Software, Controls That Boost Distribution and Fulfillment Center Performance Featured at ProMat 2015

Pyramid, an independent supplier of material handling software and controls, to showcase capabilities in Booth 3903d.

Pyramid_MAS_SpotCINCINNATI, OH (March 23, 2015) — Pyramid, a Matthews Automation Solutions’ brand, provides software and control solutions to a variety of end users, systems integrators, distributors and material handling original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Pyramid will share examples of its most recent, best-in-class solution installations at ProMat 2015 in Booth 3903d.

Pyramid software and controls manage and control distribution systems more intelligently. The company’s solutions optimize the unloading and receipt of product, flow, storage, retrieval, picking, sorting, order processing, packaging, labeling and shipment of inventory—then properly integrates those processes at all points with user information systems, including warehouse management systems (WMS), enterprise resource planning (ERP), transportation management systems (TMS) and more.

The Pyramid Director warehouse control system (WCS) seamlessly integrates, optimizes and executes management of all distribution center operations. Director WCS provides a central data repository that interacts with both WMS and ERP systems to manage items (including cartons, totes, pallets or units) in real-time on your material handling equipment. It interfaces with virtually every commercially-popular WMS brand, including: Manhattan, High Jump, Red Prairie, Oracle/Retek, SAP, DAX and EXE, as well as custom, home-grown and other systems.

Pyramid’s control solutions are built upon Allen Bradley/Rockwell Automation programmable logic controller (PLC) technology. As an authorized Rockwell Automation Solution Provider, Pyramid implements new installations, retrofits of existing equipment, and combinations of the two for customers in a variety of industries. Pyramid’s controls optimize flow, increase accuracy, decrease order cycle times and improve productivity—regardless of conveyor, sorter or other equipment type, OEM brand or application.

To support Pyramid’s control installations, the Pyramid Controller family of software products features an extensive suite of pre-engineered, robust, reliable and time-tested PLC-based applications. Engineered and developed by Pyramid, the Controller suite incorporates our extensive experience implementing controls for a broad array of different material handling technologies, OEMs and customer applications. Controller solutions include: case sort, loop sort, induct, merge and auto-print/apply.

A highlights reel of Pyramid’s recent automated fulfillment installations—including complex sortation and conveyor controls, auto-bag/auto-box document insertion and auto-print/apply labeling—will be on display at the at Booth 3903d throughout ProMat 2015 in Chicago, Illinois—March 23-26, 2015. For more information on loop sorter controls or re-control, WCS software, automated order processing systems or other controls projects contact Joe Pelej at 262.250.2143, or by email at [email protected], or visit www.pyramidcontrols.com.

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ABOUT PYRAMID

Pyramid, a Matthews Automation Solutions’ brand, provides controls and software to manage and direct automated distribution systems more intelligently. Our solutions optimize unloading, receipt of product, flow, storage, retrieval, picking, sorting, order processing, packaging, labeling and shipment of inventory—then properly integrate those processes at all points with information systems, including warehouse management systems (WMS), enterprise resource planning (ERP), transportation management systems (TMS) and more.

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