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W&H Systems Named Top Logistics Technology Provider

Food Logistics Magazine’s Annual Award for Top Software and Technology Providers

Carlstadt, NJ – January 2, 2014 – W&H Systems, Inc., a full-service integrator of conveyor and material handling systems that improve fulfillment operations and achieve maximum warehouse efficiency, announces that it has been named a Top Software and Technology Provider for 2013 by Food Logistics magazine. From growers to food manufacturers to grocery retailers and the logistics companies who support them, many companies rely on these providers to help drive efficiencies and visibility in their operations. W&H Systems was chosen for its innovative material handling designs and solutions that have helped food, beverage, and wine & spirits distributors improve fulfillment rates, increase productivity, and minimize costs in their distribution operations.

“W&H Systems is pleased to be recognized for our successes in solving distribution challenges within the food, beverage, and wine/spirits industries,” said Paul Laman, VP Sales at W&H Systems. “We provide competitive advantages for our clients by helping them increase their throughput and fulfillment rates to meet their customer service requirements. Our in-depth knowledge of these industries, coupled with our best practices ensures clients that our solutions will provide the capacity they need to keep up with continued and projected growth.”

“The groundswell of interest in software and technology tools affirms the value associated with investing in solutions that boost visibility in the food and beverage supply chain, enhance collaboration, improve regulatory compliance and support sustainability goals,” remarks Lara L. Sowinski, Editor-in-Chief of Food Logistics. “New technology-related products and services combined with better affordability are leveling the playing field for a variety of food related companies, while supporting expansion of the cold chain into developed and emerging markets alike.”

For the tenth consecutive year, Food Logistics has compiled an impressive list of software and technology providers who are major players in our industry. From growers to food manufacturers to grocery retailers and the logistics companies who support them, many rely on these providers to help drive efficiencies and visibility in their operations. After receiving nomination forms from end users and solution providers, the editorial staff culled through hundreds of submissions to compile this year’s listing. Final recipients are featured in the November-December 2013 issue of Food Logistics, as well as online at http://www.foodlogistics.com/article/11239229/the-2013-fl100-software-and-technology-providers-whose-products-and-services-are-crucial-to-the-global-food-supply-chain.

About W&H Systems, Inc.

W&H Systems, one of America’s most experienced integrators of automated material handling systems, specializes in optimizing the flow of merchandise through warehouses while minimizing labor and maximizing space utilization. Our wide range of equipment utilized in our material handling systems includes conveyor systems, a warehouse control system Shiraz, high-speed carton and unit sortation, AS/RS, GOH systems, paperless picking and packing systems, other commodity equipment and specially designed equipment which complements our material handling system designs. By providing the “Total Solution” (needs assessment, design, software, equipment, implementation, commissioning and support), W&H insures innovative solutions today, for tomorrow’s requirements. W&H has vast experience serving manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers and logistic providers for the consumer goods industries, such as Oriental Trading Company, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Burberry USA, Port Logistics Group, Empire Merchants, Southern Wine & Spirits, Recreational Equipment, Inc., Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Armani Exchange, and Belk’s.  For more information, visit www.whsystems.com.