Sunday 23rd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Diamond Phoenix merges with System Logistics


Diamond Phoenix, a full service materials handling technology supplier and systems integrator, has merged with Italian company System Logistics.

The transaction combines Diamond Phoenix systems design and implementation capabilities with the global reach and additional technologies of System Logistics.

The latter provides integrated systems for pallet and case picking operations, including automated storage and case picking, laser guided vehicles. System vehicle loops and complete WMS software.

While Diamond Phoenix supplies systems for automating order picking and storage, unit sortation, case sortation and automated pallet handling.

Following the merger Diamond Phoenix will be able to offer more systems, backed by the creative talents of a global engineering team.

Diamond Phoenix is now offering its patented Modula line of vertical lift modules to clients, as well as continuing to offer its SMARTDepot multi-bay vertical lift modules.

Graham Boner, UK sales director for Diamond Phoenix, said: “We are happy to now be a part of a company with such amazing capabilities. I really think we are well positioned to bring our customers material handling systems unmatched in the UK.”

Mauro Pelliciari, general manager of System Logistics, added: “The UK logistics market is an important investment for System Logistics. Diamond Phoenix and System Logistics will now work together to deliver a wide range of solutions from single bay vertical lift modules, each picking with carousels, voice picking, to huge distribution centres utilising AS/RS and automated case picking.”