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

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?

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.

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

Clark Material Handling appoints new authorized dealer in Philadelphia market

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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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

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

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

Crown Celebrates 40th Anniversary as Southeast Asia’s Leading Material Handling Equipment Solutions Provider

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Crown Equipment Corporation is one of the world’s largest material handling companies with a reputation for award-winning product design, advanced engineering and technology, and superior after-sale service. Crown is one of the leading material handling company in the world.

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

Making the Case: Total Material Handling Fleet Optimization

Logistics Management

While cost reductions will vary by site and fleet health, the first step is to develop a fleet management data foundation to support decision-making

Material Handling & Logistics Conference: Day 2.

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Can we talk about robots? And, not just robots. Let’s add Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to the conversation, all of which have been on the menu at this year’s conference

Material Handling & Logistics Conference: Day 1

Logistics Management

The future of work, robotics and artificial intelligence were on the first morning’s agenda

Windsor Materials Handling Acquires Southampton-based Geolift

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Windsor Materials Handling is expanding into the South coast area of the UK following the acquisition of Southampton-based material handling equipment supplier, Geolift.

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

20 Material Handling Tools to Lift You Up

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Take a look at the latest material handling equipment from the directory that will make work a breeze again Feeling the weight of production dragging you down?

FLTA Reveals Materials Handling’s “Biggest Mistake”

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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.

Toyota Material Handling Hires Jungheinrich Exec as Germany MD

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Toyota Material Handling Europe has appointed Jan Lorenz as the new Managing Director for the significant German sales organisation, Toyota Material Handling Deutschland. “We

Triple Accreditation Status Gained by STILL Materials Handling

Logistics Business Magazine

STILL Materials Handling now has triple accreditation with its newly awarded ISO 14001 (Environmental) and ISO 45001 (Health and Safety) accreditations which will sit alongside their already existing ISO 9001 (Quality) certificate.

Nibbling at the Edges: Toyota Material Handling's Plan for IoT Success

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The world's largest forklift producer is following a course that will eventually create a full-scale digital revolution for the company. Along the way, it has defined a workable IoT strategy that can get any manufacturer moving

New Management Board Member Named by Linde Material Handling

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Christian Harm (50) has been appointed to the Management Board of Linde Material Handling for a period of four years with effect from January 1, 2019. The post New Management Board Member Named by Linde Material Handling appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Material Handling & Logistics Conference: Day 2.

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Bob Trebilcock, editorial director, has covered materials handling, technology, logistics and supply chain topics for nearly 30 years. In addition to Supply Chain Management Review, he is also Executive Editor of Modern Materials Handling. The post Material Handling & Logistics Conference: Day 2. Can we talk about robots? And, not just robots.

Online Configurator to Design for Material Handling Equipment

Material Handling and Logistics

UNEX Manufacturing has introduced the UNEX Configurator, a design tool that generates a 3-D image and bill of materials for users’ custom carton flow solutions

Quiet Logistics in Material Handling 24/7

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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

Global AGV market to reach $7.3 billion by 2025

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Growing demand for advanced material handling equipment will boost AGV market over next seven years. Material Handling

Making the Case: Total Material Handling Fleet Optimization

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When it comes to an enterprise’s understanding of the costs and asset lifecycle planning issues surrounding material handling fleets, there is often a lack of visibility into the full range of issues and costs involved. The post Making the Case: Total Material Handling Fleet Optimization appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. By Kenco ·. November 7, 2018.

Industry View: Financing Options for Material Handling Hardware

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“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.”

Dematic to open sequencing and distribution center in North Texas

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Facility replaces smaller operation, answers growing demand for automated material handling solutions, Dematic says. Material Handling

Vanderlande to Share Stand with Toyota Material Handling at CeMAT

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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.

2019 Trend Watch: Livin' in the future

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The race toward automation continues, as a rise in goods-to-person fulfillment, increased adoption of warehouse execution systems, and greater use of autonomous mobile robots top the list of material handling technology trends to watch in 2019. Material Handling

Third ‘World of Material Handling’ Event Opens in Mannheim

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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.

Wynright to build $26 million manufacturing plant in Indiana

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Site near Chicago to begin production of automated material handling equipment by 2019. Material Handling

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.

Material Handling Systems to acquire VanRiet – Supply Chain 24/7

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Material Handling Systems (MHS), a leading provider of advanced parcel sortation systems, engineering and equipment, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire VanRiet Material Handling Systems , a leading global provider of integration systems, equipment, and after-market services solutions, from Avedon Capital Partners and management.