Jonesboro, AR -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/16/2016 -- Hytrol was recently featured in Supply Chain 24/7. According to Chris Lewis, Contributing Editor, facilities can increase induction accuracy, even as the sizes and shapes of packages continue to diversify. As facilities embrace the future of e-commerce purchasing, as well as the continuous evolution of supply chain and fulfillment methodology, most companies today are purchasing, assessing or restoring the following types of conveyors and sorters: 24-volt powered conveyors, crossbelt sorters, narrow belt sorters and pouch sorters.
According to Boyce Bonham, director of integrated systems and controls at Hytrol, 24-volt conveyors can also accurately process orders through distribution centers in less space than traditional high voltage systems. And, if designed properly, these conveyors can be very efficient in space utilization, while conveying—and even sorting—up to 50 cartons per minute.
"By utilizing space, entire systems can be created with 24-volt conveyors, including transportation, accumulation, induction and sortation," Bonham explains. "These conveyors can also help distributors cost justify automating their operation, which can double the speed in which orders are completed and shipped."
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Hytrol will be exhibiting at the 2016 MODEX show April 4-7, 2016 at the Georgia World Congress Center. Hytrol will be located at booth #2427.
Hytrol (http://www.hytrol.com) designs and manufactures advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions for customers with processing, manufacturing, warehousing, and distribution needs. For almost 70 years, Hytrol has demonstrated an unwavering dedication to understanding the unique material handling needs of businesses. Hytrol is focused on creating innovative, customized conveyor solutions that help companies achieve their goals.
Hytrol is experiencing consistent growth; 2016 will be the company's best year ever and significant plant expansion continues. Hytrol is strengthened by its Integration Partner Network with 100+ locations worldwide.
Hytrol's Technology Center is the birthplace for many industry-changing innovations, such as EZLogic® zero-pressure accumulation and E24™, an energy efficient, 24-volt solution.
These technologies are complemented by Hytrol's extensive line of advanced sortation offerings, the ProSort 400 Elite series high speed shoe sorter, as well as the ProSort MRT series narrow belt sorter. Hytrol sortation technology can accommodate any product or market requirements, while ensuring the highest throughput at minimum speed.
Hytrol is a proud member of MHI, CEMA (Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association), along with IABSC (International Association of Baggage System). Follow Hytrol on Twitter @hytrol.