Innovation

By Bob Trebilcock · May 9, 2017
Every company considers itself an innovator. It’s time to include materials handling leaders in that category.
By Bob Trebilcock · April 7, 2017
Innovation, new business models and new alliances were on display at Promat. It’s a whole new world.
By MMH Staff · January 4, 2017
Winners to be announced during ProMat 2017.
By Sara Pearson Specter · April 5, 2016
On Wednesday, during Industry Night, the winners of the fourth-annual MHI Innovation Awards will be announced.
By Josh Bond · February 26, 2016
Grant Thornton survey suggests holistic approach to innovation of products, business models and processes may blaze trail for success for U.S. manufacturers.
By MMH Staff · May 29, 2015
Awards to recognize young packaging professionals and development teams.
By Bob Trebilcock · May 7, 2015
Procurement is being asked to innovate and transform its processes. But the profession is still measured on cost reduction. Can we have it all?
By MMH Staff · January 7, 2015
Competition to remain open until Feb. 2; winners to be recognized in May.
By MMH Staff · March 13, 2014
Initiative brings together 40 industry partners, more than 30 academic, government and community partners and 500+ supporting companies.
By MMH Staff · January 21, 2014
Awards program refresh highlights changing industry trends.
By MMH Staff · November 7, 2013
Robotics manufacturer recognized for people, processes and philosophies.
By Bob Trebilcock · September 29, 2013
There are lessons for the materials handling industry from supply chain managers
By Bob Trebilcock · July 13, 2012
A new automated storage solution is a new take on an old technology for a niche solution
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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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