Conveyor booked orders up almost 25% from last year

The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association reported that its February 2012 Booked Orders increased by 24.8% when compared to February 2011 orders.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
April 13, 2012 - MMH Editorial

The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association reported that its February 2012 Booked Orders increased by 24.8% when compared to February 2011 orders.

February 2012 orders when compared to January 2012 orders were up 13.2%.

February Booked Orders were flat for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 31.0% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to January.

CEMA’s February 2012 Billed Sales (shipments) increased by 4.5% when compared to February 2011 sales.

February 2012 sales when compared to January 2012 sales were down 1.0%

February Billed Sales were up 1.0% for Bulk Handling Equipment and down 2.0% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to January.



Subscribe to Modern Materials Handling magazine

Subscribe today. It's FREE!
Find out what the world's most innovative companies are doing to improve productivity in their plants and distribution centers.
Start your FREE subscription today!

Recent Entries

Crown invited me to its flagship service center outside Chicago for a demonstration of their operator and technician training programs. Prepared for plenty of PowerPoints and goofy videos, I instead experienced two full days of hands-on, grease-covered, eye-opening and tremendously exciting education.

PwC CEO survey finds only 19% of top retailers say they can fulfill omni-channel demand profitably.

Seegrid’s former director of development from 2003-2007 returns to the company.

March shipments came in at 988,065, which easily eclipsed February by 24 percent, as well as March 2014 by 19 percent. Panjiva said total first quarter shipments at 2,580,899 were 4 percent ahead of the first quarter of 2014.

Diligent monitoring of battery inventory can cut waste, boost battery performance and lifespan, and increase productivity.

Comments

Post a comment
Commenting is not available in this channel entry.


© Copyright 2015 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA