Filed in Materials Handling
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.
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Modex 2012 Coming to Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center; replaces NA in Cleveland
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
There is little overlap in the potential acquisition of two industry leaders.
Friday, August 06, 2010
Dematic, a leading global supplier of integrated material handling solutions and services, announces it has signed an agreement in principle to purchase HK Systems, a North American automated material handling and software solutions provider. The transaction is expected to close sometime in the third quarter of 2010.
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Friday, June 04, 2010
On the heels of the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, the materials handling industry is starting to experience growth. In fact, John Nofsinger, CEO of the Material Handling Industry of America recently said, “Going into 2010, I anticipate progressive, continued, gradual growth. I do not expect to see the industry ramping up significantly into double digit growth in 2010, but growth is growth and up is up.”