See all of Tompkins International’s new enterprises at Modex.
Over the past year Tompkins International has added several interconnected enterprises with different purposes. All these new products, services, and innovations will be presented at Modex in the Tompkins International booth #B727.
MonarchFx, an alliance of Tompkins International, has created a distributed logistics network of fulfillment centers to support retailers and brands shipping direct-to-consumer. MonarchFx is a partnership of logistics services providers, leading supply chain technologies and automation, and transportation service providers, coming together to provide sellers one-stop eFulfillment with high levels of service with reasonable pricing.
As MonarchFx grew, Tompkins International started to explore a variety of technologies that would enable efficient and effective each picking. The answer was found in China, creating the unveiling of Tompkins Robotics. Tompkins Robotics has released t-Sort, the t-Sort system performs much like a tilt tray. However, the unique and exciting difference is it uses completely independent robots. This is the equivalent of having a tilt tray with no track, allowing each robot to travel to any divert or induction station independently along the shortest path. A unique feature is the system is purchased on a seasonal or annual basis, deferring the capital investment and fully utilizing the asset at all times, unlike a traditional sorter that one buys for their long-term growth plan.
Finally, to optimize warehouse asset utilization, Tompkins International created The Connected Warehouse® powered by SensorThink. SensorThink is the first digital platform to bring The Connected Warehouse to life. Every piece of information can be collected, processed, and analyzed, allowing you to see and analyze your operations in a way never possible. For the first time, tie all the elements of production, performance, and execution into one platform. SensorThink is a Warehouse Execution System (WES), Internet of Things (IoT) platform, and data analytics engine built for the warehouse in the Digital Age. In addition, SensorThink can manage your operations, security, maintenance, and environmental controls in one place. SensorThink truly is a control tower for all your warehouse operations.
Both the Tompkins Robotics and The Connected Warehouse systems are available for implementation into operations outside of MonarchFx. To better understand all of these enterprises visit the Tompkins International booth #B727 at Modex.
About Tompkins International:
A supply chain consulting and implementation firm that maximizes supply chain performance and value creation. We enable clients to be more profitable and valuable, while also becoming more agile, flexible, and adaptive to the marketplace. Tompkins collaborates with client teams to develop improved operations strategies, supply chain planning, and execution across all the Mega Processes of supply chains (PLAN-BUY-MAKE-MOVE-DISTRIBUTE-SELL). Tompkins is headquartered in Raleigh, NC and has offices throughout North America and in Europe and Asia. For more information, visit: http://www.tompkinsinc.com.
MonarchFx is the coming together of world class supply chain and logistics companies with world class sellers of products to form a reinvented logistics ecosystem that is new, smart, and innovative. MonarchFx offers a local automated fulfillment network and local/regional final delivery services at a competitive price, providing great customer service. The vision of MonarchFx is to be the preferred direct-to-consumer logistics provider, operating with the lowest cost, while delivering the highest levels of customer service, and providing superior value for MonarchFx sellers. The mission of MonarchFx is to create, build, and manage a substantial logistics ecosystem that establishes MonarchFx partners to become the preferred unichannel logistics solution in the United States. For more information about MonarchFx, visit: http://www.monarchfxgo.com.