Wynright Named 2014 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine Green Supply Chain Award Winner


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ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. (November 12, 2014) - Wynright Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Daifuku Webb and a leading U.S.-based provider of intelligent material handling systems, today announced receipt of the 2014 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine for its Green Line conveyor platform.


The 2014 Green Supply Chain Award recognizes companies and solutions providers that are enforcing “green” practices and sustainability as a core part of their supply chain strategies. These companies are working to achieve measurable sustainability goals within fulfillment/logistics and other areas.


“Wynright is providing customers with solutions for safer distribution centers and warehouses, while also producing sustainable and green-oriented results,” said Kevin Ambrose, President and CEO of Wynright Corporation. “This award specifically recognizes our Green Line conveyor platform, which helps customers execute their green supply chain strategies through the reduction of energy consumption, sound levels and maintenance costs. We are serious about sustainability and we are grateful to have our engineering efforts recognized by the supply chain industry.”


Wynright offers a wide variety of material handling solutions, such as conveyors and sortation equipment under the Automotion® brand name, warehouse software and control systems, robotics, structural solutions (including mezzanines), light and voice directed technologies, and automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS).


These engineered solutions and process improvements integrate with the client’s existing business processes and applications for competitive advantage. At the forefront of material handling technologies and ingenuity, Wynright is elevating the productivity of warehouses and distribution centers, while also improving worker safety.


About Wynright Corporation

Wynright Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Daifuku Webb, is a leading provider of intelligent material handling systems. With more than 200 engineers in-house, the company designs, manufactures, integrates and installs a full spectrum of intralogistics solutions, offering both Wynright-branded and third-party equipment to meet client needs. These include leading-edge conveyor and sortation systems, voice- and light-directed order fulfillment equipment, a suite of warehouse controls & execution software, robotics, mezzanines, and structures, all 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.

About Daifuku Webb Holding Company

Daifuku Webb Holding Company, a subsidiary of Daifuku Co. Ltd., is a leading developer of innovative material handling technology such as Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs), Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS), conveyors, baggage handling systems, bulk handling systems, cleanroom systems and airport maintenance services. It includes Daifuku America Corporation, Jervis B. Webb Company, Elite Line Services and Logan Teleflex, Inc. Daifuku Webb specializes in the design, engineering, manufacturing, installation and service of integrated systems used in the automotive, airport, semiconductor, LCD equipment, food/beverage, bulk, warehousing and manufacturing industries. Daifuku Webb Holding Company is headquartered in Farmington Hills, Mich., with manufacturing locations throughout North America.

Automotion is a registered trademark of Wynright Corporation.

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