Tuesday, July 03, 2012
A shortage of used pallets is driving prices through the roof.
As Lantech celebrates its 40th anniversary, it is also enjoying national recognition as the “world’s greatest manufacturer of stretch wrapping equipment” by the television program “World’s Greatest!”
Posted on 07/03 at 01:08 AM
Sealed Air announced that its PakNatural loose fill solution, an innovative protective packaging product made from non-food, renewable materials, has been certified as biodegradable and compostable by three independent international organizations.
Monday, July 02, 2012
Thinking holistically about system design can deliver big dividends
While manufacturing has been a constant source of strong economic growth in an economy replete with warning signs, the Institute of Supply Management’s June Manufacturing report on Business released today showed that manufacturing activity for the month was not as strong as it has been over the course of the last three years.
Posted on 07/02 at 01:30 PM
Automatic Guided Vehicle Systems (AGVS) Industry Group of Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) announces the release of ANSI/ITSDF B56.5-2012, Safety Standard for Driverless, Automatic Guided Industrial Vehicles and Automated Functions of Manned Industrial Vehicles.
The company, based in Madeira Beach, Fla., supplies reusable, sustainable solutions for all types of shipping, storage and distribution applications. Reusable Transport Packaging will exhibit in the RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion at Pack Expo 2012 in Chicago.
Sunday, July 01, 2012
Hyster-Yale Materials Handling announces that it has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed spin-off from NACCO Industries of the company's materials handling business.
Tognum America’s service parts DC in Brownstown, Mich., services the company’s diesel engine needs worldwide with a new order fulfillment solution.
Tognum’s mini-load automated storage and retrieval and warehouse management systems are the primary engines behind order fulfillment in the Brownstown DC.