Tuesday, May 01, 2012
Although the shift to lean, just-in-time practices on the assembly line is well documented, the pursuit of expense elimination in warehouses and DCs continues.
Caster Concepts, Inc., manufacturer of heavy duty industrial casters and wheels, today announced the addition of Conveyor Concepts to its family of businesses.
Friday, April 27, 2012
Global trends are impacting the way companies look at automation here and abroad
Posted on 04/27 at 02:48 PM
CHEP, a industry leader in pallet and container pooling solutions, has joined with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) and other industry members to develop and test a new qualification for managers.
The Institute of Caster and Wheel Manufacturers (ICWM) Industry Group of Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) announces the release of ANSI ICWM: 2012 The ICWM Performance Standard for Casters and Wheels.
Posted on 04/27 at 08:02 AM
PMMI's Board of Directors added 17 new companies to the PMMI membership at its April 14 meeting, held in conjunction with PMMI's Executive Leadership Conference.
Thursday, April 26, 2012
With all the hype around tablet computers, you may be wondering if and how a tablet computer fits within your business.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Developments include qualification of sit-down counterbalanced forklifts to operate with fuel cells and deployment of France’s first fleet of hydrogen fuel cell-powered forklifts.
Pregis Corp.’s new On Point iPad app features robust information to help packagers make correct protective packaging decisions for their specific product requirements.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Highly-automated, complex systems are changing the meaning of systems integration