has over three decades of experience working, speaking and writing articles in the supply chain, logistics and material handling industry. Ed has worked for: ISD, Kardex Remstar, White Systems and Chairman of MHI association groups: ASRS, Supply Chain Execution and Order Fulfillment Council and is CMO-VP Marketing for ISD.
ISD - Integrated Systems Design (www.ISDDD.com) is a leading manufacturer and systems consultant, designer and integrator for order fulfillment, warehouse order picking, manufacturing, wholesale, institutions and retail and e-commerce organizations in North America. ISD systems are renowned for their tremendous value, reliability and ease of maintenance. Systems are designed using technologies from the leading material handling manufacturers of the world.
ISD expertise ranges from handling and picking pieces (eaches), cases, pallets, build lines, and special or custom handling solutions. Products and services include: automatic storage and retrieval (ASRS), conveyor, robotics, batch stations, automatic inserters and printers, pick to light, A-frames, horizontal and vertical carousels, vertical lift modules (VLMs), controls, software (including inventory management, WCS, WMS, MES and ERP), application and facility consulting and design, AutoCAD, system simulation, moves, installation and service.