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Posted 10/18 · 07:57 AM · MMH Editorial
Del Monte Foods’ new Topeka DC brings laser-guided AGVs from manufacturing into distribution. The result is a best-in-class materials handling system that minimizes costs with room to expand in the future.
Posted 10/18 · 03:47 AM · MMH Editorial
Yellow Jacket 110 series orbital stretch wrap machines secure standard, oversized or odd-shaped palletized loads while they rest on the forks of a lift truck.
Posted 10/15 · 11:54 AM · SCMR Editorial
Part 3 in our series on "Back to Basics - Managing The Basic Supply Chain Functions." Warehousing Efficiency and Effectiveness in the Supply Chain Process - Where Are We Now? What’s Next? This article will address “back to the basics” that are fundamental for warehouses to achieve both efficiency and effectiveness in supply chains, and provide some perspective on current challenges and the future.
Posted 10/15 · 09:55 AM · MMH Editorial
With its new DC, the pet retailer has reduced its handling costs, bolstered its green transportation initiatives, and fortifies its overall distribution network—all while providing room to grow.
Posted 10/14 · 01:41 PM · MMH Editorial
Actor Matt Damon operates a forklift in the new movie "Hereafter," which was directed by Clint Eastwood and opens on October 22.
Posted 10/14 · 10:47 AM · MMH Editorial
Michael Farber has been named sales manager of the new Industrial Dealer Sales Group.
Posted 10/14 · 08:03 AM · LM Editorial
While August index is down 4% from July, it is up 25% from the August 2009 index of 101; shipments are up 13% from July and up 55% from August 2009.
Posted 10/14 · 03:41 AM · MMH Editorial
The Wrap-n-Weigh pallet stretch wrapper combines wrapping and weighing into one operation by integrating a precision scale and digital controls with either high- or low-profile turntables.
Posted 10/13 · 03:10 PM · MMH Editorial
The award encourages the development of, and recognizes excellence in, materials handling research.
Posted 10/13 · 01:45 PM · MMH Editorial
The strategic partnership will provide customers with the newest method to pre-sort mixed products for tray and case packing.