Complete coverage of the latest Material Handling technologies with a focus on plastic and nestable pallet totes and wire and mesh bulk containers.
Posted 11/03 · 03:57 PM · LM Editorial
While there’s always been a lot of talk about ocean shipper/carrier collaboration, most of the examples have been largely symbolic. A recent exception to that rule, though, surfaced this week with the announcement that
AgTC and TSA would work together to address fresh amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea.
Posted 11/02 · 04:23 PM · LM Editorial
In the wake of a summer-long labor shortage hampering dockside operations, the Port of Oakland now maintains that its “efficiency task force” is ready to establish new benchmarks for cargo throughput.
Posted 11/01 · 07:09 AM · MMH Editorial
Match the right-sized box to contents faster, easier with automatically captured dimensional data.
Posted 10/12 · 12:02 PM · LM Editorial
“We’re pleased with the ongoing buildup of import cargo,” said Maritime Director John Driscoll. “Our job now is to maintain the momentum.”
Posted 10/08 · 03:33 PM · LM Editorial
Slowing global trade and a bloated orderbook of large vessel capacity mean that container shipping is set for another three years of overcapacity and financial pain, according to the latest Container Forecaster report published by global shipping consultancy Drewry.
Posted 10/02 · 08:51 AM · MMH Editorial
University of Tennessee Knoxville's college of engineering uses storage products to support parts inventory management education.
Posted 09/21 · 01:32 PM · LM Editorial
The Port of Oakland said today it’s nearly a third of the way through its annual maintenance dredging program for 2015.
Posted 09/14 · 12:20 PM · LM Editorial
With the approach of Peak Season, California’s third largest container port reports increased import volumes.
Posted 09/14 · 10:46 AM · LM Editorial
As one might expect, The Third Annual Global Supply Chain Excellence Summit staged by the USC Marshal School of Business last week placed a major focus on Southern California ports.
Posted 09/09 · 08:16 AM · LM Editorial
Carriers see a bottom in the market, expect pent-up Q4 demand ahead, as rates hover at or near below-cost levels.