material-handlingHow Do We Define Material Handling

The definition of material handling is the short distance movement of materials or goods within a storage area, involving packing, unpacking, loading, unloading, palletizing, de-palletizing, shipping, etc.  It  involves the movement within the restrictions of a building or between a building and a transportation vehicle.

It uses an extensive variety of manual, semi-computerized, and mechanized hardware and incorporates thought of the protection, storage, and control of materials throughout their manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, consumption, and transfer.

It also may be utilized to make time and place utility through the handling, storage,capacity, and control of material, as unmistakable from manufacturing, which makes form utility by changing the shape, structure, and cosmetics of material

June 4, 2019

EffiMat REVOLUTIONIZES Billund Airport order fulfillment

Storage robots from EffiMat® Storage Technology A/S will serve as both storage and fast picking for a large variety of products in duty-free shops. The EffiMat® AS/RS system can also be defined as a “vertical lift module” and is 4-5 times faster than the traditional lifts on the market.
June 4, 2019

SI Systems in the News

Towline conveyors consist of a powered chain running through either an in-floor or above-floor track that tows a series of carts. Each cart supports a large load and moves between stations, enabling workers to perform their assembly operations on the load.
September 24, 2018
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Why Automate?

So why automate? What are the benefits?  Most production facilities will have a myriad of specific benefits that justify their automation.  However, typically these benefits are largely founded in four basic tenets of the automation evaluation: Production output (increased); Quality (improved); Operating costs (lower); and Worker safety (enhanced).
June 12, 2018

SI Systems Announces Partnership with EffiMat Storage Technology

SI Systems Announces Partnership with EffiMat Storage Technology June 12, 2018, EASTON, PA – SI Systems, a global provider of the fastest and most proven dispensing […]
May 30, 2018
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MODEX 2018 – Robotic Mobile-Matic® A-frame

SI Systems had a great turnout for Modex 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. SI Systems featured our Robotic Mobile-Matic® portable A-Frame at the Modex show.  As we […]
January 9, 2017
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Randy Randolph Named East Coast VP of Sales

Randy Randolph to Oversee East Coast Sales Efforts for SI Systems EASTON, PA; January 9, 2017 – SI Systems a manufacturer, designer and implementer of high […]
June 9, 2016

FedEx Lowers Max Package Length with UPS Right Behind

FedEx Reduces Max Package Length and UPS is Following in Their Tracks It was just recently this year, FedEx Corp. reported its news to diminish the […]
June 8, 2016
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SI Wins Towline Conveyor Contract from USPS

SI Systems Wins USPS R and R Towline Conveyor Contract  Easton, PA. – (June 6, 2016) – SI Systems, A Paragon Technologies Company (PNTX), has been […]
September 22, 2015

Great Supply Chain Partner Award Bestowed On SI Systems

SI Systems Presented With Prestigious Great Supply Chain Partner Award SupplyChainBrain has presented the prestigious Great Supply Chain Partner Award to SI Systems, a leading supplier […]
July 20, 2015

Dean Stavraka Named Director of Business Development

Director Of Business, Dean Stavraka, Joins SI Systems Easton, PA November 11, 2014: SI Systems, a subsidiary of Paragon Technologies, Inc., announces Dean Stavraka, a prominent […]
May 30, 2015

Deborah Mertz Named SI Systems New CFO

Deborah Mertz Joins SI Systems’ Team As Chief Financial Officer Easton, PA, July 21, 2014: SI Systems, a subsidiary of Paragon Technologies, Inc., is pleased to […]
May 10, 2015

Ed Romaine Appointed SI Systems’ VP Sales and Marketing

Vice President of  Sales and Marketing, Ed Romaine, Designated by SI Systems Easton, PA, December 17, 2014: SI Systems, a subsidiary of Paragon Technologies, Inc., proudly […]
October 9, 2014

Jim English – SI Systems Towline Expert

SI Systems, Inc. Introduces Jim English Jim English is SI Systems’ newest team member.  Does your facility need someone to guide you in the most efficient […]