November 2017 Modern Materials Handling Issue

In this issue:
  • Lodge Manufacturing: Distribution cast in iron
  • Reader Survey: Annual salary survey results
  • Special Report: Top 20 ADC suppliers
  • Equipment Report: Android's growth in the warehouse
  • Information Management: Labeling and marking


IN THIS ISSUE
By · November 6, 2017
A new facility, iPhones and a new WMS allowed cookware manufacturer Lodge to double its business for the fourth time in 20 years and shorten order delivery time from 10 days to three.


By · November 6, 2017
Materials handling professionals continue to be satisfied with their work and their rewards, although more than a few wish their employers would also invest in updated technology.


By · November 5, 2017
As more Automatic Data Capture (ADC) technology is being put to work, we see more innovation unfold.


By · November 3, 2017
After two years of sluggish sales, ADC suppliers saw their sales increase as a growing number of companies turn to ADC to accommodate the demands of e-commerce and omni-channel.


By · November 3, 2017
The Android operating system got its start in consumer tech, but is gaining share in consumer and rugged devices. Here’s the rundown on how this shift impacts operations in productivity, visual instruction options and worker comfort.


By · November 3, 2017
To address the AIDC challenges of e-commerce and omni-channel, labeling and marking suppliers are ensuring the information contained within each printed bar code is read with 100% accuracy every time.


By · November 3, 2017
Automated packaging system builds custom shipping cartons around single-, multi-line orders every seven seconds.


By · November 3, 2017
Modern Materials Handling's staff sat down for a short interview to discuss how technology is enabling a more connected and engaged workforce.


By · November 3, 2017
Given their higher operating costs, cold storage environments stand to benefit most from fleet management best practices.


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From the November 2017 Modern Materials Handling Issue
A new facility, iPhones and a new WMS allowed cookware manufacturer Lodge to double its business for the fourth time in 20 years and shorten order delivery time from 10 days to three.
10th Annual Salary Survey: The Price of Performance
Let’s put Automatic Data Capture (ADC) Technology to Work
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EDITORS' PICKS
Lodge Manufacturing: Distribution Cast in Iron
A new facility, iPhones and a new WMS allowed cookware manufacturer Lodge to double its business for...
Rochester Drug Cooperative: Robots ready for work
It’s still early stages, but Rochester Drug Cooperative is proving that mobile robotic piece...

System Report: Pouch sorter powers Stage’s fulfillment needs
How a hometown department store chain transformed its e-fulfillment processes with pouch sortation...
Cubing and Weighing Equipment: Measure Up
The use of cubing and weighing equipment is growing beyond dimensional weight applications.