Wednesday, September 16, 2015
By adding the robotics technology of Adept to its current offering, OMRON will be very well positioned to provide manufacturers in the automotive, digital device, food and beverage, packaging, and other industries with solutions to these challenges, as well as engineering support.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
What are the technologies likely to impact the supply chain tomorrow? At the upcoming Supply Chain Outlook Summit, Deloitte's Scott Sopher will reveal the results of a recent survey of new technologies and their adoption rate.
Posted on 09/15 at 04:11 PM
Materials handling automation just may be a big part of the answer to the talent shortage.
Logistics solutions company is driving efforts to bridge the skills gap in the manufacturing industry.
Company founded in 1819 opened North American headquarters in Detroit in 1965.
Salaries, bonuses and hiring for certain roles is up more than triple the national average.
Commerce reported that August retail sales at $447.7 billion were up 0.2 percent compared to July, and NRF reported that August retail sales, which exclude automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants, were up 0.2 percent on a seasonally-adjusted basis compared to July.
North American headquarters opened following a near doubling of revenues in two years.
Monday, September 14, 2015
At the 30th annual Material Handling & Logistics Conference in Park City, Utah, the discussions have focused on automation; the importance of keeping those systems running; and the talent shortage impacting every industry.
U.S. forklift manufacturer will provide private label pneumatic tire forklift trucks to Toyota Material Handling U.S.A, Inc., under an exclusive five-year agreement.