TrueSort®

Automated, high-speed parcel sorting.

The TrueSort is an ultra-flexible solution for parcel sorting that provides outstanding throughput rates. Plus, it provides a choice of multiple sorting technologies including the tilt tray, bomb bay, push tray, shoe sorter and others. Whatever the parcel volume or characteristics, the TrueSort is the right fit for the application.

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How TrueSort can enhance your business.

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More efficient

Process parcels with greater speed and accuracy than manual sorting.

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Accurate results

Produce accurate parcel read rates with best-in-class cameras, lighting and software.

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Cost savings

Reduce parcel fulfillment and labor costs with parcel sorting automation.

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Precise data tracking

Business logic processing software provides access to the full parcel processing data stream for tracking and reporting.

Overview

The TrueSort is an example of Pitney Bowes state-of-the-art parcel automation solutions. Whether sorting parcels in sacks or cartons, singular or in bulk, TrueSort is a customisable solution that suits any induction scenario.

In-line scale and 3D measurement options are available for all weigh on-the-fly, dimensioning and certification needs. Depending on the size, type and fragility of the parcels, a variety of automatic printing and labeling solutions can be integrated into the TrueSort solution. Since throughput and material handling requirements vary widely in parcel sorting, the TrueSort offers an extensive range of integrated diversion systems.

Specifications

Design throughput

Tilt
6-12k trays per hour

Push
5-10k trays per hour

Bomb bay
6-14k trays per hour

Shoe
2-5k trays per hour

Induction

Tilt
Manual placement on trays

Push
Manual placement on trays

Bomb bay
Manual placement on trays

Shoe
Automated induction lanes

Barcode/OCR/Image capture options

Tilt
Inline on the transport, top-facing

Push
Inline on the transport, top-facing

Bomb bay
Inline on the transport, top-facing

Shoe
Inline on the transport, up to 5 sides

Weight & dimension capture

Tilt
Offline encoding desks

Push
Offline encoding desks

Bomb bay
Offline encoding desks

Shoe
Inline on the transport

Product mix

Tilt
Sorts full product mix including irregular small items.

Push
Sorts full product mix including irregular small items. Gentle transfer of fragile items.

Bomb bay
Sorts full product mix including irregular small items. Exit drop limits used for fragile items.

Shoe
Sorts large and heavy packages. Not ideal for regular and small items.

Maximum dimensions (L x W x D)

Tilt
13" x 13" x 10"

Push
40” x 28” x 20”

Bomb bay
43” x 25” x 12”

Shoe
59” x 35” x 35”

Minimum dimensions (L x W x D)

Tilt
None

Push
None

Bomb bay
4” x 4” x .5”

Shoe
4” x 4” x .5”

Product weight

Tilt
.22 – 10lbs

Push 
.22 – 53lbs dual tray

.22 – 26lbs single tray

Bomb bay
.22 – 22lbs

Shoe
.22 – 110lbs

Tilt
0.1 - 4.5kg

Push
0.1 - 24kg dual tray
0.1 - 12kg single tray

Bombay
0.1 - 10kg

Shoe
0.1 - 50kg

Tilt
0.1 - 4.5kg

Push
0.1 - 24kg dual tray
0.1 - 12kg single tray

Bombay
0.1 - 10kg

Shoe
0.1 - 50kg

Tilt
0.1 - 4.5kg

Push
0.1 - 24kg dual tray
0.1 - 12kg single tray

Bombay
0.1 - 10kg

Shoe
0.1 - 50kg

Tilt
0.1 - 4.5kg

Push
0.1 - 24kg dual tray
0.1 - 12kg single tray

Bombay
0.1 - 10kg

Shoe
0.1 - 50kg

Tilt
0.1 - 4.5kg

Push
0.1 - 24kg dual tray
0.1 - 12kg single tray

Bombay
0.1 - 10kg

Shoe
0.1 - 50kg

Tilt
0.1 - 4.5kg

Push
0.1 - 24kg dual tray
0.1 - 12kg single tray

Bombay
0.1 - 10kg

Shoe
0.1 - 50kg

Layout options

Tilt
Linear or loop configuration

Push
Loop configuration

Bomb bay
Loop configuration

Shoe
Linear configuration

Sort to

Tilt
Sacks, carts, gaylords

Push
Sacks, carts, gaylords

Bomb bay
Sacks, carts, gaylords

Shoe
Gravity feed, controlled descent