Ergonomics

By Bridget McCrea · April 5, 2016
Integrating a battery-powered electric motor, the Drive Caster was showcased by Caster Concepts’ (Booth 5077) CEO Bill Dobbins in a press conference on Tuesday as the industry’s first motorized industrial caster.
By MMH Staff · April 4, 2016
Havis Inc. (Booth 2019) introduced the Havis Pallet Jack Mount to its full line of mobile office solutions for materials handling applications during its first appearance at Modex 2016.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2016
Bottling facility meets and exceeds safety and hygiene standards with barriers, gates and bollards.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2016
Candy company protects temperature-sensitive materials while allowing for seasonal peaks.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2016
LED fixtures improve conditions in facilities, offices, parking lots and the yard.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2016
Fortune 50 company’s regional DC improves efficiencies and reduces tardiness.
By MMH Staff · March 24, 2016
Portable scale increases flexibility and ergonomics for multiple shipping modes.
By MMH Staff · January 19, 2016
Company plans to invest nearly $1 million and and create 35 new jobs.
WHITE PAPER
By MMH Staff · January 12, 2016
This white paper reviews the costs of injuries associated with overexertion, and explores three ways automated storage systems improve worker ergonomics and productivity.
By MMH Staff · December 21, 2015
Nilfisk adds second high pressure cleaner manufacturer to portfolio.
By MMH Staff · December 14, 2015
Southworth extends European and Asian operations by acquiring Sweden-based manufacturer of lifting and positioning technologies.
<p>Materials like plastic (shown) and corrugated are baled for recycling to minimize the amount of waste leaving the facility.</p> By Bob Trebilcock · December 2, 2015
A Canadian retail co-op has embraced sustainability to reduce its costs and return the savings to its members and customers.
By Bob Trebilcock · December 2, 2015
Federated Co-operatives uses technologies that are environmentally and worker friendly in its Saskatoon warehouse.
By Josh Bond · December 1, 2015
Brewery uses automated hot melt technology to meet production demands.
By MMH Staff · November 4, 2015
30-year industry veteran has held management positions in globally focused manufacturing firms.

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