Comprehensive coverage of the ergonomics of the material handling and warehousing industry providing information about workstations, lifting devices and positioning devices.
Posted 11/10 · 11:17 AM · LM Editorial
Fifteen months ago USA Cycling decided to trade in its manual inventory management system and roll into an On-Demand Software-as-a-Service Warehouse Management System. Today, this fluid organization is now tracking the movement of all of its equipment, clothing, and nutritional goods around the world.
Posted 11/09 · 12:35 PM · LM Editorial
Metro Atlanta-based dedicated short-haul truckload carrier James Brown Contracting Inc. (Brown Trucking) recently announced it has acquired West Brothers’ Companies, a Durham, N.C.-based provider of transportation, logistics, and leasing of commercial fleet services in the southeast.
Posted 10/27 · 04:55 AM · MMH Editorial
Capable of handling plastic and wood pallets, the dairy case palletizing system palletizes two full pallets per minute.
Posted 10/25 · 04:46 AM · MMH Editorial
The continuous motion Tritium multipacker includes the RoboWand programmable path wrapping section for enhanced versatility, ease of changeover, and finished product quality.
Posted 10/22 · 04:32 AM · MMH Editorial
Continuously conveying full and empty bottles, cans, jars and similar containers up or down are mass flow spiral conveyors.
Posted 10/22 · 04:28 AM · MMH Editorial
The GSL10 horizontal case packer handles up to 10 cases per minute and does not require part changes to accommodate different case sizes.
Posted 10/21 · 01:00 PM · MMH Editorial
MODEX 2012, the industry’s newest trade show for the materials handling, manufacturing, distribution and supply chain market, has a format similar to MHIA’s ProMat event, which is scheduled for March 21 – 24, 2011 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Posted 10/21 · 11:41 AM · MMH Editorial
Simpson was recognized for volunteer efforts as well as innovative accomplishments.
Posted 10/20 · 11:25 AM · MMH Editorial
The company’s new Class V pneumatic tire forklift tackled an unusual application when it hauled the winning pumpkin at Pumpkinfest 2010 in New Bremen, Ohio
Posted 10/20 · 09:21 AM · LM Editorial
A new report from supply chain consultancy Armstrong & Associates Inc. states that United States-based commercial warehousing revenue will hit $50 billion in 2010. The report notes that combined contract and public warehousing revenues are expected to top 2008 levels by 2 percent after a 2009 decline. And it added that the contract and public warehousing market now represents 45 percent of the entire U.S. warehousing market.