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Product Release: Honeywell Keeps the Distribution Center Competitive with New Technology Shown at PROMAT 2015

New vehicle-mount computer and analytics software solution on display

FORT MILL, S.C., March 23, 2015 – For distribution center operators continually striving to reduce costs and grow their business, Honeywell (NYSE: HON)'s industry-leading line-up of warehouse and distribution center-focused solutions are on display now through March 26 at Chicago's ProMat Show 2015, in the Honeywell booth #3563.

At the show, Honeywell is featuring several new industry leading solutions, including the Thor™ VM3 vehicle mount computer and Granit™ full-range industrial scanners, along with Honeywell's newest data analytics software solution portfolio, Operational Acuity™. Also on display will be  select products from Honeywell's recently acquired Datamax-O'Neil, a leading manufacturer of stationary, portable label and receipt printing solutions.

During the show, Jay Blinderman, director of product marketing, Honeywell Scanning & Mobility-Vocollect Solutions, will host a seminar at 2:15 p.m., Wednesday, March 25 in Theater J, on "Transforming Distribution Center Operations with Next-Generation Solutions."

New Thor VM3 Vehicle-Mounted Mobile Computer

  • Designed for use in the toughest distribution center environments, manufacturing facilities and freight operations, the new Honeywell Thor VM3 (buy here from Legacy Technology Services) is the industry's most capable full-size vehicle-mounted mobile computer. Combining laptop-like simplicity with advanced application performance, the device gives operators the right tools to improve productivity and task accuracy.
  • The Thor VM3 offers the best purpose-built device in its class due to its simple and easy system integration, and flexibility to support multiple operating systems. It includes the largest display available in a Windows® CE platform vehicle-mount computer, while equipping operators with the legacy Thor features, including a quick-mount Smart Dock and field-replaceable front panel, to allow greater worker productivity, minimize support costs, and maintain compliance with all IT policies.
  • The Thor VM3 offers the latest security and productivity-enhancing features and functionality to maximize efficiencies in activities such as case picking, truck loading, putaway and replenishment. The device will be available April 2015 in the Americas, EMEA and APAC.
  • In addition, the Honeywell Thor CV31 vehicle-mount computer, which was announced in November 2014, will also be on display.

New Granit Full-Range Area-Imaging Scanners