Comprehensive coverage of energy efficient technologies for sustainability in warehousing including lighting, climate control, hybrid lift trucks, conveyors and packaging.
Posted 06/04 · 09:56 AM · MMH Editorial
A new U.S. corrugated industry life cycle assessment (LCA) study shows a significant 32 percent reduction per unit in the industry's greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions between 2006 and 2010.
Posted 06/03 · 07:24 AM · MMH Editorial
New APICS survey finds that remanufacturing and reverse logistics are no longer niche competencies
Posted 06/02 · 12:29 PM · SCMR Editorial
This week opens Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco. This is generally a forum to announce new products, but the company is also likely to build upon its recent advances in supply chain visibility
Posted 05/21 · 09:43 AM · MMH Editorial
Intended for owners, plant managers, corporate executives, EHS managers and engineers, the conference will cover topics that equip attendees with information about executing and enhancing sustainable manufacturing operations.
Posted 05/01 · 07:00 AM · LM Editorial
A growing number of manufacturing companies are warming up to sustainability—taking aggressive steps to soften and shrink their environmental footprints. However, buy-in from those companies’ suppliers has been less encouraging.
Posted 04/30 · 12:35 PM · MMH Editorial
CHEP USA, the leading provider of managed pallet pooling solutions, has joined The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) in the Packaging Sector Working Group as well as the transportation committee of the organization.
Posted 03/18 · 10:36 AM · MMH Editorial
Former Walmart CEO Lee Scott told Tuesday morning’s keynote crowd that the technology-driven changes in logistics have been “profound” and will continue to change rapidly, but people can still count on some basics to stay the same.
Posted 03/07 · 11:37 AM · LM Editorial
Continuing its focus on sustainability and fuel efficiency, UPS announced this week that it intends to make a $70 million investment to purchase 1,000 propane package delivery trucks, as well as install fueling stations at 50 of its locations.
Posted 02/26 · 03:54 PM · MMH Editorial
Studies project the next few years of the forklift fuel cell, lithium-ion lift truck battery and 3D printer markets.
Posted 02/24 · 05:37 PM · MMH Editorial
Chargers comply with standards that went into effect in 2014 in both states.