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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Autonomous Material Handling Vehicle

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

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

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

Container Handling Equipment Boost

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residual capacity arrangements brought a specific comment from David Cooper, Executive Director of Cooper Handling, who said: “In reach stacker intermodal operations, operators jacking operations slow driver’s down and they only use jacks as an absolute last resort.

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.

High-Volume Drum Handling

Material Handling and Logistics

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

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.

Port of Savannah Breaks TEU Handling Record

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million TEU’s being handled by the port, an increase of more than 305,000. ” For the first time in history, the Georgia Ports Authority handled over 500,000 container lifts to rail, an increase of 72,000, or 16.6%.

Material Handling Cart

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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.

3PLs turn to robots to handle holiday surge

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Geodis and Radial deploy Locus Robotics AMRs to boost fulfillment efficiency. Robotics

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

Uncovering Cost Savings in Material Handling and Fleet Management

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Jeff Burns, President at Kenco Material Handling Solutions discusses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: What does “fleet management” mean for material handling and distribution folks?

MonarchFx to handle Lego logistics for latest client

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Firm's fulfillment services expand in November to reinforce food and beverage, healthcare arms. Strategy

Toyota Material Handling adds battery vendor to forklift parts program

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EnerSys to join Starlift network to service industrial trucks and vehicles. Lift Trucks

Seegrid adds latest self-driving vehicle for materials handling

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Vision guided tow tractor designed to interface with data analytics platform and fleet management software. Robotics

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.

Unit Load and Product Handling Carts

Material Handling and Logistics

Verti-Lift has introduced Shuttle/Transfer Carts with the integration of portability, lifting and conveying

Luggage Handling in Airports

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

This article was very interesting for me, to understand how the luggage handling actually works in the airports. Luggage handling is a very complex process, making it important for airlines and airports to continuously work to improve the system.

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

Bombas Relies on Outsourced Order Fulfillment to Handle Demand

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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

Port of Savannah Breaks TEU Handling Record

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Port of Savannah Breaks TEU Handling Record The Port of Savannah recently announced they had broken a new TEU container units volume record for… The post Port of Savannah Breaks TEU Handling Record appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Trump's tariffs on steel imports could cause price hike in material handling equipment

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Potential impact would be muted by strong demand for warehouse products to handle e-commerce orders, consultant says. Strategy

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

Three Ways Material Handling Equipment Is Changing with Rise of E-Commerce

Talking Logistics

As online sales become increasingly popular, the growth of e-commerce has impacted every part of the supply chain, and material handling equipment (MHE) and fleet services are no different. With more and more brands looking to develop their e-commerce capabilities, their needs for moving and handling inventory are shifting as well. While direct-to-consumer is expanding, there is still a need to handle large volume orders.

11th Annual Material Handling Professional Salary Survey

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Materials handling professionals are as committed as ever to advancing the industry— although there is still plenty of room for young faces in this lucrative and fulfilling career

dnata and Egyptair Expand Cargo Handling Partnership

Airfreight Logistics

As of May 30 th, 2018 dnata will support the airline with their premium cargo handling service located at their best-in-class cargo facility at Dubai World Central (DWC). The post dnata and Egyptair Expand Cargo Handling Partnership appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Smart Solution for Material Handling Tech

Material Handling and Logistics

Lenze Americas has introduced a fully-integrated solution that provides plant operators with an energy-efficient alternative for many conveyor applications

3 Factors Affecting Growth of Automated Material Handling

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Automated material handling systems reduce—and sometimes eliminate—the need for human intervention in industrial tasks. Research , in fact, shows the North American market for automated material handling is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.1% Let’s examine some of the driving factors for growth of automated material handling in the years to come and explore what this means for manufacturing operations: Advanced Technologies. Distribution Logistics Automated Material Handlin

Intelligent Material Handling Control System

Material Handling and Logistics

Universal Logic has introduced Neocortex 5.0, an AI software platform designed as a general purpose control system