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By MHI · October 29, 2018
Results - An estimated 10% decrease in our energy consumption and this is a significant reduction in our carbon footprint.
<p>Executives from CHEP and Brambles recently presented a $75,000 check to the Arbor Day Foundation for reforestation projects in the United States and France. The donation will allow the Arbor Day Foundation to plant 60,000 trees in the Mississippi River Valley region of the U.S. and 5,000 trees in the Landes region of France. (Pictured L-R: Dan Lambe, president of Arbor Day Foundation; Laura Nador, president of CHEP North America; and JJ Freijo, global head of sustainability at Brambles.)</p> By MMH Staff · October 18, 2018
As part of their commitment, Brambles and CHEP will plant 60,000 trees in the Mississippi River Valley and 5,000 trees in the Landes region of France this year.
By MMH Staff · October 15, 2018
Powered by solar energy, the forklifts can increase efficiency and sustainability.
By MMH Staff · July 25, 2018
Streamlines the certification process for sustainable printing facilities.
<p>AMK Automation Corp.‘s decentralized system can be used as a conveyor cell to save money, time and space.</p>

By Chris Lewis · April 10, 2018
Beginning on Monday, AMK Automation (Booth B1163) had on display some of its AMKASMART Series lineup, a portfolio that includes servo converters and motors.
By Josh Bond · December 13, 2017
A 24/7 facility modernizes its fleet to achieve sustainability objectives without compromising customer service.
By Bob Trebilcock · October 24, 2017
Low interest rates and an unprecedented credit boom may have put your supply chain at risk
By MMH Staff · October 6, 2017
Events to be scheduled throughout the month, so the remaining 249,185 manufacturing firms in the United States have time.
By MMH Staff · August 27, 2017
American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) to coordinate requests for logistics support.
By MMH Staff · August 23, 2017
The conference, presented in partnership with the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA), is specifically targeted to women working in material handling.
By MMH Staff · August 16, 2017
Villa brings more than 20 years of automation experience in sales management and global business management roles in Brazil, Mexico and the United States.
By MMH Staff · August 10, 2017
Expansion enables two-day shipping of MaxLite products nationwide.
By Jeff Berman · June 20, 2017
May shipments at 987,650 were up 3.3% annually, which was down from April’s 9.7% annual spread, which was the fastest rate of growth going back to February 2016.
By Josh Bond · June 6, 2017
Designed to keep stored goods above freezing in harsh winters, the insulated warehouse supports a three-year project.
By Jeff Berman · May 24, 2017
While many key market themes remain intact as they relate to the industrial real estate market, there are also some apparent changes according to the May edition of CBRE’s “Americas Industrial & Logistics Trends Report.

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