Complete coverage of the latest Material Handling technologies with a focus on plastic and nestable pallet totes and wire and mesh bulk containers.
Posted 09/23 · 03:08 PM · LM Editorial
The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners recently voted in favor of port staff’s recommendation to eliminate a never-used container fee created nearly six years ago to help finance major rail, highway and bridge improvement projects.
Posted 09/13 · 11:06 AM · LM Editorial
Four global shipping industry organizations are calling on the International Maritime Organization to approve a “carefully negotiated and crafted compromise” this fall that aims to address the problem of misdeclared cargo container weights
Posted 09/01 · 08:11 AM · MMH Editorial
PK USA optimizes parts storage and materials handling to continue growth without expanding its warehouse.
Posted 08/29 · 08:03 AM · LM Editorial
Ocean cargo carriers comprising the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement Westbound section contend that there is an “urgent need” to begin rate restoration efforts in anticipation of fourth quarter cargo growth.
Posted 08/21 · 08:11 AM · MMH Editorial
Company offers bulk containers, a refurbishment program and a recycling program.
Posted 07/03 · 09:53 AM · MMH Editorial
RPCs reduce solid waste and use less water and energy across produce applications
Posted 07/02 · 03:08 PM · LM Editorial
Ocean cargo carriers comprising the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) have announced a guideline peak season surcharge (PSS) of $400 per 40-foot container from Asia to all U.S. destinations, effective August 1.
Posted 06/25 · 03:46 PM · LM Editorial
In this exclusive interview, we investigate what makes Box Ships run
Posted 06/10 · 04:30 PM · LM Editorial
Import volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to increase 1.1 percent in June over the same month last year, reflecting modest growth expectations as retailers head toward the back-to-school and holiday seasons, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates
Posted 05/29 · 09:15 AM · LM Editorial
California shippers got some very good news this week, when it was announced that the Port of Oakland has appointed a veteran executive director. The man named is an exceptional professional with a deep maritime background.