Dematic acquires Reddwerks

by MM&D Online Staff

ATLANTA, GEORGIA—Dematic has acquired Reddwerks Corporation. Reddwerks produces Warehouse Execution Software (WES).

Reddwerks will operate as a subsidiary of Dematic under the tradename Dematic Reddwerks, offering an enhanced software suite that provides responsive order fulfillment to Dematic and Dematic Reddwerks customers.

“We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Reddwerks and to promote our ability to design, develop and deliver “On Demand” software solutions that will enhance automation technologies to dynamically optimize warehouse and distribution functions,” said Ulf Henriksson, Dematic president and CEO in a release. “Our expanded offering will enable customers to respond to today’s dynamic demands, providing a unique and unprecedented combination of automation and software that maximizes employee efficiency and minimizes customer investment.”

Dematic Reddwerks is located in Austin, Texas.

“The Reddwerks team is excited to join the Dematic organization and leverage our proprietary Distribution Science methodology, founded on operations research, to deliver industry leading operational performance metrics. We look forward to introducing our integrated platform and unmatched solutions to customers in the modern apparel, retail, manufacturing and general merchandise market sectors,” stated Alex Ramirez, Dematic Reddwerks vice-president.