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By Lorie King Rogers · July 16, 2010
The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association monthly stats show booked orders in May 2010 were up 2% over April 2010 and up 18% over the same time period last year.
By Maida Napolitano · July 15, 2010
Order picking with voice technology has undergone many changes since the 1990s. Here’s what experts told Modern about the current state of the industry.
By MMH Staff · July 14, 2010
The new Southern California Reusable Shipping Container Service Center will support and manage steady West Coast growth.
By Bob Trebilcock · July 12, 2010
Get a new lease on lighting, lower your utility bills and polish your green bona-fides. Crescent/Stonco, a provider of industrial lighting solutions, is tapping into that convergence with something the company calls the Stonco Warehouse Energy Program.
By Maida Napolitano · July 12, 2010
Order picking with voice is undergoing yet another transformation. Since its pioneering days in the 1990s, voice picking consisted of predominantly proprietary hardware and software solutions, then to open hardware and to today's thin clients.
By MMH Staff · July 9, 2010
Brown’s role is to move the growing department forward while addressing customers’ needs for quick response time and technical expertise.
<p>A modern high-bay warehouse by Swisslog.<br />Image courtesy of Swisslog.</p> By Bob Trebilcock · July 8, 2010
A new Swisslog solution uses overhead mobile robots for goods-to-person picking. Markus Schmidt, a senior vice president with Swisslog, answers how business is doing during an interview for a story on robotic materials handling solutions.
By MMH Staff · July 8, 2010
Company appoints new vice president of product planning and marketing and new vice president of production engineering, design engineering, manufacturing and maintenance.
By MMH Staff · July 7, 2010
The Summer 2010 report says the importance of information to the success of supply chains is stronger than ever given economic conditions.
By Jeff Berman · July 6, 2010
Like its companion report, which focuses on the manufacturing sector, the Institute of Supply Management’s (ISM) June report on the non-manufacturing sector showed continued growth albeit at a reduced rate.
By Bob Trebilcock · July 6, 2010
What can we learn from ten companies where Made In The USA still means something.
By Jeff Berman · July 6, 2010
The damage the global recession inflicted in the Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) marketplace in 2009 was severe to say the least, according to an analysis from ARC Advisory Group.
By MMH Staff · July 5, 2010
Strong product strategy, user research and practical design solutions, created a very accessible and effective vehicle.
By Bob Trebilcock · July 2, 2010
It's all about mobility and wireless in the supply chain, says VDC Research.
By MMH Staff · July 2, 2010
The 4,000-capacity reach truck at will be used to lift and move construction materials at ReStore, a local home improvement resale store.

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