IoT in Logistics: The Revolution of the Pick-to-Light System

In the rapidly evolving world of logistics, the integration of advanced technologies is no longer a luxury but a necessity. Among the myriad of innovations, the Internet of Things (IoT) stands out, particularly in its enhancement of the Pick-to-Light (P2L) system. This combination is not only revolutionizing warehouse processes but also setting new standards for efficiency and accuracy.

Understanding the Pick-to-Light System

At its core, the Pick-to-Light system is a light-guided picking solution. It employs LED lights to guide warehouse workers, indicating which items to pick and in what quantity. This seemingly simple system has profound implications. It significantly reduces picking errors, streamlines processes, and boosts overall warehouse efficiency.

The Power of IoT in P2L

Integrating IoT with the P2L system elevates its capabilities. IoT sensors continuously collect data, and transmit them in real time even without the need for wired networks, providing insights into system performance. This real-time data allows warehouse managers to:

  • Optimize picking routes: Reducing the distance workers need to travel to pick items.
  • Minimize waiting times: Ensuring that items are ready for picking without unnecessary delays.
  • Enhance productivity: By analyzing peak picking times and adjusting workflows accordingly.

Meteca’s Unique Value Proposition

While the synergy of IoT and P2L is transformative, Meteca SA brings an additional layer of innovation to the table. We understand that every business has unique needs. That’s why, in addition to offering advanced IoT solutions, we provide:

  • Customizable Hardware: Meteca has developed its own hardware tools, in particular a family of radio frequency electronic modules with Briki technology, which can be adapted and customised to each customer’s specific needs. Whether it is a matter of varying the sensor range, changing the size of the hardware or integrating it with existing clients systems, Meteca’s technology is flexible and adaptable.
  • Customised Support Service: Implementing a new system can be daunting. Meteca’s team of experts is on hand to guide companies through every step of the process. From understanding the potential of the IoT in your logistics operations, to supporting your team, designing and producing the solution and ensuring a smooth implementation, our services ensure that companies can harness the full potential of the P2L system.


The fusion of the Pick-to-Light system with IoT, complemented by Meteca’s customizable hardware and expert consultation, represents the future of logistics. As the digital landscape continues to evolve, businesses need partners who can provide tailored solutions. Meteca SA is committed to driving innovation, ensuring that businesses are not just keeping up with the times but setting new industry standards.

Are you ready to revolutionize your logistics operations?

The digital landscape of logistics is evolving rapidly, and staying ahead requires the integration of advanced solutions. If you’re keen to explore how the Pick-to-Light system, enhanced with IoT, can benefit your operations, or if you have a specific project in mind, our team at Meteca SA is here to assist.

Contact Meteca SA today to discover how our tailored hardware solutions and expert consultation can drive efficiency and innovation in your logistics operations. Together, we can redefine the future of logistics.