Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Value-added processing (VAP) is perhaps the toughest area to manage in most warehouses.
While no two facilities are alike, and value added services will vary from one customer to the next, any DC manager can improve their processes if they keep a few tips in mind.
More customers are demanding value-added services when they order, but too few DCs have developed processes to perform them efficiently.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
NACCO Materials Handling Group has announced the introduction of a range of UTILEV brand forklift trucks into certain markets, which provides an attractive option for users across many industries who require materials handling equipment but may not need advanced functionality.
To maintain accuracy and efficiency in warehouses and distribution centers, bar coding and radio frequency identification (RFID) systems are indispensable.
Slight signs of economic stability appeared to take hold on the global trade front from October to November, according to data from Panjiva.
Thursday, December 15, 2011
Plug Power will supply P&G facilities in California, Louisiana and North Carolina with more than 200 GenDrive fuel cell units combined for its electric lift truck fleet, helping to drive down operating costs and improve process efficiencies.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Mentors inspire students of all ages to pursue robotics science, technology, engineering and math
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Propane providers answer frequently asked questions about refueling propane-fueled forklifts
November retail sales were up for the sixth straight month, according to data released today by the United States Department of Commerce.