Monday, May 09, 2011
This month, Creform Corp. celebrates 20 years of growth and success at its Greer, SC, headquarters.
We all understand the impact that even a small productivity gain within an enterprise’s warehouse operations can have on the entire organization. What is less clear is the inverse – how improvements in other facets of the organization can benefit supply chain productivity. In this white paper, we’ll examine three “indirect influencers” and discuss how new technologies and market trends can improve those groups in ways you can see in the bottom line.
This paper will review the key requirements when considering a mobility solution. Historically, enterprise mobility solutions – whether supporting a field technician, a warehouse worker or a delivery driver – have been deployed as a point solution, separate from the overall IT infrastructure. However this approach has limitations in system scalability and manageability.
Friday, May 06, 2011
3PL uses the software to run a handful of DCs around the country and is providing his customers with real-time visibility into their inventory and orders and is using the system to manage a business that has grown from $7 million to more than $100 million in recent years.
Thursday, May 05, 2011
New lab will support the research and development of new robotic materials handling technologies.
Developed and manufactured within one month, MHI incorporated its expertise in vehicle systems, filtering, heavy plate welding, and radiation shielding and management into the new unit based on the company's 15-ton heavy-duty forklift.
Posted on 05/05 at 05:18 PM
Lift Trucks •
The Ergonomic Assist Systems and Equipment Council (EASE) of Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) has announced a workshop in conjunction with National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
Posted on 05/05 at 05:09 PM
MHIA forecasts growth in the 11.0 to 12.0% range for 2011/2012
Posted on 05/05 at 05:07 PM
The Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) Industry Group of Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) has released it's Spring Quarterly Report titled AS/RS: An Investment in the Future.
he Automatic Guided Vehicle Systems (AGVS) Industry Group of Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) has released it's Spring 2011 Quarterly Report titled AGVs Improve Workplace Ergonomics.