August 15, 2011, 12:30 PM

Dillard’s Inc. Selects Wynright for Automated Conveyor & Sortation Systems in New Internet Fulfillment Center

The new fulfillment center is set to be fully operational in 2012.

Elk Grove, IL, August 11, 2011 –Dillard’s Inc., among the nation's largest fashion apparel, cosmetics and home furnishings retailers, has selected Wynright to provide an automated material handling system solution, from receiving through shipping, for their new 850,000 square foot fulfillment center in Maumelle, AR.

Dillard’s continued commitment to maintaining excellent service levels with its eCommerce business, has led to the expansion of its fulfillment center operations. Wynright Corporation, a leading, US-based, engineered solutions provider, manufacturer, and system integrator will be providing the conveyor, sortation, and warehouse control systems to meet the Dillard’s team’s operational requirements.

 “The material handling system relies heavily on the latest in MDR conveyor technologies” stated Clint Lasher, President of Wynright’s Oak Lawn integration office.  “It enables a reduction in noise levels, offers safer operating conditions, and reduces the facilities’ overall energy consumption- all factors in Dillard’s decision to incorporate this latest technology”, concluded Lasher.

The new fulfillment center is set to be fully operational in 2012.

About Wynright

Wynright Corporation is the nation’s leading independent, U.S.-based provider of intelligent material handling systems.  With more than 200 engineers in-house, the company designs, manufacturers, integrates and installs the full spectrum of intralogistics solutions, offering both Wynright branded and third-party equipment to meet customer needs.  These include leading-edge conveyor and sortation systems, voice- and light-directed order fulfillment equipment, PLC controls and robotics, and mezzanines and structures, backed by critical round-the-clock service and support.  Since its founding in 1972, Wynright has been a trusted partner to some of the world’s largest and fastest-growing companies, showing them how to use their space more efficiently to deliver improved productivity, today and tomorrow.  For more information on our services, technology and product portfolio, please visit www.wynright.com.

 

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