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.

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.

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

Fetch Robotics adds two models for material handling operations

DC Velocity

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

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.

3PLs turn to robots to handle holiday surge

DC Velocity

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

11th Annual Material Handling Professional Salary Survey

Logistics Management

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

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

High-Volume Drum Handling

Material Handling and Logistics

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

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.

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 Bias is a problem we. need to address Our society is struggling with bias.

Clark Material Handling appoints new authorized dealer in Philadelphia market

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

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

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

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.

Material Handling and Fleet Management: Uncovering Opportunities for Cost Savings and Other Business Benefits

Talking Logistics

One area that many companies overlook for potential benefits is material handling and fleet management. That’s one of the key questions I addressed with Jeff Burns, President of Kenco Material Handling Solutions , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. That includes all material handling equipment within a warehouse, distribution center or manufacturing site, such as forklifts, personnel carriers, yard spotters, sweepers, and booms. Material Handling Challenges.

Carter Express Opens a New Crossdock in Mexico that Brings Higher Accuracy and Lower Cost in Handling Mexico Freight

Carter Logistics

Carter Express Opens a New Crossdock in Mexico that Brings Higher Accuracy and Lower Cost in Handling Mexico Freight. Carter Express is handling over 500 routes per week within Mexico. Blog Topics. The Shared Milkrun Mexico & Border Logistics.

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

Efficient cargo handling now key for forwarders when choosing airlines

The LoadStar

Forwarders will stop using airlines with poor cargo handling contracts and have blamed carriers for failing to invest sufficiently, adding to congestion problems and delayed import cargo. What’s causing problems for us is ground handling, especially at Heathrow,” said.

3 Factors Affecting Growth of Automated Material Handling


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

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

DC Velocity

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

Amware to Handle U.S. Fulfillment for Top 100 Direct Selling Company

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Leading direct sales company, Immunotec , has chosen Amware to handle all U.S. product fulfillment. Immunotec develops, manufactures and markets science-based nutrition and skincare products across Canada, the Dominican Republic, Ireland, Mexico, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Products are sold through a network of independent consultants. The company was recently named to Direct Selling News magazine’s Global 100 list of the world’s top direct selling companies. Amware News

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

Hactl First to Pilot New IATA Handling Audit System

Airfreight Logistics

Due to the scale and complexity of their operations, the broad types of cargo they handle, the number of carriers (over 100) they serve and the company’s highly-developed quality management systems, Hactl was the obvious choice as the launch test site for the new audit system.

Air Europa Selects Worldwide Flight Services for Cargo Handling

Airfreight Logistics

The second largest airline in Spain, Air Europa recently announced they have chosen Paris-based Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) as their cargo handling partner at nine strategic airports throughout Europe.

YTO Cargo Airlines Chooses Hactl for Handling

Airfreight Logistics

YTO Express , a Chinese courier firm has chosen Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) to become their handling agent in Hong Kong for their aircraft operating arm YTO Cargo Airlines. It currently handles over 20 million parcels daily a majority of which are e-commerce goods.

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

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

How Mobile Cart Technology Expedites Materials Handling Activities


Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post How Mobile Cart Technology Expedites Materials Handling Activities appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Logistics and warehousing companies are facing unprecedented business challenges in 2018.

Witron earnings rise 6.2 percent on demand for material handling systems

DC Velocity

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

Swissport expands handling footprint in Germany with Apron acquisition

The LoadStar

The post Swissport expands handling footprint in Germany with Apron acquisition appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Land Loadstar posts News CWT Germany Handle with care HNA Swissport Takeover Talk

Lufthansa Cargo Handle World’s First Electronic Dangerous Goods Declaration

Airfreight Logistics

German air cargo carrier, Lufthansa Cargo recently handled the world’s first dangerous goods shipment via the INFr8 platform for an electronic Dangerous Goods Declaration (eDGD) at Germanys Frankfurt Airport.

dnata Renews License at Zurich Airport for Cargo and Ground Handling Services

Airfreight Logistics

Dubai Headquartered dnata was recently awarded a further seven years license to provide full ground and cargo handling services at Zurich Airport , the license is valid from December 2018 until December 2025.

DHL Adds Bristol and Manchester to easyJet Ground Handling Ops

Logistics Business Magazine

DHL Supply Chain is to add both Bristol and Manchester airports to its existing ground handling contract for easyJet. DHL will be responsible for managing the ground handling for approximately 700 flights per week from Bristol and 500 from Manchester.

Materials Handling Innovation Matters More Than Ever

Logistics Management

This is no longer your father’s materials handling industry. Leading suppliers are developing a culture of innovation, leading to new solutions for new challenges

21 of the Latest and Greatest Material Handling Equipment

Material Handling and Logistics

Take a look at the latest material handling equipment from barcode scanners to lane changers to automated dumping

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

A Smarter Way to Handle and Move Materials

Material Handling and Logistics

Intelligent software and robotics will be the differentiator in the logistics industry

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

DC Velocity

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

WFS Receives Cargo Handling Contract Extension from Singapore Airlines

Airfreight Logistics

One of the world’s leading air cargo handlers WFS , recently announced they had received contract extensions from Singapore Airlines for cargo handling in both the UK and France. WFS handles cargo at London Heathrow in the UK for Singapore Airlines A380-800 and 777-300 operations to Singapore.

How to Handle Seasonal Demands in the Fashion Industry

Apparel Logistics

Handling seasonal demands can be difficult, but you can meet and even exceed your apparel customers' expectations with the right strategies in place. The fashion world experiences significant seasonal changes like few others.