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Murata Machinery wins logistics automation award

Wins 2019 Japan Logistics Automation Solutions Provider of the Year Award

November 1, 2019

SINGAPORE – Murata Machinery Ltd was honored with the 2019 Japan Logistics Automation Solutions Provider of the Year Award at the annual Frost & Sullivan Intelligent Mobility Japan event held at the American Club, Tokyo.

The company’s focus on developing one-stop solutions enabled Murata to emerge as a leading firm in the logistics automation industry, with dominance in Japan and across Asia-Pacific. Providing advanced IoT monitoring system that offers preventive and predictive maintenance services, the company continuously enhances its products.

Vivek Vaidya, associate partner and senior vice-president, mobility practice, Asia Pacific at Frost & Sullivan said that Murata’s continual drive for innovation has been key to its success.

“Murata Machinery, Ltd’s Premex XIO smart automated guidance vehicle (AGV) significantly enhances the flexibility of transport lines based on various production and distribution scenarios, thereby achieving cost-effective operations for clients. Clients also reported increased productivity through the optimized use of Shuttliner, Murata’s advanced logistics sorting solution,” Vaidya noted.

The recipients of the annual Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific Best Practices Awards were identified based on an in-depth research conducted by Frost & Sullivan’s analysts. The award categories offered each year are carefully reviewed and evaluated to reflect the current market landscape and include new emerging trends.

Short-listed companies were evaluated on a variety of actual market performance indicators which include revenue growth; market share and growth in market share; leadership in product innovation; marketing strategy and business development strategy.