Gurgaon, Haryana -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/03/2015 -- Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz utilizes goods-to-robot picking with a focus on automating e-commerce fulfillment centers. The company is making its North American debut at ProMat 2015 (booth #5521) in Chicago, IL in late March. According to Anuj Kapuria, Director & CEO, "For the last few years goods to person solutions for e-commerce omni-channel fulfillment have grown dramatically. While robotic picking and packing technology has been around for a decade the recent dimensional technology advancements have been extraordinary," and why the Indian-based firm is now bringing their solution to the North American market.
Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz preview of Goods to Robot Picking was recently featured in Automation & Controls Today magazine. The article authored by manufacturing journalist, Thomas R. Cutler, was titled, "Goods to Robot Picking Requirements for e-Commerce Omni-Channel Fulfillment." According to Cutler, the order picking AGVs (automated guided vehicles) or BOTS are used to move ordered products to trailer-loading area for distribution. Distribution center (DC) operations managers must ensure these vehicles are capable of executing multiple paths and bus routes, possess safety features including safety-class bumpers and laser range sensors for obstacle detection. It is critical to have multi-vehicle coordination and optional intersection management. These "labor" workers must integrate with central MES (manufacturing execution systems).
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Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz is the only Indian Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) solution provider that has helped the manufacturing sector increase productivity multi-fold and work in a clean pollution-free environment. With more than 100 AGVs installed and commissioned in the last three years for manufacturing applications for Engine Assembly, Kitting application, Mobile Assembly Stations, the company expanded into warehousing specifically for omni-channel fulfillment using mobile robots addressing main challenges faced by them today including, extreme peak season/day volumes, small number of items per order, large number of SKUs, high rate of customer return and optimal use of Space among others.
ProMat 2015 is held at Chicago's McCormick Place South from March 23-26, 2015. The conference provides attendees access to the latest material handling and logistics equipment and technologies. Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz is one of the global industry leading innovators to showcase the latest manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain equipment and systems.
About Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz
Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz (http://www.hitechroboticsystemz.com) is a pioneering global company based in India working in the field of Robotics, Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence, and Control technologies. Spanning the entire value chain starting from requirement analysis, concept development to system integration and beyond, the company holds more than 15 patents, state-of-the-art technologies, and is engaged in developing solutions to bring in effective and efficient robotic systems for mass utility. Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz is a part of the Hi-Tech Group - a $150 Million multi-dimensional group of companies with more than 25 years of experience in the Indian and International markets.
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Managing Director & CEO