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Posted 06/07 · 09:05 AM · LM Editorial
Freight transportation and logistics services provider Averitt Express said this week it is expanding its Lexington, Ky.- and Cincinnati, Ohio-based warehouse operations in an effort to meet shipper needs for flexible shared warehouse space.
Posted 05/27 · 10:27 AM · MMH Editorial
Representatives from all aspects of materials handling and logistics industries help guide the organization
Posted 05/17 · 06:02 AM · MMH Editorial
Dematic announced that Dan Patrick and Marcus Luttrell will serve as keynote speakers for its 26th annual Material Handling and Logistics Conference.
Posted 03/24 · 06:04 AM · MMH Editorial
By all accounts, this was one of the most successful shows in recent years, especially when compared against 2009.
Posted 03/23 · 11:23 AM · MMH Editorial
Kurt Fichtman, director of sales for Technology Transfer Services (Booth 4180), showcased his company’s internet-based Odesie training software for maintenance personnel.
Posted 03/23 · 08:15 AM · MMH Editorial
Supply chain consulting and integration firm TranSystems (Booth 4279) and a driver for an Indy Racing League (IRL) team it sponsors see similarities between lean supply chains and successful IRL teams.
Posted 03/22 · 05:38 PM · MMH Editorial
$75 billion. That could be the most important figure reported by the Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA), sponsor of ProMat, at its annual State of the Industry press conference yesterday.
Posted 03/22 · 12:16 PM · MMH Editorial
Without minimizing the human toll of this tragedy, the news as it relates to the materials handling industry is that industry leaders like Toyota Material Handling USA (TMHU), Daifuku Webb (Booth 2003) and Murata Machinery USA (Booth 435) were largely spared.
Posted 03/21 · 12:44 PM · MMH Editorial
Tom Ridge, the first Secretary of Homeland Security, welcomed attendees to ProMat 2011 with his keynote speech.
Posted 03/19 · 07:48 AM · SCMR Editorial
Inventory optimization—the process of scientifically determining the right inventory levels across the supply chain—has never been easy. But advanced tools now available are enabling companies to do the job faster, more accurately, and with greater business impact. In fact, industry leaders are finding that IO can drive greater profitability through lower inventories, better fill rates, and ultimately a more satisfied customer.