Toyota calls for material handling research proposals

DC Velocity

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

Not so hard to handle

Logistics Business Magazine

Handling can be made easier by adding a bottom rail in the rack to lift the larger pallets off the floor and creating a rack location with a higher first beam level will make it easy to store and pick bulky, outsized items.

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Bulk handling forces combine

Logistics Business Magazine

Two bulk handling specialists have joined forces to combine their sixty years of experience to offer the sector a total-solution combining industry design expertise and established manufacturing skills. The post Bulk handling forces combine appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Envirotainer handles billionth vaccine

Logistics Business Magazine

Niklas Adamsson, Envirotainer’s Chief Operating Officer, said: “We’re incredibly proud of handling a billion vaccines at a time when air freight has been restricted and demand has been sky high. The post Envirotainer handles billionth vaccine appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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.

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.

Handling Supply Chain Disruptions with Warehowz & Kuebix TMS

Kuebix

Manufacturing, transporting and storing products while meeting new rules and regulations regarding health is a lot for companies to handle. The post Handling Supply Chain Disruptions with Warehowz & Kuebix TMS appeared first on Kuebix. Supply chains throughout the U.S.

Forwarders in boycott threat over increased handling charges in UK

The LoadStar

At the end of last year, WFS issued new terminal handling and storage charges – a particularly big rise. The post Forwarders in boycott threat over increased handling charges in UK appeared first on The Loadstar.

CASE STUDY: Handling a 500% order Spike During Pandemic

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Public Goods sells quality household products that are healthy, sustainable and ultra-affordable. Most sales are online at publicgoods.com, but in early 2020 the company began national distribution to a major retail chain.

DHL expands Tucson facility to handle e-commerce volume

DC Velocity

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.

Powered Drum Handling Transporter

Material Handling and Logistics

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

6 Benefits of Automated Material Handling

GlobalTranz

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.

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.

High-Volume Drum Handling

Material Handling and Logistics

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

How shippers and carriers are handling the freight capacity crunch

Bulk Connection

As a shipper, you are having great difficulty moving freight, while carriers are being offered more loads than they can possibly handle. As we’ve passed the halfway mark of 2021, we know a few things about the freight capacity crunch: it’s bad and only appears to be getting worse.

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

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

DC Velocity

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

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.

Collaborative Shipping Exception Management Brings Parties Together for Efficient Handling

Turvo

Identifying, addressing, and overcoming exceptions within the shipping network chain is essential for maintaining effective handling and processing. Contact Turvo to learn more about how to increase value and prioritize exception handling now.

Ground handling inefficiency ’causes air cargo congestion and slows growth’

The LoadStar

Ground handling congestion dragged down airfreight growth last month, highlighting the industry’s “lack of investment” in cargo infrastructure. The post Ground handling inefficiency ’causes air cargo congestion and slows growth’ appeared first on The Loadstar.

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

Clark Material Handling appoints new authorized dealer in Philadelphia market

DC Velocity

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

Port of Virginia installs four cranes to handle cargo growth

DC Velocity

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

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?

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.

Global Material Handling Equipment Industry

247 Customs Broker

19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Global Material Handling Equipment Industry” – [link] 1% in the… The post Global Material Handling Equipment Industry appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. New York, Nov.

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

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.

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.

Guidance issued for dangerous goods storage and handling

Logistics Business Magazine

In the face of increased volumes of dangerous goods transported in sea containers, and the occurrence of major incidents as well as a plethora of lesser accidents, there is a clear need for guidance on safe storage and handling of dangerous goods in warehouses, including port and terminal facilities.

FedEx adding 90,000 workers to handle peak surge

The Supply Chain Journal

FedEx ( NYSE: FDX ) said it’s adding new hubs and sorting centers as well as making improvements in package handling and delivery capabilities to keep up with demand. FedEx Corp. said Thursday it would hire 90,000 workers “ahead of busy peak season.”.

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

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. c) cannot handle the load safely.

CSX ready to handle volume growth, leaders say

The Supply Chain Journal

CSX ( NASDAQ: CSX ) says it’s ready to handle not only an anticipated increase in carload volumes in the second half of the year but also meet the demand to move e-commerce goods, according to executives on the railroad’s first-quarter 2021 earnings call late Tuesday afternoon.