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Friday, May 02, 2014
Continuing the growth pattern laid out in the first quarter, manufacturing growth to start the second quarter in April was strong, according to the monthly Manufacturing Report on Business released by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM).
Posted on 05/02 at 08:31 AM
Buyers prefer online ordering, place high value on post-sales support.
Thursday, May 01, 2014
PECO Pallet recently announced that the company has been approved as a pallet participant of Walmart Canada, giving vendors the option to use PECO's high-quality wood block pallets when shipping into Walmart Canada locations.
Posted on 05/01 at 02:32 PM
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Acquired company specializes in shock isolation and shock absorption casters.
News follows an earlier announcement that a private equity firm has acquired Pregis' North American business.
The PMI saw a 1.2 increase from March to 54.9 in April, above the 12-month average of 54.4.
Events mark the fifth year since Congress instituted NRW as the second week of April.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
New divisional president a 27-year Orbis employee, new EVP a 20-year veteran of the automotive industry.
CHEP USA, the leading provider of managed pallet pooling solutions, has joined The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) in the Packaging Sector Working Group as well as the transportation committee of the organization.
Material handling equipment new orders grew 8.8% in 2013. the outlook for 2014 and 2015 is for growth of 8.0% to 9.0%, according to the latest Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing Forecast (MHEM) released by MHI.