Yodel conjures up Merlin2 parcel sorting system as volumes soar


 

Yodel’s engineering wizards have created a new sortation system called Merlin2, which it said will handle delicate and irregular shaped parcels in response to booming volumes. The system is located at Yodel’s Shaw sorting centre and is its second automated out of gauge facility following the original Merlin, introduced in Wednesbury in 2019. Merlin2 is capable of processing up to 2,900 one-metre-long items per hour and works alongside the larger, fully-automated sort at Shaw. Yodel said it is capable of […]