Sky-Trax Announces Value Added Reseller Partnership with ASTIFriday, May 8, 2009
NEW CASTLE, DE — Sky-Trax Inc. is proud to announce its newest Premier Partner Program member and Value Added Reseller (VAR), Automatismos Y Sistemas de Transporte Interno (ASTI) of Burgos, Spain.
The partnership between Sky-Trax, a technology company specializing in optical technology for precision tracking of vehicles and assets inside warehouses, and ASTI, a designer and manufacturer of automatic transport and handling systems for a wide range of products, will bring revolutionary warehousing solutions to Spain. As strategic partners, Sky-Trax and ASTI look forward to sharing new and exciting opportunities for conveying and materials handling, as well as increased capabilities using Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) in warehouse settings.
“This new partnership with ASTI extends our international presence and expands our vision to improve material handling productivity through the continuous development of high value-in-use solutions,” said Larry Mahan, President and COO of Sky-Trax.
“For ASTI this partnership allows integrating new technologies and the development of new innovative solutions in order to keep offering the best and more added value solutions to our clients.” said Verónica Pascual CEO of ASTI.
The Sky-Trax VAR Premier Partner Program provides companies with a competitive advantage, allowing them to grow, expand, and differentiate their product lines with Sky-Trax solutions. This distinction positions system resellers, like ASTI, as industry leaders in optical technology. The Premier Partner program also presents Sky-Trax and its partners with global distribution channels, stronger reseller relationships, and increased availability of products that are growing in demand.
About Sky-Trax Inc.
Sky-Trax is the inventor and commercial provider of Optical Real-Time Location Systems for tracking goods, vehicles and guiding autonomous vehicles in any size facility. Sky-Trax revolutionary inch-accurate location tracking and automatic data collection systems are designed for indoor industrial vehicles; primarily in warehouses. Applications employing Sky-Trax Optical RTLS are economical and practical to deploy, allowing warehouse professionals to substantially increase safety and improve warehouse efficiency. The results are fewer safety incidents, much lower operating costs, improved inventory accuracy, and greater throughput. For more information, please visit www.Sky-Trax.com.
ASTI was founded in November 1982. The company focuses on providing global solutions for internal logistics with an emphasis on designing and manufacturing automatic transport and handling systems for a wide range of products, from small spare parts to big containers. ASTI´s activity is divided into three business areas: (1) Conveying and materials handling systems; (2) AGV systems; and (3) IT systems. In December 2000, ASTI was awarded "Company of the year" by Burgos Metal Businessmen Federation (FEMEBUR) for its continuous growth and contribution to the entrepreneurial industry in Burgos. In May 2008, ASTI was the only company nominated in three categories in the second congress of innovation in Castilla y León, organized by EXECYL foundation: innovative company, innovative product, and innovative service. ASTI was subsequently named winner of the "Innovative Product" category for its Dual Guided AGV (laser and magnetic).