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SI Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser High Volume Split Case Operations

Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser

The SI Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser is an automated order fulfillment system designed to process a high volume of split case orders with minimal labor and cost.

The Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser, straddles a conveyor, has channels on both sides that store product. Each channel is equipped with a 24-volt DC electric dispenser which ejects the product from the stack in the channel onto the conveyor or directly into totes and shipping containers.

  • Zero picking labor required for Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser operation
  • Up to 4,200 orders per hour (lines and number of items per order is virtually irrelevant)
  • 99.9% accuracy levels
  • Tremendous reliability and up time
  • Fast Return on Investment (ROI)
  • Dramatically reduces labor to 80%
  • Extends order cut-off times

Whether it’s a standalone SI Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser or part of a larger integrated distribution system, the Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser is a flexible order picking system that is easily configured to a variety of situations. The width of each channel may be adjusted to fit an assortment of product sizes and double-wide or extra-long dispensers are available for larger products. Multiple dispensers are provided for the fastest moving items.

In addition, the Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser is available in four models to meet the requirements of your distribution operation: Pick-to-Tote, Pick-to-Belt, Pick-to-Shipping-Container and Mobile-Matic Portable.
With a Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame, product replenishment is simple and can be done without interruption to the picking process itself. When product quantities are diminished, operators simply reload the channels with the appropriate items. There are a variety of tools available to assist in the replenishment process including voice and RF-directed replenishment and “low level” indicators.

SI Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser Controls

The entire Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser system is managed by the Dispen-SI-matic Pick Director (DPD) which directs the order retrieval, fulfillment, distribution and replenishment processes. The DPD is a standalone, off the shelf, Windows based system with a simple interface and a wide range of host systems to receive orders and upload post picked information. It also interfaces with the dispensers’ microprocessors to control all picking activities, monitor performance and print useful reports.

SI Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser Pick-to-Tote and Pick-to-Shipping-Container A-Frame Models

For extremely high-throughput split case order fulfillment, the Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame the Pick-to-Tote or Pick-to-Shipping-Container models will provide the best solution. The Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame UNIQUELY has visibility to every order coming into the system and automatically adjusts the conveyor speed to accommodate the number of SKUs and their quantity. Likewise, because the totes and containers control dispensed inventory very well, orders can be as close as 1/2″ inch apart.

Ideal for eliminating order contamination while hitting up to 4,200 orders per hour high throughput order fulfillment requirements. Read more: Pick-to-Tote or Pick-to-Shipping-Container

SI Dispen-SI-matic A-Frame Dispenser Pick-to-Belt A-Frame Model

The classic and original A-Frame design, Pick-to-Belt provides reliably up to 1,200 orders per hour operation. Ideal for integration with cross-belt and tilt-tray sortation systems, a customized belt is run down the center of the A-Frame. Inventory is dispensed onto the belt and then placed on a sorter or in a tote or container via a transfer station at the end of the system. Read more