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Autonomous yard trucks to grow at a CAGR of 52.7% to 2030
Study from ABI Research predicts strong growth as supply chain digitalization efforts turn to warehouse yards.

Barcoding, Inc. joins Graham Partners
In Graham's view, what Barcoding offers plays a critical role in the automation landscape-partnering with Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) original equipment manufacturers to facilitate the utilization of AIDC equipment and software and enable end customers to automate and digitize their supply chain infrastructure.

Rugged tablet provider MobileDemand partners with wearable scanning solution provider ProGlove
The collaboration merges ProGlove's cutting-edge wearable scanners with MobileDemand's line of rugged tablets, which can be forklift mounted.

Peak Technologies acquires North Coast Technical
North Coast provides solutions to integrate vision systems into manufacturing and logistics operations.

Verity extends Series B round to include Qualcomm Ventures, bringing round to $43 million
Autonomous indoor drone startup completes $32 million Series B round previously announced in March of this year.With installations across 13 countries, Verity states it is the market leader in deploying autonomous inventory management solutions, with industry leading clients spanning retailers, 3PLs, and manufacturers.

Gather AI acquires software-focused drone inventory competitor, Ware
Ware and Gather AI were considered to be the only companies in the world that developed AI software to perform autonomous inventory management using off-the-shelf drones

Maersk tackles flexibility and variability with innovation
With a focus on predictability and effiency, Erez Agmoni, Maersk’s head of global innovation, is adding new technologies to Maersk’s toolbox.

Loftware appoints Jim Bureau as president and Chief Executive Officer
New CEO to lead next stage of growth for enterprise labeling solution provider. Most recently Bureau served as CEO at JAGGAER.

Loftware enters global technology alliance with Toshiba
Agreement covers development, support, and approval of Toshiba drivers for Loftware NiceLabel labeling and print Solutions

Barcoding, Inc. acquires Procensis, Inc.
Supply chain solution provider Barcoding expands enterprise mobility services with latest acquisition

AIM welcomes 2023 Industry Group chairs
AIM, the leading industry association and global authority for 50 years in innovation, standards, and solutions in barcode, biometrics, IoT, NFC, RFID, RTLS, and RAIN, welcomes incoming industry group chairs to lead initiatives in visibility technologies, RFID, and technical symbologies. 

Survey: cloud seen as preferred deployment method for labeling challenges
In survey of nearly 500 professionals, 71% of companies report cloud/hybrid will be preferred method for labeling in next three years

EPG’s new voice solution gains certified by SAP status
Ehrhardt Partner Group's new voice solution, Lydia Voice 9, was formally certified by SAP with SAP S/4HANA and SAP NetWeaver for Extended Warehouse Management (EWM).

Barcoding, Inc., acquires AGV provider FRED Automation
This acquisition represents continued expansion and investment in industrial automation for Barcoding, Inc.

The data capture evolution
While it’s not time to say, “move over bar codes,” newer forms of data capture technology are starting to see use and promise more operational visibility with fewer manually triggered data collection tasks. This range of ADC solutions can help diverse DC fulfillment processes, from tracking goods, to knowing their condition, or gaining insights on cycle times and throughput.

MHPN - Material Handling 24/7: Readers’ Choice Products of the Year 2021 Winners
Material Handling Product News and are pleased to announce the recipients of a 2021 MHPN Products of the Year Readers' Choice Award.

Top 20 Automatic Identification and Data Capture Suppliers 2021
With supply chains in disarray and the labor shortage persisting, companies across the board are turning to automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) solutions to help them work smarter, better and faster.

The Cold Hard Facts: Using Rugged Mobile Computers in Cold Environments
We will help you answer the question: are you prepared to be as efficient, accurate, and connected as possible in sub-zero areas?

AIM North America: New board chair and board members announced
New appointees will enhance the board’s focus on standards, interoperability, and innovation.

September 2023 Modern Materials Handling

Providers of automated packaging and carton right-sizing solutions have thrived by offering systems that deliver on labor and parcel shipment savings— now they’re looking to further evolve by looking to use lighter materials and support flexible “box-first” workflows.

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