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Monday, April 01, 2013

With new distribution requirements and more investment in automation underway, Modern set out to find how readers are now approaching the use of conveyors and sortation systems.
Posted on 04/01 at 07:41 AM
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Friday, March 01, 2013

Our annual outlook survey finds the industry steadying for a new, slower pace of growth following the release of pent-up demand after the downturn. Yet, even as planned spending drops off, facility activity is the highest since 2007—signaling that “doing more with less” has stuck.

Thursday, November 01, 2012

From wood to plastic to pallet pools, our readers tell us what’s important in pallets.
Posted on 11/01 at 01:04 PM
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A record response reveals that readership is divided in terms of investment: One side remains cautious, while the other is on the verge of making significant changes to their warehouse/DC operations.
Posted on 11/01 at 12:41 PM
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Saturday, September 01, 2012

Companies are increasingly rewarding hard work by key players in an effort to not only keep them around, but keep them happy.

Tuesday, May 01, 2012

In our annual software survey, Modern readers tell us that they’re are torn between embracing change and riding out older technologies.

Sunday, April 01, 2012

Lift truck usage survey offers most comprehensive snapshot available of current U.S. fleet management practices.

Thursday, March 01, 2012

Modern’s 2012 outlook finds that overall market uncertainty has slowed materials handling spending and has increased facility consolidation and engineered process improvements. Cost containment has returned as the most important issue of the day.

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Conveyor purchases may be preparing for a pause, according to Modern’s annual survey of conveyor users.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

The 6th Annual Warehouse and Distribution Center (DC) Operations Survey findings reveal that inventory turns are not improving, more DCs are closing rather than opening, and many companies are remaining cautious with equipment investment.


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