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Chicago, IL (04/08/18) – Centrix Distribution Technologies, Inc., a single-source provider of storage and material handling solutions recently attended the 2019 ProMat Expo in Chicago, IL. The conference included exhibitors showcasing the latest manufacturing, distribution, supply chain equipment and systems, and  in-depth technical sessions offering valuable insight on a broad spectrum of topics.

The ProMat conference held every-other-year by the Material Handling Industry (MHI), is one the largest and most highly regarded industry conferences for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North and South America.

The Centrix Team had the opportunity to meet up with existing clients who were attending, network with key suppliers, explore new integrators and innovative systems for the benefit of our customers, and participate in industry seminars to stay apprised of changes in a quickly evolving industry.

The industry is in the midst of the fourth industrial revolution driven by technological advancements in hardware, software, robotics, AI, machine learning, and the automation of manufacturing and warehousing processes.

TOPICS & SEMINARS ATTENDED:
  • Material Handling Trends in Europe & Overseas
  • Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems Innovations
  • Emerging Automation Trends with A.I., Machine Learning, Robotics
  • RFID Innovations and Integrations in Warehouse Systems for maximal productivity
  • Warehouse Energy Management Best Practices
  • Warehouse Safety | Fire Sprinkler Codes & Impact on Storage Codes
  • Evolving Pallet Rack Design Strategies
  • Unifying Warehouses in 3PL & Distribution Centers (WES/WCS/WMS/OMS)
  • Automated Inventory Management / Next-Gen Fulfillment
  • Warehouse Workforce & Labor Strategies | Preparing for the Next Generation
OTHER HIGHLIGHTS:

It was a pleasant surprise to see one of our most popular pallet rack safety items – Flue Guard by Rack Safety Products being used in another exhibitor’s display at ProMat 2019.

The Flue Guard keeps your warehouse safe and in compliance with local fire codes. The Flue Guard™ keeps pallet rack flue spaces consistently open and allows for perfect pallet placement in your pallet rack structure without the risk of damaging your product.

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Flue Guard™

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Flue Guard™ – Single

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Flue Guard™ – Wide

About Centrix Distribution Technologies, Inc.

Centrix Distribution Technologies is a single-source provider of storage and material handling solutions that gives warehouses and logistics professionals the productivity and space utilization they desperately need in the distribution industry.

We bring you the best products at the most affordable value, making it a smooth buying process for our customers with no headaches. Every project receives the highest level of customer service and project management to ensure smooth and efficient operations.