Latest news and insight on how logistics, transportation, port, and supply chain organizations are implementing sustainable practices in an effort to become better stewards of the environment.
Posted 06/09 · 11:55 AM · SCMR Editorial
Business logistics costs fell to a record low of 7.7 percent of Gross Domestic Product last year, compared with 9.3 percent of GDP in 2008, according to a new annual benchmark report issued Wednesday.
Posted 06/08 · 09:07 AM · SCMR Editorial
The National Association of Manufacturers has filed a petition in federal appeals court challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) latest interpretation of the so-called “Johnson Memo."
Posted 06/02 · 09:56 AM · MMH Editorial
Some of the best new ideas in automated materials handling are the result of better motors, drives and controls. Here’s what you need to know.
Posted 05/21 · 09:03 AM · SCMR Editorial
Expanding into emerging markets is core to almost every major manufacturer’s growth strategy. As the global greening trend accelerates, companies should retool their supply chain infrastructures in order to keep up.
Posted 05/11 · 03:44 PM · MMH Editorial
The Power Moller is used in motor driven roller (MDR) conveyors around the world. How did it come about?
Posted 05/11 · 03:33 PM · MMH Editorial
Two keynote presenters considered the similarities between business sustainability in the profit and not for profit sectors as well as the role materials handling can play in ushering in a greener business.
Posted 04/01 · 05:01 PM · MMH Editorial
Pregis, a supplier of protective packaging solutions, has acquired IntelliPack
Posted 04/01 · 03:31 PM · MMH Editorial
From conveyors to pallets, industry leaders make the case for how their products can make a difference to companies focused on the green supply chain
Posted 04/01 · 02:00 PM · MMH Editorial
Crate and Barrel's Tracy, Calif., distribution center achieved Gold designation from LEED and merged the retailer's sustainability and distribution initiatives
Posted 04/01 · 09:50 AM · MMH Editorial
This month Modern shares the third in a series of features we’re calling “Big Picture: Where materials handing meets business.”