Customer References

Please see a list of our benchmark customers in the left column.  For more information about these customer installation sites click on a name. If a video of the customer site is available it will appear in the right column of the customer page.



Okuma Warehouse Expands Vertically To Exceed Parts Promise

With VLM technology, Okuma recovered 66% floor space in the warehouse for an internal expansion while increasing productivity, worker ergonomics and inventory control.[more]

Efficiency Soars In Automated Warehouse At Zenith Aviation

Specialty aircraft parts distributor has increased productivity and throughput, maximized floor space and improved pick accuracy to 99.9% to drive down the cost of...[more]

Talen Energy Impliments VLMs for Secure & Accurate Maintenance Parts Handling

Ten Shuttle XPs Put Susquehanna Nuclear’s Main Warehouse On The Grid[more]

Maine Oxy Uses VLM To Support 40% Order Growth

One Shuttle XP Vertical Lift Module makes room for expansion at Maine Oxy with supporting 40% order growth and providing improved ergonomics.[more]

Gurecky VLMs Help Warehouse Keep Up With Precision Machining Job Shop

Two Shuttle VLMs Provide 92% Floor Space Savings, 30% Additional Inventory Capacity, a 42% Increase In Productivity and Cut Mispicks In Half.[more]

Heyco - Two Megamat Vertical Carousels Fill Orders Quick and Easy

Two Megamat RS Vertical Carousels have allowed Heyco to fill sample orders quicker and increased storage capacity by 167%.[more]

Zimbrick European - Automotive Dealer Reduces Floor Space by 84% & Increases Productivity 70%

The existing 2,300 square foot parts department that was currently located on the first floor was allotted a 400 square footprint on the first floor in the new building...[more]

University of Richmond - Admissions Office Keeps Files Accessable & Secure While Improving Staff Safety

The admissions office previously operated with 820 square feet of lateral filing cabinets, using the entire bottom row of filing space for non file storage.[more]

Saia Burgess - Horizontal Carousels Improve Stockroom Productivity, Reduce Labor & Increase Accuaracy with 18 Month ROI

Saia Burgess manufacturers a wide range of motion control solutions at their Vandalia, Ohio manufacturing facility. [more]

North American Bus Industries (NABI) - VLMs Keep Bus Fleets Running, Saving 96% Floor Space & Increasing Productivity

In an effort to keep buses rolling and to meet their shipping requirements, NABI installed a Kardex Remstar Shuttle Vertical Lift Module (VLM). [more]

Mark Andy, Inc - Automation Grows Operations While Saving Floor Space

Mark Andy is a leading manufacturer of narrow web printing equipment for the label and packaging markets.[more]

Lackland Air Force Base - AFB Adds Security to Inventory Management While Increasing Floor Space

The carousels store components and parts for all Air Force weapons which number more than 50 different handguns, rifles, shotguns, automatic weapons, etc.[more]

Gucci Group - Gucci Recognizes The Sweet Smell Of Distribution Success

Gucci Group is one of the world's leading multi-brand luxury goods companies. Through its brands, including Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Sergio Rossi, Boucheron and many...[more]

Gardner Denver - Streamlining Aftermarket Fulfillment Increases Efficiencies

Gardner Denver has been building large pumps, compressors and blowers for industrial use over the last 150 years.[more]

DePuy Distribution - Carousels & VLMs Support Over 500,000 Surgeries Per Year & 2,200 Orders Per Night

The DePuy DC turns most orders around in the same day, marked from the time of order receipt to the time of that order shipping.[more]

Aspirus Wausau Hospital Fills Orders with Near Perfect Accuracy

Order Picking Costs Reduced by 88% With Perfect Accuracy[more]

American Museum Of The Moving Image

Lektriever Secures Museum Collection and Reduces Storage Area by 40% [more]

American Crane & Tractor Co.

Orders Are Processed 83% Faster & Out The Door In 20 Minutes![more]

Montgomery County Keeps Engines Running

Montgomery County Keeps Engines Running With Efficient Parts & Service Department[more]

FlightSafety Reaches New Heights In Inventory Management

FlightSafety International Keeps Parts Secure To Ensure A Smooth Flight[more]

Rimer Takes Tool & Die Storage Up, Not Out

Shuttle VLM Provides Ergonomic & Space Saving Solution Tool & Die Storage[more]

Cameron Organizes Inventory to Keep Product Flowing

Three Shuttle Vertical Lift Modules Increase Productivity by 86%, Improve Inventory Control and Product Organization[more]

Slakey Brothers - Horizontal Carousels Boost Order Picking Efficiency & Accuracy

Slakey Brothers, established in 1939, is one of the West Coast’s largest distributors of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and plumbing supplies.[more]

Rockwell Automation - Centralized Storage Of SMT Reels Yield 73% Space Savings & Doubled Productivity

The 25-year-old Dublin facility occupies about 186,000 sq. ft. and employs some 350 people[more]

LifeNet - Tissue Distribution Company Uses VLMs to Cut Floor Space in Half With 12 Month ROI

LifeNet is the nation's largest not-for-profit tissue bank on the east coast[more]

Coty Inc. - Horizontal Carousel System Helps Cut Shipping Time In Half With One Worker and Minimal Floor Space

In the pick-and-pass process at Coty the carousels are third in the picking sequence. [more]

Central Florida Toyota - Automated Equipment Saves United Auto Group 87% Floor Space

With a variety of service parts to keep on hand, Central Florida Toyota installed two machines[more]

Aerial Company - Aerial Beauty Supply DC Tames The Beasts Of Demand & Performance

Aerial is a wholesale distributor of professional beauty salon products[more]

Children's Hospital Colorado - Picking 52 Million Pieces A Year Is No Small Task

At Children’s Hospital Colorado in Aurora, CO the supply chain is directly related to patient care[more]

Joanne Fabrics - Finding Room To Grow Hardware Business

With fabric sales steady, Joanne Fabrics looked to expand business into decorative hardware[more]

Union Medical Center - Regained 79% Floor Space While Storing the Same Number of Files

By using an Lektriever, Union Medical Center was able to store their files more efficiently allowing them to recover previously used floor space. [more]

George Harms Construction - Increasing Filing Capacity & Doubling Productivity While Keeping Employee Safety A Top Priority

To remain at the top of the construction business George Harms Construction Co. relies on a dedicated workforce combined with cutting edge technology[more]

Kubota - Canada Fulfills Parts Promise To Customers Keeping Parts Available for 20+ Years

Kubota’s parts center utilizes a pick and pass strategy with three picking zones[more]

Plasser - Shuttle VLMs Keep The Stockroom On Track In Less Floor Space

Plasser American Corporation continues to serve the nation's freight railroads and the high speed intercity and commuter systems[more]

Hauni - Order Fulfillment at Hauni Richmond Is Smoking Fast

The world´s leading supplier of manufacturing technology for the international tobacco industry[more]

Randolph Air Force - Base Lektriever's Increase Capacity by 42% While Improving Productivity and Security

The Kardex Remstar Lektriever system consists of a series of vertically arranged rotating carriers or shelf levels. [more]

Kaiser Permenante - The largest integrated health care and health maintenance organization in the U.S.

Vertical Storage and Retrieval Systems Help Kaiser Permanente Lab Meet Cost, Ergonomic and Efficiency Goals [more]

Schlumpf - Schlumpf Expands Internally With An Ergonomic Solution

2 Element VLMs have generated 79% floor space savigns[more]

Jazz Aviation: MRO for Airplanes

Two Shuttle VLMs Provide a 71% Space Savings, Increase Productivity by 77% & Reach 99% Accuracy[more]

Value Drug Mart: Retail Order Fulfillment

6 Horizontal Carousels Provide 90% Faster Picking & 72% Labor Reduction In 58% Less Floor Space [more]

National Oilwell Varco: Oil & Gas Manufacturing

Three Shuttle VLMs Used To Pick Orders 44% Faster With Less Labor & 70% Less Floor Space[more]