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Tuesday, June 03, 2014
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.
New APICS survey finds that remanufacturing and reverse logistics are no longer niche competencies
Monday, June 02, 2014
Manufacturing activity remained in growth territory last month, with nearly across the board increases in some of its key metrics, according to the May edition of the Non-Manufacturing Report on Business from the Institute for Supply Management (ISM).
Posted on 06/02 at 01:27 PM
U.S.-bound waterborne shipments in April—at 1,183,455—were up 9 percent annually, and the number of global manufacturers shipping to the U.S in April—at 169,947—was up 3 percent.
Posted on 06/02 at 09:52 AM
Global Trade •
Friday, May 30, 2014
Hammond bring 30 years of experience in freight forwarding and contract logistics, worked for UPS and Emery Worldwide.
Skilled worker shortage concerns heightened by industry growth.
TECSYS, an industry-leading supply chain management software company, today announced it has signed an agreement to purchase all of the shares of Logi-D Holding, a leading provider of point-of-use technology for supply chain automation servicing hospitals and healthcare organizations.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Components, cameras, lighting and software each up by 25% or more.
U.S. deficit rises 8% in first quarter, Chinese surplus declines 8%; likely low export growth, rising deficit for U.S. through 2014.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
The company engineers and manufactures custom reusable trays, returnable containers, and other packaging products for transportation and process applications.