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In the parcel industry, meeting service level demands is becoming increasingly tough. Shorter order lead times, later cut-off times, smaller orders and greater product diversity must all be considered. The need for maximum delivery reliability – with zero system faults – is also crucial.

Improved performance

Parcel handling companies expect the most cost-effective systems, with the highest available performance. Vanderlande understands what it takes to operate a successful depot. As such, logistic process automation plays a vital role in addressing today’s challenges in this market.

Complete systems

We strive for the improvement of your operational activities and the expansion of your logistical achievements. However, we do not believe in standard designs. Vanderlande ensures you have the best total solution to match your needs.

Our extensive portfolio of integrated solutions – innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services – results in the realisation of fast, reliable and efficient automation technology.

Every day, our systems sort more than 48 million parcels. These have been installed for the world’s leading parcel companies, including UPS, DHL, FedEx, and DPD. 

The next generation of scalable solutions

In order to meet any customer’s demands in full, Vanderlande has defined the next generation of scalable solutions – evolutions. They will allow these challenges to be met through an integrated portfolio of innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services.


DIRECTSORT can be easily adjusted to any depot’s ongoing needs and expanded to match future requirements.

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Our parcel solutions for your business

Life-cycle services

In a constantly evolving business environment, you need the support of reliable partners committed to your specific needs. Changing requirements and regulatory demands mean you may have to adapt your logistic processes and systems.

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Innovative systems

Rapid order fulfillment, shorter processing times, higher delivery frequencies and increased analysis of the cost-per-item handled, all demand optimum levels of flexibility and logistical performance.

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Intelligent software

Tighter schedules, higher volumes and increasing customer demands make intelligent software an essential part of the sorting process. In addition to hardware, it now forms a key part of Vanderlande’s proposition.

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Our parcel references


Fast forward – FAN Courier

We last visited FAN Courier in 2018 after two of Vanderlande’s CROSSORTERS were installed in its main hub on the outskirts of Bucharest. In the latest edition of this new series, we fast forward four years and return to the Romanian parcel company to see how this future-proof solution has helped it to successfully deal with changing circumstances.

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DHL Madrid

At the heart of DHL’s air hub at Barajas Adolfo Suarez Airport is a Vanderlande sortation solution capable of processing more than 24,000 packages per hour.

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Nova Poshta

Rapid growth presented a number of challenges to Nova Poshta. These included the need to maximise capacity, as well as invest in automation to improve its competitive position and fulfil ever-growing market demand.

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FAN Courier

Two Vanderlande CROSSORTERs and a TRAYSORTER are helping Romanian parcel company FAN Courier successfully embrace the benefits of automation.

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Rising parcel volumes and the additional demands of customers have forced French parcel distributor Ciblex to continuously improve its network and sortation processes.

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Take a tour in Vanderlande’s Innovation Centre

At Vanderlande, we continuously invest in new concepts, and at our Innovation Centre, our engineers develop cutting-edge solutions that help you keep pace with a constantly evolving landscape.

It is now possible to go ‘behind the scenes’ of Vanderlande’s innovations with an exclusive virtual 360-degree tour of our Innovation Centre.

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Our Parcel news & insights

October 18, 2022

Vanderlande and AWL join forces to develop robotic small-item picker

Vanderlande launched a new robot picking solution – Auto Induct – at the Parcel+Post Expo 2022 on 18 October in Frankfurt, Germany. Developed in collaboration with machine builder and robotics expert, AWL, Auto Induct allows for the robotic picking of small items from a bulk flow of parcels.

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May 12, 2021

Vanderlande cooperates with PostNord on new parcel sites in Finland

Vanderlande has been chosen to supply two state-of-the-art sortation systems to the PostNord Group – one of the leading parcel distribution companies in Scandinavia. Both sites are ‘greenfield’ projects and will use Vanderlande’s line sorter technology.

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October 23, 2020

Taking sustainability in the parcel industry to the next level

More than ever, we are being asked to quantify the sustainability levels of our solutions. But meeting compliancy lists is only the beginning. We’re already thinking about the bigger picture…

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