Friday, August 01, 2014
The PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth, increased 1.8 percent to 57.1 in July. This is 1.8 percent higher than the 12-month average of 55.3. The PMI has grown in 18 of the last 20 months, with economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanding for the last 14 months as the overall economy was up for the 62nd consecutive month.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Open Sky Group, an independent consulting company specializing in warehouse management system (WMS) implementations, is has announced that it has been chosen by JDA Software as a U.S. Reseller for the JDA Warehouse Management System and other add-on applications.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
The CMMS allows on-site maintenance teams to more effectively manage maintenance activities while increasing uptime and operating performance of automated materials handling systems and other infrastructure systems at the user’s site.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Located in the city of Jundiai, in the state of São Paulo, the plant has been configured for the assembly of selected automatic data capture product lines.
Gor the first half of 2014, NRF said that retail sales were up just 2.9 percent compared to the first six months of 2013, with sales through the end of the year expected to be up 3.9 percent annually.
Posted on 07/29 at 10:14 AM
Quarterly Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing Forecast (MHEM) indicates growth on horizon for industry.
Xtreme RFID manufactures rugged RFID tags that fully encapsulate RFID inlays in a one piece plastic housing to protect it from chemicals, water, impact, temperatures, and other unforgiving elements.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, a world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today announced the signing of a definitive share purchase agreement for Dassault Systèmes to acquire Quintiq, a leading provider of on-premise and on-cloud supply chain and Operations Planning & Optimization software, for approximately €250 million
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Study suggests solutions for filling the talent gap, including the development of robust ties with the education system.