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By Josh Bond · December 13, 2017
Global robotics manufacturer optimizes lithium battery compliance after bringing shipping in-house.
By Josh Bond · December 13, 2017
Manufacturer cuts cycle time by 12 seconds with robotic CNC tenders that can work overnight.
By Josh Bond · December 13, 2017
“One-stop shop” for ergonomics assessments enables proactive improvements.
By Josh Bond · December 13, 2017
A 24/7 facility modernizes its fleet to achieve sustainability objectives without compromising customer service.
By MMH Staff · December 13, 2017
Modern Materials Handling editors sat down with Brian Neuwirth, vice president of the board, MHEFI; president, UNEX Manufacturing to discuss different challenges in today's Materials Handling industry.
By Josh Bond · December 13, 2017
Technology is advancing at an unprecedented pace, and a focus on safety is the best way to keep up. Forklift Safety Tips, Lift Truck Safety Tips, Lift truck accident prevention
By Sara Pearson Specter · December 13, 2017
While many packaging materials are not industrial compostable, this new, green packaging material washes down the drain. Sustainable packaging, Organic Packaging materials, Green Packaging
By LM Staff · December 13, 2017
Total November POLA volume came in at 924,225 TEU (Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units), which set a new record for monthly volumes in the port’s 110-year history, topping November 2016’s 877,564 TEU, and were up 5.3% annually. POLB November volume was up 14.7% annually at 612,659 TEU, with the first 11 months of 2017 coming in at 6,847,589 for a 10% annual gain. In calendar year 2016, POLB handled 6,775,171 TEU.
By Jeff Berman · December 12, 2017
Following a November rollout of a new truckload visibility offering designed to enable a smarter information flow across shippers’ supply chains, Chicago-based project44 is taking the same approach for freight railroad shipping, announcing it has launched a new rail visibility API, which is focused on increasing end-to-end information symmetry through the elimination of shipment visibility gaps across United States and Canadian rail networks.
By Jeff Berman · December 12, 2017
Less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services provider YRC Worldwide Inc. reported this week that it is seeing decent gains in its operating data for certain metrics on a quarter-to-date basis for the fourth quarter.
By LM Staff · December 12, 2017
October’s reading of 9.48 far outpaced September’s 3.5, with FTR explaining that a strong economy, combined with pressure from hurricane recovery and the ELD mandate, is creating a very tight market resulting in improved contract rates.
By LM Staff · December 12, 2017
Following a 0.4-cent decline last week, this week’s average dipped 1.2 cents to $2.910 per gallon.
By Jeff Berman · December 11, 2017
As in May, the economic forecast paints an optimistic picture for ongoing economic growth as part of the recovery that began in mid-2009.
By LM Staff · December 11, 2017
Labor accord on United States railroads has been reached, with the National Railway Labor Conference announcing today that U.S.-based major freight railroads have come to tentative agreements.
By Jeff Berman · December 11, 2017
As was the case in its previous edition in May, the December release of the Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) Semiannual Economic Forecast paints an optimistic picture for ongoing economic growth for both the manufacturing and non-manufacturing sectors as part of the recovery that kicked off in earnest in mid-2009.

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