Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Developments include qualification of sit-down counterbalanced forklifts to operate with fuel cells and deployment of France’s first fleet of hydrogen fuel cell-powered forklifts.
Pregis Corp.’s new On Point iPad app features robust information to help packagers make correct protective packaging decisions for their specific product requirements.
Monday, April 23, 2012
A new website offering product solutions for business and industrial customers
HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management software, announced that it has relocated its corporate headquarters to the Normandale Lake Office Park in Bloomington, Minn.
According to the Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA), the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) at the U.S. Dept. of Energy recently released an update to the State Incentives & Resource Database which provides access to nearly 4,800 energy incentive programs searchable by location (region, state, city, or zip code).
Posted on 04/23 at 11:12 AM
Thursday, April 19, 2012
MHIA forecasts growth of 8.0% to 9.0% for 2012 and 12.0% in 2013
Posted on 04/19 at 09:24 PM
Automated materials handling services provider Intelligrated said that it has launched a series of educational events at its St. Louis-based facility in conjunction with National Robotics Week. Company officials said that these educational events center on building interest in robotics engineering for local and international students.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Sealed Air today unveiled a brand-new mobile application developed to arm distributors with the most current information, images and videos of Sealed Air protective packaging products and systems.
In the spirit of National Robotics Week, Motoman Robotics, a division of Yaskawa America, Inc., hosted student groups from local high schools, provided facility tours, and spoke to
them on the roles they could play in the future of our business.
Monday, April 16, 2012
Data released today by the United States Department of Commerce and the National Retail Federation (NRF) indicated that slow economic momentum is ongoing, with both concerns reporting that March retail sales showed growth.
Posted on 04/16 at 01:43 PM