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Intelligrated Launches Automated Material Handling Sales and Engineering Operations in China
Intelligrated Posted 03/20/2014Shanghai office provides local support for key customers in Asia-Pacific region and opportunities for new market penetration
CINCINNATI— Intelligrated®, a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, announces the opening of a new sales and engineering office in Shanghai. The new office plays a key role in the company’s strategy to strengthen local partnerships and connect regional customers with best-of-breed automation and software solutions to increase operational efficiency.
Intelligrated will hire local employees to work alongside international sales and engineering staff at its 1388 Hua Mu Road, Pudong location. The Chinese office houses business development, concepting, engineering and systems design for projects in the Asia-Pacific region. Manufacturing remains in the United States for now, with plans to expand Chinese operations to include manufacturing in the future.
“This office allows us to collaborate with local and global customers to fully understand their needs and strategies,” said Rod Selby, director, Asia-Pacific business development. “This expansion plays a key role in providing superior material handling systems and software to customers in the region."
The Shanghai office offers Intelligrated’s complete lineup of material handling automation and software solutions, including the latest conveyor, sortation, order fulfillment, palletizing and robotic solutions, as well as warehouse management, warehouse control, labor management and business intelligence software.
Intelligrated is a leading North American-based, single-source provider of intelligent automated material handling solutions that drive distribution and fulfillment productivity for retailers, manufacturers and logistics providers around the world. Through a broad portfolio of automation equipment, software, service and support, Intelligrated solutions optimize processes, increase efficiency and give businesses a competitive edge.
Intelligrated designs, manufactures, integrates and installs complete material handling automation solutions including conveyor systems, sortation systems, palletizers, robotics and order picking technologies – all managed by advanced machine controls and software. Solutions include industry-leading Intelligrated-manufactured Alvey®, RTS™ and IntelliSort® brand equipment and Knighted warehouse management (WMS), warehouse control (WCS) and labor management software.
Every project is backed by Intelligrated’s 24X7 multilingual technical support and access to lifecycle service through a network of national, regional and local service centers. From concept to integration to lifecycle support, Intelligrated automation delivers distribution and fulfillment success.