Knapp puts automation on the agenda


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Automation specialist Knapp is to exhibit at the only intralogistics exhibition taking place in the UK in 2015, IntraLogisteX.


Knapp was a double winner in the European Supply Chain Excellence Awards. Knapp has just won a contract to design and install an automated material handling systems at Marks & Spencer’s national distribution centre in Bradford, which is due to go live in second quarter of 2016. The distribution centre will feature a high level of automation. Knapp’s OSR Shuttle technology will be used in an automated storage and retrieval system.


A number of leading equipment suppliers have signed up for IntraLogisteX, with more signing up for the exhibition, which will include a host of special zones and pavilions highlighting different aspects of intralogistics. The show takes place at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry this March.


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