Selecting the Right Accumulation Conveyor

Selecting the Right Accumulation Conveyor

Understanding the choices in accumulation technology can lead to better solutions for operations.

Accumulation conveyors can be critical equipment in a material handling system, providing buffer zones to hold product until downstream operations have available capacity. Advanced solutions yield high-throughput, high-density accumulation of the most challenging mix of product sizes, shapes and weights while preserving product integrity. Similar to cars slowing down for traffic lights, accumulation conveyors allow items to queue before moving forward. Operating a material handling sy

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