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How to Buffer: Zero Pressure Accumulation Conveyors

Axiom GB Ltd supplies a range of conveyor modules and types for all requirements. Let’s talk…. We’d love to help you solve your materials handling challenges. www.axiomgb.com sales@axiomgb.com +44(0)1827 61212

How to buffer: Zero Pressure Accumulation Conveyor Systems In a perfect world, a conveyor will take a package from the induct, transport it along the length and then be removed without hinderance or stoppage. Life isn’t perfect, conveyors need to be designed with imperfections allowed, to give the calculated system efficiency required for a return […]

Out of Eden Project Ready for Shipping

Axiom GB Ltd supplies a range of conveyor modules and types for all requirements. Let’s talk…. We’d love to help you solve your materials handling challenges. www.axiomgb.com sales@axiomgb.com +44(0)1827 61212

Axiom ZLP Conveyors – palletised Axiom Safety guards Qimarox lifter All wrapped ready for shipment Out of Eden Project Ready for Shipping Long standing Axiom customer, Out of Eden, wanted to extend their conveyor system. The original system, installed in 2018, was a simple ‘L’ shaped  ZLP conveyor to take the packaged products from the […]

Pick & Pack Cells with AMR’s

Axiom GB Ltd is a designer & manufacturer of material handling solutions. Pick & Pack Cells are a good way of automating product handling from picking to despatch, including automated feeding of collateral. Let’s talk…. We’d love to help you solve your materials handling challenges. www.axiomgb.com sales@axiomgb.com +44(0)1827 61212

Axiom have produced Pick & Pack cells for many high profile customers.  The  purpose of this materials handling automation is to associate picked product with customer order data, any collateral and the despatch note and produce a labelled package ready for shipment without multiple operator contact points. Increases in throughput over a manual operation of […]

What is cross-docking for warehouse & distribution logistics?

Axiom GB Ltd is a designer & manufacturer of material handling solutions. A cross-docking cell comprises many standard elements from Axiom’s range. Let’s talk…. We’d love to help you solve your materials handling challenges. www.axiomgb.com sales@axiomgb.com +44(0)1827 61212

Cross-docking material handling systems reduce labour and storage requirements, and hence a reduction in distribution costs, where bulk sorting of product is required.  Cross-docking order fulfilment is applicable to wholesalers, courier companies, and other transfer points for products and packages such as 3pl’s, where pallets or bins of a product are presented and need to […]

Axiom GB Commissioning Cross-Docking Cell in Chicago

Axiom has completed the commissioning of phase 1 of the cross-docking cell equipped with a SICK DWS in Chicago.  The Axiom cross-docking cell equipped with DWS has been designed to handle 6000 packages per hour across a wide range of types and sizes, from Jiffy bags through to boxes.  The DWS (dimension; weigh & scan) […]

Materials handling solutions for e-commerce warehouses

Axiom GB Ltd supplied conveyors within a DC cell. Let's talk…. We'd love to help solve your materials handling challenges. www.axiomgb.com sales@axiomgb.com +44(0)1827 61212

Materials handling solutions for e-commerce warehouses are critical to achieve the throughput and cost constraints of the modern world.  In 2021 the global e-commerce market reached the total value of US$13 trillion for all goods and services (source: Researchandmarkets), with a forecast compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of >27% over the next five years. The […]

10 ways to improve conveyor efficiency and speed up your warehouse operations

Look beyond your current workload Brexit, the war in Ukraine and tension with trade partners makes the UK the location of choice for businesses targeting UK consumers. Holding more inventory in the UK is essential for retailers, manufacturers, and public sector suppliers, to name a few. As is having a warehouse operation ready for profitable […]

What is automated sortation in a warehouse?

What is automated sortation in a warehouse?   Today’s retail consumers are now purchasing higher proportions online than ever before.  The direct to consumer (D2C) numbers jumped during the pandemic lockdowns to over 27%, up from less than 20% pre-pandemic. The most recent figures show a slight drop off to 26.6% of total retail sales […]

A materials handling guide to maximise warehouse space

Axiom GB Ltd supplied zero-pressure or zero-line pressure (ZLP) showing how multiple boxes can be easily controlled on a system. Let’s talk…. We’d love to help you solve your materials handling challenges. www.axiomgb.com sales@axiomgb.com +(0)1827 61212

Maximising warehouse space & utilisation Globally there is a trend towards larger warehouses, this has meant the average sized unit in the UK has increased from 217,000 sq ft in 2015 to 340,000 sq ft in 2020. If you view warehouse space as a commodity then it’s a very expensive one. As warehouse professionals, you […]

How to increase efficiency by combining conveyors and robotics

An Axiom GB Ltd mechanical handling solution. Let's talk…. We'd love to help solve your materials handling challenges. www.axiomgb.com sales@axiomgb.com +44(0)1827 61212

As robotic technology becomes more accepted in the materials handling and logistics industry, today’s ‘smart’ warehouses are increasingly incorporating robots into their automated systems to achieve a higher-level processing experience. It is important, however, to ensure that your chosen robotic solution will integrate successfully into your operation. More than likely it will need to work […]

Conveyor control systems – how to maximise the function of an automated solution

conveyor Control Systems

Whether you require a simple ‘start/stop’ function or complex controls, reliable and secure conveyor control systems are the central feature of any automation solution. Sourcing the hardware equipment for a conveyor system is just the first step and needs to be coupled with the intelligent design of a smart control system. Selecting a suitable control […]