A comprehensive source of news and trends in Warehouse and Distribution Center Management covering operations, strategies, sustainability and metrics.
Posted 03/21 · 07:55 AM · LM Editorial
Amazon pays $775 million for Kiva. What else is there to say?
Posted 03/20 · 09:17 AM · LM Editorial
Amazon.com Inc. has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Kiva Systems, a developer of mobile-robotic solutions that automate eCommerce order fulfillment and warehouse operations.
Posted 03/20 · 09:10 AM · LM Editorial
Shareholder pressure is forcing publicly-held manufacturers to adhere to the highest levels of sustainability, said industry analysts and experts speaking yesterday a the International Warehouse Logistics Association 2012 Convention & Expo in San Francisco.
Posted 03/15 · 08:13 PM · MMH Editorial
To further promote safety and the proper selection, application, and usage of monorail solutions, the Monorail Manufacturer’s Association (MMA) has created a Product Guide to help explain basic crane and monorail terminology and how to choose the right equipment for a facilities’ unique needs
Posted 03/15 · 07:36 AM · MMH Editorial
W&H Systems, a leading material handling systems integrator announced Wednesday that the controlling interests of W&H Systems have been acquired by Don Betman & Ken Knapp.
Posted 03/14 · 04:16 PM · LM Editorial
Members of the North American warehouse-based third-party logistics industry will gather during the International Warehouse Logistics Association 2012 Convention & Expo, March 18-20, 2012, at the Fairmont San Francisco.
Posted 03/04 · 07:40 AM · MMH Editorial
The St. Onge Company has announced that John M. Hill has joined the company as a Director who will focus on manufacturing, distribution and warehousing systems and operations.
Posted 03/01 · 11:43 PM · MMH Editorial
Some researchers are asking what the real world of distribution and logistics can learn from the digital world of the Internet.
Posted 02/08 · 12:58 PM · MMH Editorial
Thursday marks the end of Modex 2012, the first iteration of the new show in Atlanta, and sets the stage for ProMat 2013 in Chicago.
Posted 02/07 · 03:47 PM · MMH Editorial
New orders for materials handling equipment grew by 15% in 2011 while shipments of equipment grew by 17.1%.