields a unique and important competitive advantage.
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