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Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Developments include qualification of sit-down counterbalanced forklifts to operate with fuel cells and deployment of France’s first fleet of hydrogen fuel cell-powered forklifts.
Pregis Corp.’s new On Point iPad app features robust information to help packagers make correct protective packaging decisions for their specific product requirements.
Monday, April 23, 2012
HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management software, announced that it has relocated its corporate headquarters to the Normandale Lake Office Park in Bloomington, Minn.
According to the Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA), the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) at the U.S. Dept. of Energy recently released an update to the State Incentives & Resource Database which provides access to nearly 4,800 energy incentive programs searchable by location (region, state, city, or zip code).
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Wednesday, April 04, 2012
Greener Office delivery service implements reusable plastic containers
Sunday, April 01, 2012
A Canadian retail co-op has embraced sustainability to reduce its costs and return the savings to its members and customers.
With the cost of heating the Saskatoon warehouse going through the roof—literally—Federated Co-operatives was interested in testing whether thermal destratification in its warehouses would result in significant heat cost reductions and the reduction of the amount of natural gas needed to heat its facilities.
Federated Co-operatives uses technologies that are environmentally and worker friendly in its Saskatoon warehouse.
The general interest level and media attention given to the concept of “sustainability” has traditionally ebbed and flowed with the price of fuel.
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Friday, March 30, 2012
The International Warehouse Logistics Association recently presented its 2012 Distinguished Service Award to Dale S. Rogers, professor of Logistics and Supply Chain Management and co-director of the Center for Supply Chain Management at Rutgers University.