Monday, July 16, 2012
Data from both Commerce and NRF showed that retail sales decreased on a sequential basis in June for the third consecutive month. This marks the first time retail sales have fallen for three straight months since late 2008.
Posted on 07/16 at 10:38 AM
The North American pallet industry is responding to the changing needs of its customers by offering fully independent pools of nine block pallets nationwide.
Friday, July 13, 2012
A new automated storage solution is a new take on an old technology for a niche solution
Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU), the supplier of the number one selling lift truck in North America, is partnering with its network of Toyota Industrial Equipment (TIE) dealers to expand the “Giving Veterans a Lift” program.
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Bruce N. Scholnick, who has led the National Wooden Pallet and Container Association (NWPCA) as its president and CEO through a number of dynamic industry shifts, has died.
Novel will become part of the company's materials handling segment with Akro-Mils, Buckhorn and Myers do Brasil.
An improving economy gives businesses an opportunity to reassess their strategies, plans and tactics as well as the impetus to tune up their operations.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
A new solution brings together lights, voice and bar code scanning into one solution
HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management software and Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, announced that it has certified the newest version of its warehouse management system (WMS) with Microsoft Corp.’s SQL Server 2012.
Anthony Horbal, who most recently served as president and is a significant investor in Seegrid, will take over as chief executive officer of the company.