Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Group Editorial Director Michael Levans and the research team of Don Derewecki and Norm Saenz from supply chain consultancy St. Onge put context behind this annual survey designed to give U.S. logistics professionals the most up-to-date snapshot available on current activities, trends, and best practices in warehouse and DC operations management.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The rapid evolution of global business has changed the way companies are approaching the deployment of ERP. Today's need for agility and responsiveness has increased the demand for various deployment choices - on premise, hosted or through the cloud (SaaS).
In this increasingly competitive environment, the ERP deployment choice is a significant advantage for companies seeking an agile response to constantly changing and often-volatile market conditions. In particular, cloud-based ERP systems are increasingly seen as an effective means for companies to economically deploy new ERP or expand IT operations as their commercial reach broadens globally.
The paper industry is an intense, fast-moving environment with little tolerance for downtime in operations running 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
Because of these demands, operations are looking for equipment that can withstand the abuse with minimal downtime.
This complimentary white paper explores environmental impacts and operating conditions in the paper industry and provides an overview of materials handling equipment, attachments and options that can enhance paper industry productivity.
Monday, November 10, 2014
DC managers are implementing more automated, integrated solutions to keep up with consumer demand.
In this best-practices report, sponsored by FORTE, you'll learn which tools professionals are using to meet new challenges and how technology can make or break a distribution center in today's rapid-changing environment.
Download this complimentary white paper and read more to find out how your facility can use technology to leverage operations and optimize your performance network.
Information abounds about the growing trend of electric lift trucks and the advantages and disadvantages of the electric solution. Amid all of the information from so many sources, what's the truth about electric lift trucks?
This complimentary white paper breaks through the clutter to review why electric lift trucks are gaining in popularity and also to review their challenges, as well as their economic and environmental benefits.
Posted on 11/10 at 03:21 PM
White Paper •
White Papers •
September 2014 shipments up 13.4% over September 2013.
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Strayhorn will be assuming the ownership interest of Sam Arfanella, who has been named VP of Engineering.
Materials handling equipment new orders grew 8.8% in 2013 and are forecasted to grow 8.0% to 9.0% for 2014 and 2015, according to the latest Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing Forecast (MHEM) released by MHI.
Posted on 11/06 at 10:01 AM
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
PMMI released the findings of its 2014 State of the Industry: Packaging Machinery Shipments Study (SOTI) and 2014 Secondary Packaging Market Research Study this week at a press briefing conducted on site at PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2014.
Posted on 11/05 at 01:53 PM
Pack Expo 2014 •
DuPont Packaging today announced the formation of an Advisory Panel to help ensure the industry’s longest running, independently judged competition continues to foster and celebrate packaging innovation around the globe.