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.

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

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

Uncovering Cost Savings in Material Handling and Fleet Management

Talking Logistics

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?

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

Clark Material Handling appoints new authorized dealer in Philadelphia market

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

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.

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

Toyota entrusts US vehicle handling to Corman

Automotive Logistics

Building on an existing contract which covers switching, preparing and loading railway wagons and providing track maintenance, Corman will now handle all new vehicles produced by Toyota in the US. Since 2011, Corman has handled around 2m vehicles for the OEM.

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

3 Factors Affecting Growth of Automated Material Handling

Cerasis

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

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

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

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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.

Convoy introduces application to handle drop-and-hook shipments

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Dive Brief: Convoy Go, the latest offering from the digital freight broker launched nationwide today, allows drop-and-hook shipments to be handled through the application. The post Convoy introduces application to handle drop-and-hook shipments appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Such shipments allow carriers to pick up a loaded trailer from a shipper, as opposed to live shipments, when a carrier shows up with an empty container and waits for it to […].

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

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.

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.

3PLs turn to robots to handle holiday surge

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

Efficient cargo handling now key for forwarders when choosing airlines

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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.

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.

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 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

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

Hiab Launches Multilift Commander Unit for Container Handling

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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.

Swissport takes control of Heathrow Cargo Handling after 23-year JV

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Swissport has acquired the remaining 50% stake in Heathrow Cargo Handling (HCH), taking its shareholding to 100%. The post Swissport takes control of Heathrow Cargo Handling after 23-year JV appeared first on The Loadstar.

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.