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.

Clark Material Handling appoints new authorized dealer in Philadelphia market

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

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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.

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.

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.

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

Georgia Ports Authority Handle Record TEU Volumes

Logistics Manager

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) recently announced they had handled a record of 4.2 The post Georgia Ports Authority Handle Record TEU Volumes appeared first on Logistics Manager. million TEU’s for the Fiscal Year of 2018.

High-Volume Drum Handling

Material Handling and Logistics

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

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.

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

Hiab Launches Multilift Commander Unit for Container Handling

Logistics Manager

Swedish manufacturer Hiab has recently unveiled the MULTILIFT COMMANDER an innovative new product for container handling in a safe and efficient manner that will allow users to load or unload containers from a truck in remote locations where no loading facilities are installed.

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.

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.

FLTA Reveals Materials Handling’s “Biggest Mistake”

Logistics Business Magazine

Fork Lift Truck Association Peter Harvey MBE explains: “It’s material handling’s biggest mistake and it’s an easy one to make. The post FLTA Reveals Materials Handling’s “Biggest Mistake” appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. The UK’s Fork Lift Truck Association is urging companies employing forklifts to use caution when appointing new suppliers.

Hactl handles new Western Global freighter operation

The LoadStar

(Hong Kong, 9 May 2018) Florida-based freighter operator Western Global Airlines has appointed Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) to handle its first scheduled service into Hong Kong. The post Hactl handles new Western Global freighter operation appeared first on The Loadstar.

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

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

Raymond Corp. acquires northwest regional lift truck dealer Raymond Handling Concepts Corp.

DC Velocity

Dealership President Steve Raymond, a grandson of Raymond Corp. founder, will retire after 31 years, firms say. Lift Trucks

Quiet Logistics in Material Handling 24/7

Quiet Logistics

Thanks to Material Handling 24/7 for including us and our autonomous warehouse robots in this feature on the future of retail distribution. ecommerce Locus Robotics automation

New Project Engineer for BS Handling Systems

Logistics Business Magazine

BS Handling Systems says it has made a strong start to 2018 with the appointment of Andrew Smith as project engineer. With over 23 years of engineering experience, Smith brings a wealth of knowledge to his role at BS Handling Systems.

Cathay Pacific Cargo Awards Cargo Handling Contracts to WFS

Airfreight Logistics

Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Cargo has awarded Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) new cargo handling contracts for Brussels and Copenhagen. It is projected that WFS will handle over seven million kilograms of cargo and mail per year for Cathay Pacific in the Belgian airport.

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Piraeus announces steep rise in handling charges

Automotive Logistics

The Greek port of Piraeus is increasing the amount it charges for finished vehicle handling by more than 34% in a move that has taken those loading and unloading vehicles there by surprise. The post Piraeus announces steep rise in handling charges appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

New Pallet Truck Bids to Reduce Manual Handling Injuries

Logistics Business Magazine

In a bid to help reduce manual handling injuries, Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks has launched the PBPL12 electric hand pallet truck. The post New Pallet Truck Bids to Reduce Manual Handling Injuries appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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

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

Cargotec and JCE Invest AB form Joint Venture for Dry Bulk Handling

Logistics Manager

Finnish-based cargo-handling machinery manufacturer Cargotec recently signed a joint venture agreement with JCE Invest AB to create the Bruks Siwertell Group that will specialize in dry bulk handling. Each company is a global leader in handling solutions and suppliers of bulk materials.

How Are You Handling Omnichannel Fulfillment?

Logistics Management

Omnichannel is here to stay. Are you ready? Omnichannel white paper, Omni-channel white paper, Multi-site distribution white paper, Saddle creek fulfillment white paper

How Are You Handling Omnichannel Fulfillment?

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The post How Are You Handling Omnichannel Fulfillment? By LM Staff ·. May 17, 2018. We recently asked manufacturers, retailers, and ecommerce companies about their omnichannel practices. We discovered: Use of a multi-site distribution model will more than double within 2 years.

Handle Winter Shipping like a Pro

PLS Logistics

Busy holiday season is long over, but there are more winter challenges we still have to face! Winter weather is one of these things we all know about, but somehow it finds a way to always catch us off guard

Updated 8-16t Truck Easier to Transport and Handle

Logistics Business Magazine

The most universal to date, the latest heavy-duty models provide optimal visibility, strength and reliability, making handling and transportation easier than ever. The post Updated 8-16t Truck Easier to Transport and Handle appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Introducing Tech to Material Handling: Consider the Human Element

Material Handling and Logistics

New technology implementations need to embrace an approach that is attentive to human factors and ergonomics

Industry View: Financing Options for Material Handling Hardware

Logistics Business Magazine

“The acquisition method for materials handling equipment can be a big decision for any business. to supply materials handling equipment, rack equipment and other equipment within the warehouse operation.”

Vanderlande to Share Stand with Toyota Material Handling at CeMAT

Logistics Business Magazine

Vanderlande will be joining the Toyota Material Handling stand (P32) at CeMAT, 23-27 April 2018 at the Deutsche Messe in Hannover, Germany. The move follows the purchase of the Dutch process handling specialist by Toyota this time last year.

How to Handle Logistics During Chinese New Year

Material Handling and Logistics

“By implementing a few critical steps in advance of the holiday, shippers can avoid unnecessary bottlenecks and continue business with little or no interruption,” says Frank Guenzerodt, CEO of Dachser USA.

Double Container Handling Solution Wins Port of Antwerp Backing

Logistics Business Magazine

An official authority that supports Belgium´s Port of Antwerp has certified the new Hyster® Empty Container Handler series as approved equipment for double reefer container handling.

Tyre Handling Answers Provided by Attachment Specialist

Logistics Business Magazine

To assist with the processes of handling its goods, Northern Freight Services contacted material handling experts B&B Attachments to provide them with a solution to improve their productivity when material handling.

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.

Third ‘World of Material Handling’ Event Opens in Mannheim

Logistics Business Magazine

Linde’s ‘World of Material Handling’ (WoMH) intralogistics fair has opened today in Mannheim. We are demonstrating to our customers how they can meet complex demands by using state-of-the-art technology,” says Christophe Lautray, Chief Sales and Services Officer at Linde Material Handling. The post Third ‘World of Material Handling’ Event Opens in Mannheim appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

The German way of handling plastic trash

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The weather in Spain demands a lot of water consumption… and ends in a lot of empty plastic bottles. Here, you just throw them (preferably) in the plastic trash bin. In Germany it was the same until 2003. Back then, the government introduced a deposit system for plastic bottles and cans.