Thursday, September 01, 2011
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Posted on 09/01 at 02:41 PM
Pack Expo 2011 •
While manufacturing may be experiencing a bit of a slowdown, the overall numbers in the August edition of the Institute for Supply Management’s Manufacturing (ISM) Report on Business still point to growth.
Posted on 09/01 at 02:01 PM
While the logistics real estate market finished 2010 on a strong note, various factors—such as high oil and gas prices, debt issues in the U.S. and abroad, the earthquake and tsunami in Japan contributed to the very real possibility that the first half of 2011 would not be as fortunate.
Posted on 09/01 at 01:10 PM
Pat Lancaster at Lantech talks to Modern about lean principles in unitizing, containment force and the decision-making process in buying equipment.
Intralox received the Innovator of the Year award in the Packaging Machinery category of the 2011 Greener Package Awards competition.
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has awarded Jervis B. Webb Company a patent for its Automatic Transport Loading System and Method as well as for its Variable Path for automated guided vehicles.
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Nissan Forklift Corporation earned California Air Resources Board (CARB) certification for its 2012 model year, large spark-ignited engines, making it the first forklift manufacturer to gain certification for its own line of industrial engines.
Thursday, August 25, 2011
As materials handling projects become more complex, end users are demanding more of their project managers, not just their systems.
IKEA’s new DC employs a global warehouse design and best practices to serve a growing regional market.
A new horizontal carousel system delivered a 100 percent increase in picking productivity with a 50 percent reduction in labor hours for Gardner Denver