Monday, November 28, 2011
In what could possibly viewed as a late in the year jump-start for the economy, the National Retail Federation (NRF) said that Thanksgiving and Black Friday holiday spending—in stores and on the Web—hit historic highs.
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Datalogic doubles its presence in the industrial automation industry through the acquisition of U.S. Group Accu-Sort Systems
Monday, November 21, 2011
Ohio governor and local officials offer incentive package to create jobs, support growth
Friday, November 18, 2011
Whether it will continue to burn into 2012 is the question
Posted on 11/18 at 10:42 AM
Thursday, November 17, 2011
As part of a cover feature called, “The United States of Design: 30 Companies That Get It,” Fast Company recognized Crown by stating that the company is “proving forklifts can be as well designed as iPods.”
After alarming declines from August to September, data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, indicated that global trade activity showed a bit of a “leveling off” from September to October.
Posted on 11/17 at 02:21 PM
Supply Chain •
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
The 6th Annual Warehouse and Distribution Center (DC) Operations Survey
findings reveal that inventory turns are not improving, more DCs are closing rather than opening, and many companies are remaining cautious with equipment investment.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Crown Equipment released today results of its proprietary Forklift User Survey. The survey, which was conducted in late summer, represents feedback from approximately 600 forklift users involved in the purchase of lifts trucks in the material handling industry on issues ranging from fleet size to technology use.
As part of its ongoing effort to build stronger working relationships with other key industry associations, the Reusable Packaging Association will host a Reusables Conference at the new MODEX show in Atlanta, GA, February 6 – 8, 2012.
Friday, November 11, 2011
Costco is seeing operational benefits from its new pallet spec