Inbound and Returns Sortation

Effective supply chain networks design their facilities with efficient flow and scalable operations in mind. Inbound and Returns are two key areas of operation that could benefit greatly from automation. tSort’s modular and flexible design makes it perfectly adaptable for inbound and returns use cases and the robust tWES warehouse execution software can be designed and configured based on each unique operation to deliver maximum usability of the system in various applications.

The tSort system can handle a variety of shapes and sizes of returned products.


Wide Range of Unit Handling

tSort™ offers multiple tray and crossbelt designs, optimized for different products, that can be easily changed, resulting in a broader range of product handling compared to traditional systems.

Manage Seasonal Demand

tSort™ can be set up and operating in just a few days to enable flexible processing of seasonal returns and then stored or repurposed for order fulfillment.

Reduced Capital Investment

Whether picking via automated goods to person technologies or manually, the batch efficiencies driven by tSort™ results in a lower total fulfillment capital investment.


Flexible, modular, and portable – switch sort plans on the fly, add a robot in seconds, sort destinations in hours, “Lift and Shift” capabilities allows moves to other sites.

Labor Reduction

Reduces labor dramatically – Batch picking with tSort™ consolidation is 50% of traditional store order fulfillment.

Infrastructure Friendly

Its modular design eliminates extensive and lengthy facility investments and trims installation and commissioning timelines from months to days. Can be deployed in almost any existing space.

Watch the video below to learn more about the robust applications and unique capabilities of the tSort™ system.