Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Motoman Robótica do Brasil and Yaskawa Eléctrico do Brasil Ltd, divisions of Yaskawa America, Inc. (YAI) jointly announce their expansion plans in the Sao Paulo area of Brazil.
The University of Michigan School of Nursing study found significant differences between measured and perceived hearing loss, and suggests health care providers need better methods of testing and protecting hearing among factory workers.
Monday, July 16, 2012
Data from both Commerce and NRF showed that retail sales decreased on a sequential basis in June for the third consecutive month. This marks the first time retail sales have fallen for three straight months since late 2008.
Posted on 07/16 at 10:38 AM
The North American pallet industry is responding to the changing needs of its customers by offering fully independent pools of nine block pallets nationwide.
Friday, July 13, 2012
A new automated storage solution is a new take on an old technology for a niche solution
Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU), the supplier of the number one selling lift truck in North America, is partnering with its network of Toyota Industrial Equipment (TIE) dealers to expand the “Giving Veterans a Lift” program.
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Bruce N. Scholnick, who has led the National Wooden Pallet and Container Association (NWPCA) as its president and CEO through a number of dynamic industry shifts, has died.
Novel will become part of the company's materials handling segment with Akro-Mils, Buckhorn and Myers do Brasil.
An improving economy gives businesses an opportunity to reassess their strategies, plans and tactics as well as the impetus to tune up their operations.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
A new solution brings together lights, voice and bar code scanning into one solution