Global Parcel Sortation System Market Analysis Report 2023: A $2.8 Billion Market by 2028 with Shoe Sorters to Delivery the Most Lucrative Opportunities

Dublin, Sept. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Parcel Sortation System Market by Type (Activated Roller Belt Sorters, Pop Up Sorters, Shoe Sorters, Cross Belt Sorters, Tilt Tray Sorters), Offering (Hardware, Software, Services), Application (Logistics, E-commerce) - Global Forecast to 2028" report has been added to's offering.

The parcel sortation system market is on track to achieve significant growth, with an estimated value of USD 2.0 billion in 2023, projected to reach USD 2.8 billion by 2028. This impressive growth trajectory is underpinned by a robust compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.0% throughout the forecast period.

The market analysis delves into a comprehensive segmentation based on offering, type, application, and region, providing valuable insights into the driving forces, constraints, opportunities, and challenges that shape the market's evolution. This holistic report strikes a balance between qualitative and quantitative aspects, enriching its analytical depth.

The surging demand for swifter parcel delivery is a pivotal growth catalyst for the parcel sortation system market. These systems are designed to accommodate higher throughput capacity, yielding substantial cost benefits. Additionally, they enhance safety and security in parcel sorting operations.

In North America, the market expansion can be attributed to the region's robust presence of prominent logistics and e-commerce enterprises. Technological advancement and widespread internet penetration amplify this growth, while a well-established third-party logistics (3PL) network bolsters the warehousing sector.

Furthermore, the revitalization of existing airports in the region has precipitated the augmentation and expansion of baggage handling systems, significantly contributing to the parcel sortation system market's expansion.

Key players in this market landscape include prominent entities like Vanderlande from the Netherlands, Beumer Group from Germany, Honeywell International from the US, Bastian Solutions from the US, and Fives from France. This competitive landscape underscores the industry's dynamism and the strategic initiatives adopted by major players to maintain their competitive edge.

Cross Belt Sorters to hold largest market share of Loop parcel sortation system market in 2022.

Some of the key technologies used in cross belt sortation includes automated diverters & sorters, scanning & identification systems, control software & algorithms, integration with WMS, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), data analytics & reporting, conveyor belt control & tracking, automated dimensions & weighing.

Cross belt sorters are ideal for e-commerce, retail, warehouses and distribution centers with challenging layouts and limited space. Moreover, sortation destinations through horizontal cross belt sorters can be oriented in several ways enabling users to both better utilize space and achieve optimal sortation system performance.

E-commerce application is to grow with the highest CAGR during the forecast period

The increasing popularity of online retail and e-commerce companies has resulted in the need for these companies to process orders in the form of millions of parcels per day, which ultimately poses a major challenge for the companies. Parcel sortation systems are highly scalable and flexible, making them well-suited for the dynamic nature of the e-commerce industry.

Moreover, Systems for sorting packages automate and streamline the procedure, minimizing errors and the need for manual labor. Businesses may significantly reduce labor, transportation, and total logistics costs by optimizing sorting and routing activities.

Highlighted Points from the Parcel Sortation System Market Analysis:

  • The parcel sortation system market offers attractive growth opportunities, driven by the rising automation trends in the logistics and e-commerce industries.
  • The hardware segment is a significant contributor to the market, accounting for the largest market size in 2022.
  • Linear parcel sortation systems, specifically shoe sorters, are expected to lead the market in terms of type during the forecast period.
  • Within applications, the logistics segment is anticipated to capture the largest share of the parcel sortation system market in 2023.
  • Geographically, China is projected to register the highest compound annual growth rate (CAGR) in the parcel sortation system market from 2023 to 2028.

Key Attributes:

Report AttributeDetails
No. of Pages229
Forecast Period2023 - 2028
Estimated Market Value (USD) in 2023$2 Billion
Forecasted Market Value (USD) by 2028$2.8 Billion
Compound Annual Growth Rate7.0%
Regions CoveredGlobal

Market Dynamics


  • Labor Cost Inflation and Increase in Industrial Automation
  • Thriving E-Commerce Industry and Subsequent Rise in Adoption of Parcel Sortation Systems
  • Rising Demand for Faster Parcel Delivery


  • High Costs Related to Deployment and Maintenance of Parcel Sortation Systems


  • Emerging Application Areas of Parcel Sorting Systems
  • Integration of Emerging Technologies, Such as AI, Industry 4.0, and IoT, with Sorting Systems


  • Real-Time Technical Issues During Sortation
  • Requirement for High Initial Investments

Value Chain Analysis

  • Ecosystem Mapping
  • Trends/Disruptions Impacting Customer Business

Case Study Analysis

  • Ups Developed Orion System to Improve Route Planning and Package Sorting Processes
  • Zalando Uses Ferag's Parcel Sortation System in Its Distribution Centers
  • Market Assessment for Optimizing Reverse Logistics Through Parcel Sortation

Technology Analysis

  • Predictive Analytics
  • Internet of Things
  • Industry 4.0
  • Machine Learning

Trends Impacting Parcel Sortation System Market

  • Automation and Robotics
  • Modular and Scalable Systems
  • Real-Time Tracking and Traceability
  • Integration with Last-Mile Delivery
  • Sustainable Solutions
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) Optimization

Company Profiles

Key Players

  • Vanderlande
  • Beumer Group
  • Honeywell International
  • Bastian Solutions
  • Fives
  • Siemens
  • Dematic
  • Interroll
  • Invata Intralogistics
  • Murata Machinery

Other Players

  • Amh Material Handling
  • Atmos
  • Bowe Systec
  • Conveyco
  • Dorner
  • Equinox Mhe
  • Eurosort
  • Falcon Autotech
  • Iconvey
  • Intralox
  • Knapp
  • Okura Yusoki
  • Pitney Bowes
  • Solystic
  • Viastore Systems

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