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Ed Romaine
Works at SI Systems
Attended Ohio University
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Choosing the right WMS Software Packages will make your facility more effecitive, productive and efficient.  Do your homework and learn what your organization's requirements, needs and wants are...Build your case.
The right WMS software package determines what is needed to for a productive, successful, efficient facility and for it's growth, profitability and change
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SI Systems Press Release -SideFinger In-Floor Towline Conveyor Provides Jam-Free Assembly - See more at: http://www.sihs.com/sidefinger-in-floor-towline-conveyor/#sthash.lFSLfEvg.dpuf
SI Systems' SideFinger In-Floor Towline Conveyor system is designed with Track-Gap jam-free design that eliminates jamming as well as associated downtime
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Finding the ideal split-case automated order fulfillment system for your facility can be very challenging. In this article, read about nine systems, and understand which of these systems can fill the automated order fulfillment solution for your organization..
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At the CSCMP (Council of Supply Chain Mgt.) in booth #522. Stop by to discuss Order Picking, Packing and Shipping Systems!!
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{Infographic} How horizontal carousels provide the most cost effective means of automated order picking technologies available.
#logistics   #materialhandling   #orderfulfillment  
What is a horizontal carousel? A horizontal carousel is an oval track with a series of metal bins with shelves that rotate horizontally to an operator when an item needs to be picked. The bins rotate via the shortest path to the operator. This goods to person (goods to man) automated storage and ...
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Can your order picking and fulfillment operations pay $20 minimum wage and increase profitability?
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Keeping non-productive time to a minimum is the key to improving towline efficiency. Maximize production by using a continuous creeping chain. 
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Read this very interesting 4 part history on WES...
Benefit of Warehouse Execution System Software minimized risk of customized delivery, shortened system roll-out time , features wrap around customer’s needs
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Here are the top 5 WMS features you should know before you implement your software:
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{Infographic} How horizontal carousels provide the most cost effective means of automated order picking technologies available.
#logistics   #materialhandlingsystems   #orderfulfillment  
What is a horizontal carousel? A horizontal carousel is an oval track with a series of metal bins with shelves that rotate horizontally to an operator when an item needs to be picked. The bins rotate via the shortest path to the operator. This goods to person (goods to man) automated storage and ...
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{Infographic} How horizontal carousels provide the most cost effective means of automated order picking technologies available.
What is a horizontal carousel? A horizontal carousel is an oval track with a series of metal bins with shelves that rotate horizontally to an operator when an item needs to be picked. The bins rotate via the shortest path to the operator. This goods to person (goods to man) automated storage and ...
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{Inforgraphic} How horizontal carousels provide the most cost effective means of automated order picking technologies available.
#logisticsandsupplychain   #materialhandling  
What is a horizontal carousel? A horizontal carousel is an oval track with a series of metal bins with shelves that rotate horizontally to an operator when an item needs to be picked. The bins rotate via the shortest path to the operator. This goods to person (goods to man) automated storage and ...
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Optimizing Logistics Supply Chain & Manufacturing Operations
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Finding improved efficiencies for organizations in their processes, material flow and automated solutions
Employment
  • SI Systems
    VP Sales & Marketing, 2014 - present
  • Integrated Systems Design (ISD)
    CMO - VP Marketing, 2012 - 2014
  • Sapient Automation
    CMO, 2010 - 2012
  • Kardex Remstar
    VP Marketing, 2000 - 2010
  • White Systems
    Director of Marketing, 1990 - 2000
  • Thinkcraft Creative Services
    Partner, 1982 - 1990
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Doylestown, PA
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Glen Gardner, NJ - East Brunswick, NJ - NYC
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Introduction

Ed Romaine, VP Sales & Marketing at SI Systems (http://www.sihs.com). Ed has spent over 30 years involved with companies looking to maximize manufacturing, health care, distribution and warehousing practices using simple automation. Simple automation used to save floor space, increase productivity, reduce labor with nine to 18 month Return On Investments (ROI).

Romaine is a frequent editorial and information contributor to hundreds of publications and a speaker at many Supply Chain, Logistics & Ergonomic functions including the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE), Promat, North American Material Handling, Southern California Plant Operations, NJ Material Handling Assoc., Applied Ergonomics, Warehousing Education & Research Council (WERC), Lean Manufacturing Conference, Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), NeoCon, Health Information Distribution Association (HIDA), National Catalog & Operations (NCOF) and more.

Within the industry trade organization, Material Handling Institute (MHI) Romaine is the current Chairman of the Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems (ASRS) product section group, Former chairman of: Supply Chain Execution (SCE) group of America (2009 to 2011), was Chairman of the Order Fulfillment Council of America (2003 to 2008) and helped create the Carousel and VLM Product Section Group. He has spearheaded the efforts to create the first industry safety standards for horizontal carousels. He has an undergraduate degree from Ohio University and completed the Competitive Strategies program from Wharton Business School.

Bragging rights
Eagle Scout, Awarded NJ Marketing Award of Excellence, Graduated Cum Laude in 3 Years, Chairman of Several Product Sections and Councils in MHI, Voted to Ohio University Home Coming Court in my Sophomore year (first in 150 years)
Education
  • Ohio University
    BSJ (Marketing, Advertising, English, Poli-Sci), 1979 - 1982
  • Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
    Competitive Analysis & Studies, 1996 - 1997
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