Environmental

By MMH Staff · September 25, 2017
Campaign in response to significant increase in regulatory agency visits to manufacturing facilities across the U.S.
<p>Apex Tool Group associates prepare to ship thousands of demolition and construction tools to be used in recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey. Behind them are just some of the 50-plus pallets of tools, which represent an in-kind donation valued at $110,000.</p> By MMH Staff · September 20, 2017
$340,000 in in-kind donations made to nonprofits ToolBank USA, Houston ToolBank and Trusted World.
By MMH Staff · August 10, 2017
Expansion enables two-day shipping of MaxLite products nationwide.
By MMH Staff · June 26, 2017
Corrugated container recovery, increased usage of renewable, carbon-neutral energy and decreased overall use of fossil fuels contribute to 35% reduction of greenhouse gases between 2006 and 2014.
By MMH Staff · June 15, 2016
Visionaries invited to submit ideas for self-driving delivery carts or sustainable logistics concepts.
By MMH Staff · December 18, 2014
Team collaborates with several partners to recycle and re-purpose materials.
By Jeff Berman · December 8, 2014
More progress is needed for federal goals of carbon pollution reduction to see subsequent supply chain gains.
By Josh Bond · February 7, 2014
Yale's Bill Pfleger helps put the lofty concept into perspective.
By MMH Staff · September 30, 2013
Acquisition to enable bi-coastal platform for customer service.
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By Yale · November 13, 2012
Environmental sustainability is one of the most critical issues faced by our generation. Our choices – whether at home or at work – impact the air we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat and the land we enjoy.
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By George Kokoris · May 18, 2012
It is true that electric lift trucks are not suitable for every application. Throughout the past decade, however, there have been a number of changes in the lift truck industry and the material handling work environment that have been beneficial for the electric lift truck and advanced its opportunities.
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From the October 2017 Modern Materials Handling Issue
An early adopter, Rochester Drug Cooperative is using robotic piece-picking technology to complement picking of slow-moving items. System report for Rochester Drug Cooperative, Robotic picking and inventory management, Innovative distribution center robotics solutions , IAM Robotics case study
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