Sortation System

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Definition: Sortation System

Sortation system helps to sort out goods according to size, shape, weight, etc intelligently using various conveyors, belts system, etc. Companies have different requirement and most of the sortation systems are customized according to this.

These systems offer increased productivity, lower manpower cost, reduced cost and improved dispatch.

Eg: Sortation system is the heart of cargo handling system at various airports, logistic company, etc. It helps to track and sort goods according to its location where it needs to delivered. If this kind of system were not available then it would have been so difficult to handle huge cargo requirement of 21st century.

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