Category: <span>Automation</span>

Warehouse automation systems

The Role of Warehouse Automation Systems and Why they are Crucial for Modern Food Distribution

In the rapidly evolving world of food distribution, efficiency, accuracy, and speed are paramount. Meeting the demands of consumers while ensuring food safety and quality is no small feat. This is where warehouse automation systems come into play. These innovative technologies have transformed the landscape of food distribution, revolutionising the way products move through the […]
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Conveyor warehouse automation solutions

Boosting Warehouse Automation with Innovative Solutions

In the fast-paced world of logistics and supply chain management, warehouse automation plays a pivotal role in meeting customer demands and staying ahead of the competition. The key to streamlining warehouse operations lies in investing in cutting-edge solutions designed to optimise productivity and minimise downtime.  In this blog, we will explore the transformative impact of […]
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warehouse automation solutions - automation mobile robot

How AMR Systems Integrate Seamlessly into Warehouse Automation Solutions

In the world of logistics integration and warehousing, efficiency is paramount. The demand for streamlined processes and optimised operations has led to significant advancements in warehouse automation solutions. Among these innovations, mobile robotics that consists of Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs)  and Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) have emerged as the game-changer. In this blog, we will […]
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Warehouse Control Systems (WCS)

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and Metrics that Should Be Monitored When Using a Warehouse Control Systems (WCS)

The warehouse is a playground of multiple processes, with varied data, material, human capital, and information flows. Whether it is an e-commerce fulfilment centre, retail distribution centre or a post parcel sortation hub, each has its nature of operations and poses its unique challenges. The operational dynamics across industries vary depending upon the business’s objectives, […]
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Pallet stacking automation

Stacking and de-stacking systems as part of your conveyor solution

What is stacking? It is the action of arranging a number of items in a neat pile, usually to utilize storage space. Subsequently, de-stacking is the reverse action, of moving items from an organised pile. Both of these actions are used widely across the logistics and warehousing arena to solve various obstacles and problems. Stacker […]
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Pallet Handling Safety In The Warehouse

In the logistics and warehousing arenas, pallets are one of the most basic items, but still one of the most widely used. They are an almost indispensable tool to many UK facilities or workplaces. Pallet handling methods ensures the smooth running of many warehouse spaces, by enabling easy transporting and storage methods alike. Despite the […]
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Robotic palletising solution in warehouse.

Palletising solutions to improve productivity

Whatever the industry, palletising is a tried and efficient method. Installing such a solution can improve productivity in your workplace, by making your employees tasks much easier. subsequently, logistics solution specialists use palletising throughout the industry as it solves a lot of productivity and space-saving issues. What is palletising? Palletising is the method of stacking, […]
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Conveyor parcel handling

Choosing the right conveyor to fit your warehouse system

The UK logistics and warehouse industries are more crowded than ever. For customers, it can be difficult to decide upon the best suited system to meet their warehouse needs. Conveyor systems offer a range of benefits for a variety of required parcel handling, sortation, storage, and palletising solutions. At LAC Conveyors & Automation, we provide […]
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Pic and place robot

What Does Robotic Pick and Place Mean?

Modern manufacturing environments require the most up–to–date robotics solutions. Subsequently, robotic pick and place solutions are very much utilised in the logistics arena in the UK and further afield. This type of automation speeds up the level of throughput. Thus, by installing a pick and place process, your workforce can concentrate on complex tasks, as […]
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Conveyor Sortation

Is AI the future for parcel handling?

Parcel handling is a rapidly growing industry, heavily due to the rise in demand of online shopping. This rise has meant a surge in demand for many logistical solutions, whether it is conveyors, robotics, or automation solutions. At LAC, we provide bespoke and comprehensive solutions dependent upon your needs from a solution. We offer both […]
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