Ergonomics

News, trends, products and productivity solutions that showcase the latest in ergonomic equipment, systems and process for warehouses and distributions centers.


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Manufacturer reduces workplace injuries with ergonomics system
Global company ensures consistent ergonomic processes for its 12,000 employees.
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Mobile Workstations: Untether your Receiving Department and Watch Productivity Rise
Eliminate costly motion and relying on mobile carts that are equipped with an integrated power systems

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By Gary Forger, Contributing Editor · February 11, 2019
From the labor market to pressure on productivity levels, DC managers and supervisors are under great pressure to maximize efficiencies. Getting labor management right is a key factor in hitting those imperatives.
<p>To better serve the North American market, Blickle U.S.A. has taken occupancy of a new 62,491 square foot multi-million-dollar facility located in Newnan, Ga.</p> By MMH Staff · February 8, 2019
Caster manufacturer’s Atlanta area facility is now fully operational
By Josh Bond · February 8, 2019
3PL cuts errors, costs and an entire shift from its fulfillment center.
By Josh Bond · February 8, 2019
Global company ensures consistent ergonomic processes for its 12,000 employees.
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By MMH Staff · February 7, 2019
Eliminate costly motion and relying on mobile carts that are equipped with an integrated power systems
By Josh Bond · December 7, 2018
Enterprise-wide visibility and training—including employees outside traditional ergonomics roles—leads to 54% reduction in recordables.
By MMH Staff · November 28, 2018
Kinedyne’s Wolford was widely known and highly regarded by OEMs, fleets and many others in the commercial vehicle industry.
By MMH Staff · November 20, 2018
As the company has evolved from being a manufacturer of high-quality industrial doors to one that also produces safety/fall-protection products and flood barriers, they are changing their name to reflect their breadth of product offerings.
By MMH Staff · November 8, 2018
Special 50th-anniversary observances have been held at all corporate locations and at Kinedyne’s annual sales and operations management conference held in Nashville, Tennessee.
By MMH Staff · October 15, 2018
The technology is becoming popular in the food industry.
By MMH Staff · October 15, 2018
The 30-second vehicle access system has boosted loading and delivery efficiency.
By MMH Staff · October 15, 2018
New system increases worker efficiency and floor space as well as provides ergonomic advantages for workers.
By MMH Staff · October 15, 2018
The workstations helped the retailer successfully pivot to e-commerce.
By MMH Staff · October 15, 2018
Advanced polymer safety products protect the provider’s essential machinery.
By Josh Bond · October 10, 2018
Savings and safety at a company’s 15th facility prompt it to consider retrofitting the others.

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