Comprehensive information on the types and uses of packaging in material handling and warehousing with an emphasis on reusable and eco packaging.
Posted 06/06 · 09:10 PM · MMH Editorial
Spare parts, reliability and the ever-blurring line between packaging and processing continue to rank high among the factors shaping packaging and processing machinery purchases, according to “Key Attributes of Packaging & Processing Machinery and Suppliers 2012,” newly released by PMMI.
Posted 06/01 · 06:58 AM · MMH Editorial
When applying stretch wrap to a unit load applying stretch wrap to a unit load, many facilities rely on manpower. But wrapping by hand has its downsides, increasing the risk of worker injury and inefficiently using stretch film, says Steve Fleming, director of sales at the Wulftec/M.J. Maillis Group.
Posted 05/23 · 06:54 AM · MMH Editorial
The new facility is IFCO’s fifth U.S. service center, extending the company’s network in North America in support of the continued expansion of RPC use by leading grocery retailers throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Posted 05/14 · 05:26 PM · MMH Editorial
Smart Packaging Systems won the award for The Cube, a transport packaging system that enables companies to move their products from factory to store with maximum ef?ciency and full protection of the product.
Posted 05/09 · 01:04 PM · MMH Editorial
PMMI is has announced that PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2011 has been listed among the TSNN Top 250 — ranked 23rd in net square footage in 2011 by Trade Show News Network (TSNN).
Posted 05/09 · 09:22 AM · MMH Editorial
For the past 5 years Combi has been supporting its network of distributors by traveling across the United States and Canada providing live demonstrations of their affordable, custom end of line packaging equipment.
Posted 05/04 · 06:21 AM · MMH Editorial
Cermex, a leader in secondary packaging machinery and a subsidiary of the Tetra Laval group, has today announced it is acquiring Newtec Case Palletizing, an maker of palletizing systems, from the Newtec Group.
Posted 05/01 · 09:06 AM · MMH Editorial
Although the shift to lean, just-in-time practices on the assembly line is well documented, the pursuit of expense elimination in warehouses and DCs continues.
Posted 04/27 · 08:04 AM · MMH Editorial
CHEP, a industry leader in pallet and container pooling solutions, has joined with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) and other industry members to develop and test a new qualification for managers.
Posted 04/27 · 07:54 AM · MMH Editorial
PMMI's Board of Directors added 17 new companies to the PMMI membership at its April 14 meeting, held in conjunction with PMMI's Executive Leadership Conference.