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5 Questions with…Matt Wieneke

1. What do you like most about working in the automated distribution industry?  I enjoy working interactively with customers in order to find the right solution for the problems that they are experiencing. 2. How did you come to work at DLN? I was blessed to start working at DLN right after the company started.  I knew the owners from working with them previously and was asked to join the

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5 Questions with…Karissa Smith

What do you like most about working in the automated distribution industry? Two things: the variety and the problem solving. Even though the equipment and solutions we implement may be similar, the application is unique for each customer and project.  I enjoy working closely with customers to understand their distinct operation challenges and coming up with solutions together as a team. How did you come to work at DLN? I

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See Your Concept Come To Life with Virtual Reality!

The DLN team is pleased to introduce our latest offering: Concept Review with 3D Visualization! Now our clients don’t need to order any equipment before they are able to “tour” their facility and see how it works. Our visualizations can be as simple as a static image or 3D panorama for small projects or retrofits. We can also create more comprehensive virtual reality simulations, walk-throughs and/or fly-throughs for more complex

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Find Efficiencies In Your Existing System with System Audits

DLN offers complete system audits of your existing operation, equipment, and processes; and then will generate a detailed document with specific recommendations for how to optimize the performance and efficiency of your warehouse and operations. Preventative Maintenance (PM) Inspections can extend equipment life, reduce downtime, increase operator safety, and increase system performance. Our reports will identify current conditions, faulty areas, potential bottlenecks, breakdowns, and safety hazards. Methodical Review The DLN

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Uncover Opportunities for Operational Gains with a DLN Engineering Study

A DLN Engineering Study is a multi-phase approach to observe, analyze, and recommend optimal solutions to current through-put challenges & operational inefficiencies. The result is a data-driven recommendation, with ROI, on the most appropriate actions to take for future planning. If your operation has experienced a slow down due to the current economy, now is a great time to take advantage of the opportunity to partner on a comprehensive review

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DLN Integrated Systems Unveils PRODecant Solution for Distribution Facilities Requiring Broken Case Picking

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  DLN Integrated Systems Unveils PRODecant Solution for Distribution Facilities Requiring Broken Case Picking  GRAND RAPIDS, MI:  DLN Integrated Systems announces its patent pending PRODecant Solution, a robotic method for opening cases and transferring the contents into storage totes automatically, is now available.  Currently most “decanting” is done manually, with distribution center workers handling received boxes for collection, organization or split case purposes. The worker repetitively lifts the box or carton, opens it with a sharp instrument, and empties it into another container.  “Our clients struggle with labor shortages

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5 Questions with…Chris Losee

What do you like most about working in the automated distribution industry? I really like the uniqueness of each project that comes through DLN. It is a welcome challenge to work with companies that have little to no automation in their facilities. I enjoy working with our team to see how we can build relationships with these customers and fully understand their needs for automation.    How did you come to work

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DLN Heads to RILA LINK 2020

Frequently cited as one of the best supply chain shows in the world, RILA Link Retail Supply Chain Conference kicks off February 23 in Dallas, Texas. This is a 4 day show featuring speakers from massive retailers such as Dick’s Sporting Goods, Staples, Walmart, Autozone, Petco, The Hershey Company, Foot Locker and many more multinational brands. The event offers distribution center tours of Home Depot and Neiman Marcus, both located in the

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Critical Factors in Automated Distribution Market – Recapping DLN’s Forum on the Future

Imagine yourself out of town to meet your most important client. After a long day of traveling and delays, you arrive at the hotel to prepare for your meeting the next morning. Your heart sinks as you realize you’ve forgotten to pack your dress shirt. The mall is closed and you’re in an unfamiliar town, but you don’t panic. You simply pick up your smartphone, input your measurements, and the next

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5 Questions with…Cindy Traylor

What do you like most about working at DLN? My co-workers. We have a very good group of people that work very well together. How did you come to work at DLN? I started working at DLN three months after they opened the doors.  I had previously worked with the owners and they were looking for an Office Manager and contacted me. How long have you been at DLN and in

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