Sunday, March 04, 2012
The St. Onge Company has announced that John M. Hill has joined the company as a Director who will focus on manufacturing, distribution and warehousing systems and operations.
Thursday, March 01, 2012
The ISM reported that the PMI in February, its index used to measure manufacturing activity, was 52.4, which is down from January’s 54.1, which was the highest PMI reading since June 2011.
Posted on 03/01 at 02:26 PM
As a proud sponsor of East Carolina University (ECU) Athletics, NMHG presented a check for $20,200 to United Way of Pitt County during Wednesday night’s basketball game versus Marshall in Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Flo-Pallet, a provider of a new highly specialized material and manufacturing process for reusable pallets, has joined the Reusable Packaging Association. The company joined the RPA during the recent Modex show in Atlanta.
Millwood, a leader and innovator of unit load and packaging systems, has acquired National Packaging Specialists, a national distributor of engineered packaging films, tape, hoods, air bags and other industrial packaging products to the U.S. and Canada.
Posted on 02/29 at 10:34 PM
Snyder Industries, a division of Tank Holding Company and a leading manufacturer of polyethylene and steel material handling products, signed a letter of intent to acquire the ongoing Rotonics Manufacturing facilities located in Bensenville, Ill., and Commerce City, Colo., as well as the marketing and design operations in Indianapolis, Ind.
Designed as a follow-up to Fundamentals of Warehousing and Distribution, Volume 1: An Introductory Course in Material Handling, Volume 2 builds upon the equipment based information of Volume 1 and delves more deeply into the functions these equipment and processes serve in a warehousing environment.
Ray Niemeyer has been appointed MHIA's Educational Services Director and will assume Allan's former role in the TCEP and Fundamentals of Warehousing programs.
Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) recently donated $6,700 from the participants in its first-ever Industry Night to the Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc. (MHEFI).
A round-up of packaging news from the recent materials handling tradeshow, Modex 2012.