Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!


All Entries

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Voice-directed warehouse applications are improving distribution efficiency in industries from grocery and foodservice distribution to apparel and industrial supply.

How does a fast-growing retailer speed the right products at the right prices and at the right time to its stores? For Do It Best Corp., one of the fastest-growing hardware lumber building materials cooperative in the industry with 4,100 member-owned stores, the answer was to replace manual, paper-based order fulfillment processes at 8 retail service centers with voice-directed picking on multi-modal mobile computers.

The Manufacturing Institute, the affiliate of the National Association of Manufacturers, has announced new partners in the development of the Transportation, Distribution and Logistics career pathway in manufacturing.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

With the United States manufacturing base accounting for roughly 11 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), domestic manufacturers are not only dealing with a declining base on the home front, they are also facing major disadvantages when it comes to doing business in the United States compared to global competitors.
Posted on 10/26 at 02:11 PM
NewsEconomyMAPIThe Manufacturing InstituteThe Manufacturers AlliancePermalink


Tuesday, October 25, 2011

System Integrators and end-users experience a wide array of demos and seminars from ABB and a roster of affiliated technology providers
Posted on 10/25 at 01:39 PM
NewsAutomationTechnologyRoboticsABB RoboticsPermalink


Crown Equipment, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers, recently supplied its Crown C-5 Series pneumatic tire forklift to safely transport the winning 1,370-pound pumpkin during the annual Pumpkinfest in New Bremen, Ohio, where the company is headquartered.
Posted on 10/25 at 01:36 PM
NewsLift TrucksForkliftsCrown EquipmentPermalink


Saturday, October 22, 2011

Light-directed pick carts offer operational flexibility, boosting picking rates 400%.

In-hospital DC improves efficiency and speed with minimal interruption.
Posted on 10/22 at 12:09 PM
FeaturesAutomationStorageAutomated StorageCasebook 2012Permalink


Proprietary system revamped from one end of aisle to the other.
Posted on 10/22 at 12:08 PM
FeaturesAutomationStorageAutomated StorageCasebook 2012RetrotechPermalink


Materials once stored outside now have comfortable home.
Posted on 10/22 at 12:07 PM
FeaturesStorageCasebook 2012ClearSpanPermalink



Page 223 of 329 pages ‹ First  < 221 222 223 224 225 >  Last ›


© Copyright 2013 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA