SOURCE: Seegrid Corp.

Seegrid Corp.

April 26, 2010 07:00 ET

Seegrid Brings Production Efficiencies to YUSA Corporation

Automotive Parts Supplier Rolls Out Seegrid GP8 Industrial Mobile Robots

CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwire - April 26, 2010) - NA 2010 - Seegrid Corporation (www.seegrid.com), the leader in Industrial Mobile Robots, today announced YUSA Corporation is adopting Seegrid's GP8 robots as part of its workforce at its Washington Courthouse, Ohio, facility.

YUSA Corporation is an industry leader in the manufacturing of automotive rubber components, specializing in engine mountings (conventional and hydro), bushings, tubes and hoses. YUSA's commitment to complete customer satisfaction has helped to develop and grow a strong customer base.

"We are excited to have YUSA join the Seegrid customer family. YUSA's commitment to customer satisfaction and quality is demonstrated daily in its business initiatives and is something we feel strongly about with our robots and how they impact our customers," said Scott Friedman, CEO, Seegrid Corp. "Our team worked closely with YUSA to analyze and identify the areas where our robots could provide the greatest impact around the company's process improvement initiatives, focusing on improving product flow and decreasing material handling costs."

"Our goal is to improve product flow from the end of the assembly line to the warehouse in order to minimize disruptions to manufacturing and maintain service levels for customer shipments," said John Welling, plant manager, YUSA Corporation. "The GP8 easily integrates into our existing processes and works alongside our workforce, which helps drive performance and savings."

Seegrid's Industrial Mobile Robots are used by distribution and manufacturing companies to move pallets and product from location to location, facility wide. Whether the application is putaway or pallet transfers, or parts delivery to the line or end-of-line transfers, Seegrid robots are designed to help companies reduce operating costs, improve flexibility and increase scalability across their operations.

To learn more go to www.seegrid.com/newsroom. Or call 1.877.SEEGRID.

About Seegrid Corporation
Seegrid (www.seegrid.com) brings a new class of affordable industrial mobile robots (IMR) to the material handling industry. The company's products are simple to deploy, easy to learn, and reduce transport costs by up to 80 percent. From integrating with WMS process workflows, to complying with industrial safety standards, Seegrid understands the investments made by existing businesses and is committed to providing products that leverage current investments and support improvement initiatives.

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