Tuesday, April 10, 2012
How efficient lift trucks help distribution centers conserve energy and foster environmental responsibility
Forklift manufacturer will open new facilities in Spain to coordinate business activities and serve as a technical and sales support center for the rapidly expanding customer support network.
No. 1-ranked university for supply chain management now offers credentials in five certificate options–100% online.
MAG is one of 14 winners of 2011 Wisconsin Corporate Safety award from Wisconsin Safety Council and the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.
Thursday, April 05, 2012
Rice Lake Weighing Systems has announced the purchase of Measurement Systems International (MSI), a scale equipment manufacturer based in Seattle, Washington.
Suppliers, retailers and solution providers seeking help on efficient identification, serialization and placement of Electronic Product Code (EPC)-enabled RFID tags should benefit from new guidelines that were announced today by the Board of Directors of the Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Solutions Association (VICS).
Wednesday, April 04, 2012
Greener Office delivery service implements reusable plastic containers
The new 120,000-square-foot facility features a state-of-the-art Demonstrated Performance Service Training Center with expanded offerings for service technicians and forklift operators, as well as additional capacity for customer service.
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 56.0 in March, down 1.3 percent from February’s 57.3, which was the highest NMI reading since January 2011. With the March NMI firmly above 50, economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector has grown for the last 27 months, according to ISM.
Posted on 04/04 at 01:41 PM
A new report from global real estate firm Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), entitled “China50: Fifty Real Estate Markets that Matter,” said that while China’s economy is strong, there is a significant under-supply of quality logistics-related real estate space.