Thursday, June 05, 2014
Industrial Truck Association raises awareness on importance of operator training at June 10 event
In his new role, Schmit will oversee all departments at Webb and is in charge with leading the company to future growth.
Posted on 06/05 at 05:49 AM
Daifuku Webb •
To better serve customer demand in northern Ohio, Hy-Tek Integrated Systems/Cleveland has added three engineering and sales professionals to its 13-person material handling team.
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
The NMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth, increased 1.1 percent in May to 56.3 for its highest level since August 2013, when it checked in at 57.9. A reading above 50 represents growth. May’s NMI is 1.8 percent higher than the 12-month average of 54.5 and represents the 52nd consecutive month of growth in the non-manufacturing sector.
Posted on 06/04 at 01:40 PM
Global authority on manufacturing intelligence reaches goal in five years instead of 10 to help fund research, cures for pediatric cancer and other deadly diseases.
Posted on 06/04 at 11:20 AM
A new U.S. corrugated industry life cycle assessment (LCA) study shows a significant 32 percent reduction per unit in the industry's greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions between 2006 and 2010.
PMMI expects nearly 30,000 packaging and processing professionals representing a host of manufacturing markets, including food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and cosmetics and personal care to attend this year’s edition of EXPO PACK México.
Posted on 06/04 at 07:08 AM
Pack Expo •
The initiative aims at enhancing collaboration among regional representative bodies for the benefit of the world material handling industry.
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
New San Diego location to be headed by Micheal Ghandy, director of sales.
Sponsored by the Industrial Truck Association (ITA), National Forklift Safety Day serves as a focal point for manufacturers to highlight the safe use of forklifts and the importance of operator training. It also provides an opportunity for the industry to educate customers, policymakers and the administration on forklift operating safety practices.