Friday, March 04, 2011
Materials handling industry experts report that 2010 was better than expected and believe that we’re painting a brighter picture for 2011.
Giada De Laurentiis plans to visit the Applied Technology Center in Rock Hill
Thursday, March 03, 2011
The ISM’s index for measuring the sector’s overall health—known at the NMI—was 59.7 in January, a 2.3 percent increase from December. Like the ISM’s Manufacturing Report on Business, a reading above 50 represents growth.
Other Voices column by TGW's Steve Schwietert points out the importance of materials handling processes.
Posted on 03/03 at 09:00 AM
Wednesday, March 02, 2011
Have you learned something new about our industry. If so, Modern is interested in sharing your insights with our readers. Here's how.
Posted on 03/02 at 09:24 AM
Let's get a bigger conversation started. We want to hear from the materials handling community.
Posted on 03/02 at 08:23 AM
Tuesday, March 01, 2011
The Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) and the Automation Technologies Council (ATC) have combined forces to bring an unprecedented two keynote addresses to the shows.
Posted on 03/01 at 03:09 PM
ProMat 2011 •
Momentum in the manufacturing sector is continuing at a strong pace, based on the most recent results of the Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) February Manufacturing Report on Business.
To revitalize its distribution processes, Coca-Cola Refreshments U.S.A. implemented a VoIP-based voice technology that enables 3,000 warehouse associates in 100 facilities.
The system uses wide area and local area networks to direct operations on the floor of warehouses across the enterprise.