Jenoptik supplies generators to a US customer

Through its VINCORION investment, Jenoptik received a long-term order for generators that a US customer is integrating into military vehicles. In its mechatronics business under the VINCORION brand, Jenoptik has received an order from a US manufacturer to supply a total of 730 alternators and controllers to be used in infantry fighting vehicles. The order Read more about Jenoptik supplies generators to a US customer[…]

Exide Launches New Lithium Material Handling Battery and Fleet Management Software

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com), a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions, has today unveiled its new GNB Sonnenschein Lithium Material Handling Battery, optimized for the challenges of the modern warehouse environment. It also introduced its new cloud-based fleet management software, GNB Fleet, which optimizes fleet uptime, maximizes efficiency and reduces total cost of ownership. Exide’s Read more about Exide Launches New Lithium Material Handling Battery and Fleet Management Software[…]

Road freight transport platform Saloodo! launched in Mozambique

The digital road freight platform Saloodo! has launched its digital logistics platform for shippers and transport providers in Mozambique. The company hopes that this will enable it to further expand its digital road freight transport solution in Africa. With some 30,500 km of highways, the road network is crucial to Mozambique’s economy, as agriculture is Read more about Road freight transport platform Saloodo! launched in Mozambique[…]

Route Clearance System: Bundeswehr awards Rheinmetall supplementary procurement order for EOD equipment

Rheinmetall has been awarded a supplementary procurement order by the Bundeswehr to supply four Route Clearance Systems. The order is worth a figure in the lower two-digit million-euro range. Signed in December 2019, the contract is set to run for approximately four years. Under the contract, Rheinmetall will be turning five Fuchs/Fox 1A8 wheeled armoured Read more about Route Clearance System: Bundeswehr awards Rheinmetall supplementary procurement order for EOD equipment[…]

Future of logistics dominated by AI

Many areas of logistics are experiencing a paradigm shift in technology. Intralogistics will be the first area reshaped by digital technology and artificial intelligence (AI). Over 210 software companies will be on hand at LogiMAT 2020 to present industry professionals from around the world with innovative solutions and services already available for state-of-the-art, sustainable IT infrastructure. Read more about Future of logistics dominated by AI[…]

Latest Developments in Robotics and AGVs

The ongoing wave of automation and technical innovations is leading to greater demand in the intralogistics industry for automated guided vehicles (AGVs), collaborative robots (“cobots”), and picking robots. LogiMAT 2020 is offering visitors a one-stop shop to experience the latest developments in robotics—now, for the first time, in a separate exhibition area in Hall 2. Rounding of Read more about Latest Developments in Robotics and AGVs[…]

Focus on sustainable packaging and smart auto ID solutions

The packaging and auto ID industries are facing entirely new market requirements as they adapt their products and solutions to be sustainable and climate-neutral. International exhibitors from these industries are coming to LogiMAT 2020 to present their latest products and ideas for optimizing the carbon footprint of their customers. The manufacturers of packaging and packaging equipment, as Read more about Focus on sustainable packaging and smart auto ID solutions[…]

Forks in the road to the future: Cutting-edge forklift truck technology

International forklift truck manufacturers are reinforcing the continued success of their equipment by introducing a wide variety of new products, innovations, and solutions at LogiMAT—the 18th International Trade Show for Intralogistics Solutions and Process Management. Their presence also underscores the international importance of LogiMAT as the number-one industry trade show. When it comes to flexibility Read more about Forks in the road to the future: Cutting-edge forklift truck technology[…]

Bold solutions for efficient intralogistics

LogiMAT 2020 is already setting new records, filling the entire convention center and drawing more exhibitors than ever before, well before it opens its gates on March 10. Innovations from all areas of intralogistics, many not yet exhibited anywhere else in the world, are sure to inspire and enlighten visitors. Over 1,650 exhibitors from around the globe Read more about Bold solutions for efficient intralogistics[…]

New motor select switch allows selective drive control

Less complex drives, more efficient use of space and more economical drive solutions – these were the development goals behind WITTENSTEIN cyber motor’s new cyber® motor select switch, which is set to be unveiled at SPS 2019. The module allows selective control of several different motors using a single servo drive. The motor select switch Read more about New motor select switch allows selective drive control[…]