pbProduction extends its parcel sorting offering into logistic warehousing, including sorting centres for postal services and courier, e-commerce warehouses for online orders, mass distribution warehouses for boxes of products delivered to supermarkets, and pharmaceutical distribution warehouses for retail medicine outlets.
Together with Fives in South Africa, pbProduction offers solutions to automate and mechanise intralogistics operations for these large warehouses. Parcel and logistic automation is further extended to postal logistics internal streams, courier companies, distribution centres, and the baggage handling environment.
A sortation system is a complete solution composed of all the equipment necessary to automatically handle and sort products toward their destinations. Thanks to the wide range of sorters available, pbProduction together with Fives is able to study the best sortation configuration in order to meet customer requirements.
We can provide integrated solutions composed of one or more sorters combined with automatic singulator, conveying lines, reading systems with OCR recognition and video coding, certified weighing and volume measurement.
Our solutions also offer a wide variety of sorting technologies which include cross belt sorters, shoe sorters and many others best suited to the customers’ needs and industry best practice
Cross belt sorter (SBIR): introduced to the market by Fives in the early 80's and installed in over 1 000 systems worldwide in airport, postal and courier applications.
Shoe sorter (TRISORT): invented by Fives in the early 70's and installed worldwide in the distribution and courier industry.
Steel belt: succefully applied in material handling processes where it's required to sort regular parcels to a limited number of destinations (for instance in the Express Courier industry).
Slide sorter: positioned to handle a wide range of items when a limited capacity / number of destinations are required.
Pop-up sorter: suitable for handling of regular carton boxes in the distribution industry.
Pushers and Diverters: as Swivler, High Speed Diverter, Durapush, Twinsort for Postal Aiports and Express couriers industry.