A comprehensive source of news and trends in Warehouse and Distribution Center Management covering operations, strategies, sustainability and metrics.
Posted 04/01 · 12:37 PM · MMH Editorial
At the end of the line after the materials handling is done, you still need pallets, slip sheets, totes and containers, stretch wrap, shrink wrap and banding, and dunnage to create the optimum unit load
Posted 03/01 · 05:44 PM · MMH Editorial
Think there's nothing new about sortation technology? Think again.
Posted 03/01 · 05:38 PM · MMH Editorial
Denmark's leading book distributor installed a scalable automated storage system that increased throughput and replenishment rates.
Posted 03/01 · 09:52 AM · MMH Editorial
The counterbalanced automatic guided vehicle can pick up loads from the floor and block stack or interface with conveyors, stands and racking.
Posted 02/01 · 04:56 PM · MMH Editorial
The American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN, http://www.alanaid.org
), a non-profit humanitarian aid organization that engages the supply chain community in relief efforts at home and abroad, is helping the victims of the earthquake that recently hit Haiti.
Posted 02/01 · 04:52 PM · MMH Editorial
PROMAT 2011 isn't scheduled until March of next year, but the Material Handling Industry of America
(MHIA) is already well into the planning process.
Posted 02/01 · 12:35 PM · MMH Editorial
To transform its business, Prime Distribution Services turned to case picking technology and lean warehousing strategies. And, that’s just the start of things to come.
Posted 02/01 · 11:41 AM · MMH Editorial
There's a new curriculum on the books at Paul D. Camp Community College (http://www.pdc.edu
) in Franklin, Va.
Posted 03/23 · 06:59 AM · MMH Editorial
Need to get more from your workforce? Improvements in labor management software systems are driving real cost savings.