Southworth Products

By Chris Lewis · September 1, 2016
Unlike nearly every other aspect of distribution centers and manufacturing plants, loading docks have not been altered—until recently, that is. History of Dock Equipment, Loading Dock evolution, Loading Dock Equipment Evaluation, Innovations in Dock Equipment
By Josh Bond · May 1, 2016
One of the best solutions to the industry’s labor shortage is to keep the workers you’ve got as comfortable and productive as possible.
By MMH Staff · January 19, 2016
Company plans to invest nearly $1 million and and create 35 new jobs.
By MMH Staff · December 14, 2015
Southworth extends European and Asian operations by acquiring Sweden-based manufacturer of lifting and positioning technologies.
By Bridget McCrea · December 1, 2015
From black-and-yellow safety striping to integrated dock safety systems—and everything in between—here’s how to shore up a warehouse loading dock to ensure a high level of worker and driver safety.
By MMH Staff · October 8, 2015
Commemoration to include employee involvement with a series of community outreach programs.
By Josh Bond · July 1, 2014
Company slashes injuries, turnover and overtime with ergonomic lift for pallet loading.
By Josh Bond · June 1, 2014
Incremental changes and simple maintenance can ensure the productivity and safety of operations at the dock.
By Josh Bond · February 1, 2014
New solutions are improving productivity and retention among an increasingly diverse workforce.
By Lorie King Rogers · July 1, 2012
HVAC industry leader, Belimo invests in pallet positioners to safeguard workers from fatigue and injury.
By MMH Staff · January 24, 2012
The Roundtable includes the Material Handling Industry Board of Governors and the MHIA Directors At Large.
By Lorie King Rogers · November 19, 2010
Supplier of nutritional supplements for livestock puts a high value on its business as well as the health and well-being of its workers.
By MMH Staff · March 1, 2010
The PalletPal mobile leveler allows workers to lift, transport and position loads up to 3,000 pounds on pallets or skids.
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