Logistics

Zone Routing

Ensure your totes are routed to the right pick station and decrease order cycle times

Zone routing green totes using barcode scanning

Related Products

Man holding DataMan 280 barcode reader

DataMan 280 Series

Fixed-mount barcode readers with premium decoding technology in a compact form factor.

370 barcode reader held by hand

Стационарные считыватели штрихкодов

Считыватели штрихкодов с технологией машинного зрения столь же просты и доступны, как и лазерные сканеры

Distribution and fulfillment centers use high-volume conveyance to bring the items in totes for an order to the pick stations. It is important to move items as efficiently as possible to match items with pick plans and send the right totes to the right pick station. The most efficient picking is performed when the operator is only required to touch cartons/totes with picks from their assigned zone. This is accomplished by reading barcodes on the sides of the cartons/totes and routing them accordingly. Codes on totes can wear down and become smudged or damaged from general handling and as they travel through the conveyor system. If a code cannot be read, totes will not reach any picking station and would require rework which adds time and cost. Typical laser scanning technology cannot always read damaged codes, nor can facility managers get feedback when codes are becoming unreadable – which can lead to bigger issues later.

Get Product Demo

Cognex image-based barcode readers provide a powerful barcode reading solution for zone routing systems. Image-based barcode readers, with advanced algorithms and decoding technology reliably read damaged, or non-aligned barcodes on totes in small egress situations to send them to the right pick station. In addition, these solutions can read codes omni-directionally and at high perspectives, as totes are not always aligned on the belt. Using image-based output and code quality metrics from the DataMan barcode readers allows tote labels to be graded so smudged codes can be replaced before no reads cause problems downstream.

Рекомендуемые когнекс продукты

ПОЛУЧИТЕ ДОСТУП К ПОДДЕРЖКЕ И ОБУЧЕНИЮ ДЛЯ ПРОДУКЦИИ И БОЛЕЕ

Присоединяйся к MYCOGNEX

У ВАС ЕСТЬ ВОПРОСЫ?

Представители Cognex доступны во всем мире, чтобы поддерживать ваше видение и потребности в чтении штрих-кода в промышленности.

Обратная связь