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PickStar Pick to Light Solution by Pcdata USA Demonstrates Flexibility for Moving and Adding Racking Zones


East Granby, CT -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/20/2013 -- Jesse Smith, Safety and Manufacturing Manager at Miller Ingenuity, shared, “We see industry trends making the rapid installation process of Pcdata USA PickStar as the best, including the flexibility to move or add racking or zones to an existing system. Industries need to remain flexible to the ever-changing market. We need to be able to get what a customer wants and be accurate and quick about it. With Pcdata you can add new lines without having to hire a specialist to install it. It can be done with very little training required.”

The PickStar Pick to Light solution now tops 550 systems installed globally and is considered by many as the most effective solution. Based in Winona, MN, Miller Ingenuity is one of companies that quickly installed the solution.

Antonio Rodrigues, Senior Manager with Pcdata USA noted, “The issues faced by Miller Ingenuity are common and the Pcdata PickStar design is simple and translates directly into speed in deployment and maintenance, meaning that industry leaders can start bringing the benefits online quickly. The hardware components are modular and user replaceable, minimizing maintenance and support costs.”

The PickStar features include:

- High visibility, robust order pick displays
- Flexible mounting method allowing the system to easily adapt/ grow with your operation
- Simple and intuitive software
- Highly accurate order assembly
- Orders can be handled either by barcode scanning or manual selection
- Picking data can be interfaced back to ERP/WMS system providing real time visibility
- Hassle free user maintenance

PickStar is Pcdata USA’s next generation Pick to Light solution that can be installed in just about any environment with minimal operational impact. PickStar requires minimal involvement and employees are at full capability in days, not months; manufacturers, distribution centers, 3PLs, and warehouses do not require IT engineers for support.

Pcdata USA’s Pick to Light is the ideal tool for use in environments where fast moving unit picking takes place. When compared to rival picking technologies such as voice or RF, Pick to Light offers the largest potential productivity benefits with all the expected improvements in order accuracy. Pcdata USA has invested years of experience into making the Pick to Light offerings easy to install and extremely flexible. It is easier than ever to extract the huge gains in productivity that this technology offers.

About Pcdata USA
Pcdata USA (http://www.pcdatausa.com) is different because unlike expensive WMS solutions that require lengthy implementations, PickStar and Distrib XE are quick one-day installations. Pcdata USA is a global logistics systems leader for supply chain automation. Pcdata USA offers affordable out-of-the-box warehouse optimization solutions. Follow Pcdata USA on Twitter @pcdatausa.

Pcdata USA
Antonio Rodrigues
Senior Manager