Filed in Materials Handling
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Amazon pays $775 million for Kiva. What else is there to say?
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
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.
Friday, February 03, 2012
The company is building a 108,000 square-foot building, which company officials said will be dedicated to its engineering, customer service, and R&D staffing, and testing facilities.
Thursday, March 10, 2011
Just how strong is the current economic recovery? Judging by the Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association’s (CEMA) 78th Annual Meeting in Palm Springs California last week, pretty good.
Friday, February 25, 2011
Want to know where all that corporate cash we hear about sitting on the sidelines is going? Try the materials handling industry.
Friday, February 04, 2011
A new proposal from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) would remove the exemption from ISPM 15 on wood packaging material moving between Canada and the United States in both directions beginning in 2011.
Thursday, October 14, 2010
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.
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
While the July index is down 22% from June, it is up 49% from the July 2009 index of 88
Friday, September 10, 2010
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.
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Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Modex 2012 Coming to Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center; replaces NA in Cleveland