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.

Prologis wins praise from World Economic Forum for sustainability

Posted 01/24 · 10:45 AM · LM Editorial
San Francisco-based Prologis, Inc. a leading global owner, operator and developer of industrial real estate, announced its inclusion in the 2013 “Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World” list at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
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Modular plastic belts from Emerson Industrial Automation handle heavy loads

Posted 01/22 · 03:08 PM · MMH Editorial
New heavy duty and extra heavy duty modular plastic belts from Emerson Industrial Automation (Booth 1559) provide a non-skid, energy-efficient conveyor surface for moving walkways, automotive assembly lines and general material handling of heavy loads, such as barrels, drums, kegs and pallets.

Lenze highlights energy efficiency in motor drive technologies

Posted 01/21 · 02:01 PM · MMH Editorial
Lenze Americas (Booth 1763) has expanded its support of materials handling systems with a fully integrated, energy-efficient package of software, plus drive- and controller-based systems for automation. On display are multiple frequency (MF) gear motors with a GKR bevel gearbox and the 8400 Motec inverter drive.

Jones Act trade lane to get world’s cleanest vessels

Posted 01/14 · 11:43 AM · LM Editorial
TOTE, Inc. announced it has committed to the construction of two new state-of-the-art containerships for the Puerto Rico trade, with options for three more vessels for additional domestic service. The agreement with General Dynamics NASSCO represents a major technological milestone in international shipping.

7 trends in sustainable design

Posted 01/01 · 01:26 PM · MMH Editorial
Our warehouse/DC engineer examines how you can transform your traditional warehouse environment and implement sustainable strategies that benefit your business, your customers and the planet.

Year in Review: Materials handling system reports from 2012

Posted 12/18 · 02:22 PM · MMH Editorial
A look back at Modern's system reports featured in 2012.

Air cargo shippers get reprieve from EU on emissions

Posted 11/19 · 10:07 AM · LM Editorial
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the announcement by the European Commissioner for Climate Action suspending the inclusion of international aviation in the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS).
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Port of LA Lays Groundwork for Major Supply Chain Enhancements

Posted 11/15 · 11:30 AM · SCMR Editorial
When the NITL’s 105th annual meeting & TransComp exhibition convened in Anaheim earlier this week, there was considerable attention paid to the pending expansion of the Panama Canal. Shippers learned that West Coast ports will not remain complacent.
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USPS Expecting Record Holiday Season Shipping Volumes

Posted 11/10 · 02:01 PM · SCMR Editorial
Like the duopoly of UPS and FedEx, the United States Postal Service (USPS) is calling for a very active holiday shipping season, expecting 385 million packages to be shipped, which represents a 20 percent annual gain and would be a USPS record.
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Obama To Confront Ongoing Supply Chain Concerns During Second Term

Posted 11/08 · 10:31 AM · SCMR Editorial
A divided Congress. A pending fiscal nightmare scenario. A mountain of national debt. And two increasingly dug-in political parties who seem not to have the word “compromise” in their lexicon.
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