Thursday, August 01, 2013
For the third year running, the Modern editorial staff is using a majority of our August pages to celebrate the backbone, the workhorse, the most fundamental piece of equipment to be found in any materials handling operation—yet one that all too often gets taken for granted or run to the point of disintegration: the lift truck.
Custom roll cradle solution eliminates product damage while cutting costs.
Sovena USA uses new racks and lift trucks to optimize warehouse space.
New solutions make inroads one application and lift truck model at a time.
Asset management programs, RFID and GPS solutions are helping companies keep track of closed-loop transport packaging.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Henderson is replacing Ron Dahlin, who has served in the position since 2010 and is leaving to start a ministry.
E2open has acquired icon-scm with the intention of creating a stronger service for collaborative planning and execution.
These courses provide CEUs and can also be applied toward a MES/MOM Methodologies Online Certificate of Awareness.
Posted on 07/31 at 07:38 AM
The next generation CM Lodestar electric chain hoist is now CSA approved and available to the Canadian market.
The discussion included a detailed look at the economics of manufacturing, how robots reduce the impact of costs in areas where the U.S. is less competitive (such as taxes and cost of capital), how robots help the U.S. compete internationally and reshore jobs. It also looked at jobs and industries that could not exist without robots.
Posted on 07/31 at 07:02 AM