ProMat 2013

By Josh Bond · December 1, 2013
Big acquisitions, an improving economy and some new players change the landscape heading into 2014.
By MMH Staff · February 12, 2013
Collocated with ProMat, Automate's 62% boost in attendance reflects a rising global interest in automation.
By MMH Staff · February 7, 2013
Pallets of nonperishable food and paper supplies worth $26,000 were donated to the Addison Community Switchboard.
By MMH Staff · February 6, 2013
As an indicator of the continued economic recovery of the material handling, supply chain and logistics industry, U.S. and international attendees registered in record numbers for ProMat 2013--the premier North American manufacturing and supply chain trade expo.
By Bob Trebilcock · February 6, 2013
Sure, conveyors, AGVs and AS/RS systems are the stars of ProMat. But wooden and plastic pallet companies were also exhibiting the latest innovations in unit load handling with pallets. Here’s a look at some of what was on display at the show. For plastic pallet manufacturers, regulatory compliance is among the drivers.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 30, 2013
Would that which we call a WCS by any other name still be a WCS?
By MMH Staff · January 28, 2013
Certified lift trucks undergo 200-point inspection from trained dealer technicians, and come with a 2,000-hour warranty.
By MMH Staff · January 28, 2013
Certified lift trucks undergo 200-point inspection by trained dealer technicians, and come with 2,000-hour warranty.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 25, 2013
It was a great show. Here are some of the things I'm going to be watching over the next year.
By MMH Staff · January 24, 2013
Industry-first cloud based partnership will modernize voice operations for companies of all sizes.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 24, 2013
Muratec (Booth 3208) introduced new automated storage and AGV products at ProMat.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 24, 2013
Motorola Solutions (Booth 4576) introduced its next generation of rugged vehicle mount computers at ProMat.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 23, 2013
While final numbers won’t be available until after the show, attendance topped 2011’s figure as of noon on Wednesday, with well more than 30,000 attendees, including more than 1,000 walk up registrations.
By Josh Bond · January 23, 2013
Equipment costs included in monthly per-user fee.
By Sara Pearson Specter · January 23, 2013
Westfalia (Booth 1236) has enhanced its Savanna.NET warehouse management software (WMS) over the past two years to get “SMART”—an acronym that encompasses system monitoring, reporting and troubleshooting, said Dave Williams, director of software development.

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