Sunday, December 01, 2013
The mere possibility of a hydrogen ignition can lead to big costs for an operation, but a solid monitoring plan can put workers, inspectors and insurance companies at ease.
The advantages of plastic strapping are driving a trend to replace steel for product unitization.
A look back at Modern's system reports featured in 2013.
Big acquisitions, an improving economy and some new players change the landscape heading into 2014.
Monday, November 25, 2013
Our industry needs to listen carefully to our customers to stay ahead of the e-fulfillment game.
Panjiva reported that U.S.-bound waterborne shipments in October—at 1,178,389—were up 2 percent compared to September and up 19 percent annually.
Posted on 11/25 at 11:37 AM
This complimentary white paper describes the various challenges associated with common material handling solutions, such as manpower, forklifts and pallet jacks, and further highlights the how utilizing battery-operated tug devices can streamline material handling applications while improving safety and enhancing worker productivity—ultimately increasing a company’s bottom line.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
The SDI Executive Logistics Forum will be held in Las Vegas in early February.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Company becomes RIA's 19th Certified Robot Integrator.
Commerce reported that October retail sales at $428.1 billion were up 0.4 percent compared to September and up 3.9 percent compared to October 2012, and the NRF eported that October retail sales, which exclude autos, gas stations, and restaurants, were up 2.5 percent on a seasonally-adjusted basis from September and were up 4.2 percent on an unadjusted basis annually.