Thursday, June 04, 2015
Safety practices continue to improve, but there is more work to be done.
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 55.7 in May which was 2.1 percent below April (a level of 50 or higher indicates growth) and also 1.5 percent below the 12-month average of 57.2.
Posted on 06/03 at 10:53 AM
Attendees of the forum had an opportunity to hear real-world examples, experiences and best practices from peers in similar industries.
Posted on 06/03 at 09:15 AM
enVista founded Enspire Commerce to provide the market’s first and only true cloud-based, multi-tenant architecture solution focused on omni-channel selling, optimization, fulfillment and integration for small to mid-market retailers, distributors and third party logistics service providers (3PLs).
Monday, June 01, 2015
At the healthcare distributor’s Libertyville, Ill., distribution center, mobile robots are handling totes, filling orders and enabling growth.
Goods-to-person picking is just one of the processes that allows Medline to meet its customers’ stringent requirements.
Cisco says the warehouse of the future will focus on automation and integration across the supply chain. That doesn’t necessarily mean automated materials handling.
An inside view of the ergonomic strides that one international manufacturer is making in its plants and warehouses.
The PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth was up 1.3 percent compared to April at 52.8 (a PMI of 50 or greater represents growth), showing growth for the second straight month after five months of sequential declines, which had been in effect since October 2014. The current PMI is 2.1 percent below its 12-month average of 54.9.
Posted on 06/01 at 01:12 PM
Company offers thousands of different types of packaging and industrial supply products from hundreds of brands.