Material Handling

Sumved International is the Authorized channel partner for Jost’s Engineering on Pan India

Sumved International provides tailor-made solutions for stacking, moving and warehousing offering an substantial range of material handling goods, services and advice encompassing every aspect of intra-logistics.

We provide material handling goods like Industrial platform truck, industrial Tow trucks, hydraulic hand pallet truck, Electric Pallet Truck, Reach Truck etc.

WE also offer Electrical Forklifts, Articulated Forklift, Diesel Forklift, Scissor Lift, Stacker, industrial Racks / Racking System, Hydraulic Dock Leveler, electric Stand-on Order Picker and many more.

Material Handling

Material handling refers to the movement, protection, storage, and control of materials and products throughout the manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, consumption, and disposal stages. It's an essential component of supply chain management and logistics, ensuring that goods are efficiently transported and managed from point of origin to point of consumption.

Material handling involves various activities, including

  • Transportation : Moving materials from one location to another within a facility or between different facilities. This can include the use of conveyors, forklifts, cranes, and trucks.

  • Storage : Storing materials in appropriate locations within a facility, such as warehouses or storage yards, to ensure easy access and efficient space utilization.

  • Inventory Control : Managing the quantity, location, and status of materials within a facility to optimize inventory levels and prevent stockouts or overstock situations.

  • Packaging : Packaging materials and products in containers or units suitable for transportation, storage, and protection from damage.

  • Order Fulfillment : Selecting, picking, and packing materials and products according to customer orders for shipment.

  • Loading and Unloading : Loading materials onto vehicles for transportation and unloading them upon arrival at their destination.

  • Safety and Compliance : Ensuring that material handling activities comply with safety regulations and standards to protect workers and prevent accidents.

Efficient material handling is crucial for minimizing costs, reducing product damage, improving productivity, and enhancing customer satisfaction. It involves careful planning, organization, and the use of appropriate equipment and technologies to streamline operations and optimize workflow.