Totes And Containers

By Sara Pearson Specter · May 1, 2012
Although the shift to lean, just-in-time practices on the assembly line is well documented, the pursuit of expense elimination in warehouses and DCs continues.
By MMH Staff · April 4, 2012
Greener Office delivery service implements reusable plastic containers
By Bob Trebilcock · March 6, 2012
Even in the best of DCs, the little things can trip you up.
By Josh Bond · February 8, 2012
Komyo Logistics (Booth 1520) showcased its line of crates, a reusable metal pallet alternative offered in both standard and custom sizes at a booth visit with Modern on Wednesday.
By Sara Pearson Specter · February 1, 2012
Answer these 10 questions to find the best fit for your operation.
By Bob Trebilcock · January 24, 2012
The invention of the pallet and the lift truck went hand in hand
By MMH Staff · January 6, 2012
The acquisition, which was finalized on December 30th, establishes Nashville Wire as a leading manufacturer of wire decking for pallet rack and wire containers.
By MMH Staff · January 6, 2012
RPA’s con­fer­ence pro­gram is designed to edu­cate atten­dees who are con­sid­er­ing imple­ment­ing reusable pack­ag­ing solu­tions in their sup­ply chains as well as those who already deploy­ing reusables.
By Bryan Sheehan, president, SymbioSus Sustainability Consulting · January 5, 2012
Here’s what a New Hampshire-based manufacturer discovered when it performed a lifecycle assessment of its packaging products.
SPECIAL REPORT
By Sara Pearson Specter · January 1, 2012
Modex 2012, slated for February 6-9, will showcase more than 500 exhibits and include a comprehensive educational conference. The event, to be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, will offer an array of products to help improve productivity at your company.
By Lorie King Rogers · January 1, 2012
American Plastics Group uses new pallet-sized, collapsible containers with an integrated pallet-and-lid system to save storage space and improve efficiency.
By Lorie King Rogers · January 1, 2012
A major military aircraft manufacturer retrofits its vertical lift units with a parts divider and containment system, saving money, floor space and retrieval time.
By MMH Staff · December 22, 2011
Acquisition includes Cartonplast LLC’s interest in the CORBI Plastics LLC joint venture.
By MMH Staff · November 29, 2011
Bielomatik, a manufacturer of plastic welding systems, has become the 50th member of the Reusable Packaging Association.
By Josh Bond · October 22, 2011
After a manufacturer of earth-moving equipment experienced a spike in demand, it sought a heavy-duty plastic bin system and supplier. The solution addressed the company’s concerns about small parts inventory, organization and distribution throughout its manufacturing facilities. The company explained its need for a new inventory system consisting of a very large variety of bin sizes and colors to sort, organize and transport literally millions of small parts. The supplier’s ability to meet deadline commitments was crucial. If incoming parts arrived before the bins were available, it could have been disastrous.

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