Casebook 2013

By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Web-based services pair with battery-mounted units to provide actionable fleet data.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Facility uses technology to reduce back injuries and speed up processing.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Single point watering eliminates the dangers of watering by hand.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Lift truck fleet impresses with advanced ergonomics, reliability and battery life.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Opportunity charging allowed the company to cut its on-site battery storage by two-thirds, improving uptime, safety and profits.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
New warehouse system designed for efficient use of space in existing building.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Distributor sees increased safety, profits and productivity with detailed view of national fleet.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Company replaces mismatched fleet and battery room with one brand and fast-chargers.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Narrow aisle reach truck design improves safety, comfort and efficiency at redesigned facility.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Mezzanine expands into facility addition without disrupting daily operations for Mercedes-Benz.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Grocery supplier eliminates maintenance and cuts energy use by 90%.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
After installing a mobilized racking system, the facility has improved productivity while boosting on-site storage capacity by 70%.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Unoccupied warehouse space still incurs lighting, heating and cooling costs, but by installing a modular, flexible thermal wall, the company slashed energy costs without disrupting business.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
WCS improves processes and productivity, boosting customer satisfaction.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Headsets and vehicle-mounts create unified selection process and 60% better accuracy for Nature's Best.

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