Toyota calls for material handling research proposals

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Material HandlingSubmit ideas to Toyota by Dec. 15 for a chance at $500,000 in research funding.

6 Benefits of Automated Material Handling

Cerasis

That’s why facilities managers and decision makers everywhere are exploring the benefits of automated material handling. The post 6 Benefits of Automated Material Handling appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Automation Logistics Automated Material HandlingIn the logistics and supply chain industries, every edge counts. This group of technologies can bring new levels of productivity, safety and profitability to these important verticals.

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Powered Drum Handling Transporter

Material Handling and Logistics

Liftomatic Material Handling Inc. has introduced the Ergo-PWPL-750 powered drum handling transport

Autonomous Material Handling Vehicle

Material Handling and Logistics

Seegrid has launched a vision guided vehicle, a data analytics and reporting offering, and enhanced functionality of its Seegrid Supervisor fleet management software

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

handle. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the. workforce By the creators of AllyO, the end-to-end AI recruiter www.allyo.com hello@allyo.com Bias is a problem we. need to address Our society is struggling with bias. and its negative impacts on our. workforce. What’s causing bias. today? We aren’t. always self- aware of all. the filters we. are applying. to make. judgments. Humans drive and make most of the.

Fetch Robotics adds two models for material handling operations

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Material HandlingCartConnect and RollerTop robots can be integrated into any warehouse workflow, Fetch says.

Terminal handling charges and Incoterms

Globalior

THC, or terminal handling charges is a term used to refer to the collection of costs and fees related to using the port terminal facility. Terminal handling charges are usually relevant only to ocean, rail and air ports. When are terminal handling charges incurred?

Your Supply Chain Applications Can’t Handle Disruption

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Your Supply Chain Applications Can’t Handle Disruption appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. COVID-19 catalyzed rapidly shifting commerce models that were reshaping how goods and services were procured and delivered.

Sensor Robots Can Handle Hazardous Situations

Material Handling and Logistics

The "Squishy Rotobt" is equipped with six cameras, GPS, and various interchangeable chemical, biological, and radiological sensors that deliver data and 360-degree videos in situations where human access can be difficult or unsafe

DHL expands Tucson facility to handle e-commerce volume

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Material HandlingLarger service center will also manage cross-border trade with Mexico, firm says.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

tools automatically handle tasks like extending. of tomorrow will be able to rely on machines to handle. on valuable tasks like negotiating offers and handling. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3. From manual to automation 4. How did talent acquisition end up here? A new wave of solutions 7.

DHL eCommerce opens $20 million sortation center to handle online shopping volume

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Material HandlingNew Jersey facility serves as test bed for automation, could inspire similar approach in Los Angeles and Chicago.

High-Volume Drum Handling

Material Handling and Logistics

Liftomatic Material Handling Inc. has introduced two forklift-mounted attachments suited for high-volume drum handling

Exception Handling (Chapter 9)

Camelot 3PL Software

When handling such a high volume of orders, any kink in the chain could have a ripple effect on other orders or processes. Having a good exception handling process is key to keep the mainstream of orders flowing smoothly to maintain a higher percentage of successful orders. The exercise of handling exceptions at every level of severity and step of the procedure should be planned for in advance of going live.

Retail Will Boost Demand for Material Handling Containers

Material Handling and Logistics

However, the reusability of material handling containers will also prevent further growth for new units

Clark Material Handling appoints new authorized dealer in Philadelphia market

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Material HandlingPennsylvania Industrial Equipment joins the company's dealer network.

Port of Virginia installs four cranes to handle cargo growth

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Expansion project will boost container capacity 40 percent by 2020. Transportation

Material Handling Cart

Material Handling and Logistics

has developed a simple material handling cart that allows a manufacturer to move products from one work cell to another work cell for continued machining Creform Corp.

Material Handling Talent Trends for 2018

Material Handling and Logistics

Here are seven talent trends that will help to shape the material handling and logistics workforce this year

How to Handle Freight Damage

GoShip Blog

While it is not a pleasant thing to handle, you can minimize the frustration of shipment damage. Regardless of the reasons, whether it’s frequent handling, weather, or anything else, there are ways to keep your freight protected. Keep in mind that the claim will be handled by an insurance company or through your shipping provider. Whether you are shipping an appliance to another state or regularly ship commercial freight, errors happen.

Menzies apologises for handling ‘turmoil’ at LHR: ‘we’re working on it’

The LoadStar

The congestion happened as Menzies took over Qatar Airways Cargo handling from Dnata, on 2 September with a new long-term contract. The post Menzies apologises for handling ‘turmoil’ at LHR: ‘we’re working on it’ appeared first on The Loadstar.

FACL Becomes New Handling Partner at Frankfurt Hub

Airfreight Logistics

KG ( FACL ) will take over the operative handling and co-ordination of inbound and outbound standard shipments in several phases until mid 2021. The post FACL Becomes New Handling Partner at Frankfurt Hub appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Overlength Issues and How to Handle Them

Freight Center

We’re walking you through common overlength issues and how to handle them, so you can ship efficiently and affordably. If you sell or ship bulky or large items, you know how tricky shipping can be. Sifting through different carriers’ size restrictions, rules and various regulations can get confusing and very time consuming. Overlength issues can be common when you’re manufacturing and shipping larger items. But you don’t have to try to figure out overlength issues alone.

Forklift Attachment Handles Steel Drums

Material Handling and Logistics

Liftomatic Material Handling has introduced FTA drum handling units, designed for loading, unloading, palletizing and storage of steel drums in nearly any size or configuration

Electric-Powered Material Handling Vehicles

Material Handling and Logistics

Hamilton Caster's series of four industrial e-Power pushers are designed to push or pull in-plant trailers with load capacities between 3,000 and 100,000 lbs

New Airline Contracts for WFS Ground Handling in Spain

247 Customs Broker

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has won three new airline ground handling contracts in Spain. In Madrid, WFS is now providing ramp and cargo handling services… The post New Airline Contracts for WFS Ground Handling in Spain appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

MASkargo Receives Ground Handling License from MAVCOM

Airfreight Logistics

MASkargo is the proud recipient of the Ground Handling License (GHL) issued by the Malaysian Aviation Commission (“MAVCOM/Commission”) today. The license is the testament of our efficiency in providing cargo handling solutions for our customers at our 11 cargo terminals. In the cargo terminals, the team usually work under time pressure, but also must observe care in handling what is sometimes fragile cargo. Ground & Cargo Handling Ground Handling MASkargo MAVCOM

Delivery Process Issues and How to Handle Them

Freight Center

To help you manage delivery process issues and meet the expectations of your customers, we dive into some common issues and how to avoid and handle them when they do occur Delivery process issues can occur at any stage in the shipping process.

Witron earnings rise 6.2 percent on demand for material handling systems

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Material HandlingCompany cites rising demand in store, online, and omnichannel business in Europe and U.S.

COVID-19 and Managed Transportation: Providers Work to Handle Shipping Volatility

Logistics Viewpoints

The post COVID-19 and Managed Transportation: Providers Work to Handle Shipping Volatility appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. There are companies that have seen their shipping volumes surge during this global recession and pandemic. Many work with managed trans providers to secure capacity. This article describes the different tools managed trans providers use to secure transportation capacity.

DHL opens $5 million Tampa facility to handle international e-commerce

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Material HandlingService center will support U.S.-based based importers and exporters, DHL says.

Material Handling Tips That Every Factory Worker Must Know About

Morai Logistics

Safety in factories is paramount—here are some material handling tips for factory workers. So, with further ado, here is their guest blog on material handling. It is common to see workers handling or moving materials in a factory. However, if it is not done right, it will result in accidents, pain or handling ailments like repetitive strain injury. The dangers of improper handling, storing or moving materials are plenty. c) cannot handle the load safely.

New Airline Contracts for WFS Ground Handling in Spain

Airfreight Logistics

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has won three new airline ground handling contracts in Spain. In Madrid, WFS is now providing ramp and cargo handling services for Airest’s Saab340 cargo flights, which arrive from Germany’s Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden Airport five days a week.

Material Handling in the Digital Factory: A Look Ahead

Material Handling and Logistics

Material handling is playing a vital role in the emergence of the digital factory, as data analytics reshapes the workforce

Bombas Relies on Outsourced Order Fulfillment to Handle Demand

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Lights. Camera. Avalanche. This past October, sock company Bombas , experienced a Black Friday-like business peak after a highly-positive segment on Good Morning America. The TV coverage sparked an immediate 1,600% increase in orders that needed to be fulfilled by Bombas’s outsourced order fulfillment partner, Amware, from its Northeast fulfillment center in Cranbury, NJ