Ergonomics

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.
By MMH Staff · October 27, 2015
Acquisition adds to portfolio of ergonomic route distribution solutions.
By MMH Staff · October 8, 2015
Commemoration to include employee involvement with a series of community outreach programs.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2015
New tool prevents back strain while handling heavy pails and cases.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2015
Integrated system reduces fixture count, virtually eliminates maintenance.

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