Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Industrial automation

Industrial Automation Solutions For Over 30 Years

Is your operation running at its full potential? Our industrial automation solutions and picking logistics systems improve efficiency, accuracy and ergonomics. We'd like to introduce an exciting industrial automation solution: an automated picking solution customized to your specific needs.
Creativity and proper application is the key to batch picking and automated picking solutions. At Kuecker Logistics Group, we are experts at implementing many industrial automation solutions like pick-to-light distro lines, batch picking systems, or pick-to-voice. Our experience truly shines, however, in those unique situations that force us to think outside of the picking logistics box.
In addition to offering those standard picking solutions for industrial automation, KLG has been a leader in innovation using put carousels, put to light monitors, light directed batch carts and other unique solutions for our clients.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems

Do you think that an Automated Storage & Retrieval System is the right solution to meet all of the needs of your company? The first thing that most companies do when they think about implementing an automated storage and retrieval system is call an AS/RS manufacturer. There are many AS/RS manufacturers to choose from but each manufacturer has different specialties and technologies that they truly excel at.
You will find that some of the manufactures specialize in high speed systems, others in maximizing vertical space, some are better at mini-load systems while others are better at unit load systems. It is possible that a crane based solution is not going to be the right type of AS/RS to meet your needs and a carousel with an inserter extractor is. Maybe a unit load with high density depth capabilities would be the tipping point that makes an AS/RS justifiable for your operation.

Choosing The Right Automated Storage & Retrieval System

Many companies try to provide you with a solution, but sometime it is not always the right one for your automated material handling system. Rather than selecting a manufacturer who is only going to recommend the best solution that "they" can provide you with, why not go to a systems integrator with experience in all types of AS/RS who has access to many of the best products on the market and all types of AS/RS? This is just one of the advantages that you will benefit from when choosing Kuecker Logistics Group to assist you in the implementation of an automated storage and retrieval system that is custom designed to meet all of your specific and unique requirements.

Automated Storage & Retrieval

  • Unit Load Stacker Cranes
  • Mini Load Cranes
  • Vertical Lift Sequencer (VLS)
  • Carousels with Inserter Extractors
  • Shuttle Systems
  • Goods to man systems
  • Opex Perfect Pick
With over 30 years of experience we are sure to find you the solution you are looking for. Not only do we design and build the systems that you need, but we act as partner and consultant to ensure the success of our services. If you are looking for the perfect customized automated storage and retrieval solution to meet your unique needs, contact Kuecker Logistics Group today at (816) 348-3100.



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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Retail Shoe & Apparel DC

A bit about us:
When receiving a new product in containers, this retailer was encumbered by a totally manual unloading and palletization process, harming the retailer's value chain.  After manually sorting the product and palletizing, much of the product would then be cross-docked by loading the cartons onto a conveyor line to either be transported to a unit sorter or be labeled and sent to the shipping sorter to enhance both speed and the value chain.

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This retailer worked with KLG to design a system that would provide labeling, partially automate the palletizing and automate the flow to cross-dock or unit sortation to improve the value chain.
After being placed on one of five telescoping truck unloaders, the cartons proceed to a top apply printer and receive either a shipping label or a carton SKU label.  The cartons proceed through a merge and are dimensioned as they are inducted onto the 45 lane sorter. The sorter delivers the carton to a palletizing lane or cross dock divert.  For the cartons to be palletized, the custom WCS program uses the dimension information to provide a stack pattern and layer diagram for each SKU to improve the value chain.  The palletizing graphic is displayed on monitors at the end sorter lanes to assist the operators in building pallets to enhance the value chain.
The system is capable of receiving, labeling and sorting up to 7,500 cartons per hour, improving the retailer's value chain.  Almost half of the cartons received are cross-docked to shipping or to a unit sorter.  All cartons that are not cross-docked are palletized. This system has had proven results in improving the retailer's value chain.
Call Jim to find out more at  (816) 348-3100 

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Warehouse Management

Let Us Make Your Job Easier With Warehouse Management

Warehouse automation is a management system that is designed to make the job easier and to help your employees utilize their time more efficiently. From handling greater amounts of products to allowing for quicker turnaround times, warehouse automation has been assisting the biggest names in a variety of industries. This warehouse management system is sure to help the productivity of your employees. Consider making your business smarter with warehouse automation from KLG.
Learn more about our custom warehouse automation systems by reading more below or calling one of our expert team members at (816) 348-3100 today.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

AS/RS

Did you know that Kuecker Logistics Group: Offers only the most technologically advanced equipment that meets the highest standards of performance, quality, and safety. Our pre-engineered products come from many of the best manufacturers and, if necessary, additional equipment can be custom fabricated to meet the job requirements. We provide operational analysis, system engineering, system installation, project management, training, start-up assistance and ongoing support. The KLG team will work closely with you from start to finish to ensure your satisfaction and exceed your expectations.

Operational Analysis
System Engineering & Design
Detailed Proposals
Professional Project Implementation
Ongoing Support

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The evolution of e-commerce and it’s here to stay.

Did you know that Mobile is more than the next big thing? It’s an evolution of e-commerce and it’s here to stay. The growth of mobile resulted in a 58.9% share of total eCommerce sales annually last year and projected to increase to 72.9% by 2021. What does this mean to distribution facilities and to the ability of retailers and others to deliver faster? We are seeing places like Walmart changing dramatically before our eyes! Remember that our strength is in the Kuecker Logistics Group, Inc. provides a wide range of products & services to help today’s retail distribution centers. The need to be efficient, accurate and fast is greater now than ever before, and we can help your fulfillment center get there.  Visit http://kuecker.com/retail_distribution.php.

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More to come soon!

Friday, May 18, 2018