Bee Sweet Citrus juices up its packing operations

DC Velocity

As business blossomed, the California citrus packer began experiencing bottlenecks in its packing operations. A sophisticated automated palletizing system cleared the jam. Material Handling

Industrial Pack

Logistics Business Magazine

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Our March issue was packed with hits

DC Velocity

Allusions to rock, pop, and blues hits, that is. The deadline for the April-issue contest has been extended until midnight Sunday, May 20, so get your entries in this weekend. Strategy

Automated End-of-Line Packing Makes for a Smooth Operation

Material Handling and Logistics

Traditional Medicinals converts its three manual case-packing stations into one intelligent, highly-automated wrap-around case-packing line

Robots With “Hands” that Pick and Pack Delicate Products at IncredibleSpeeds

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Robots With “Hands” that Pick and Pack Delicate Products at IncredibleSpeeds appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Robots with hands that can pick delicate objects would potentially be transformative in distribution if these arms could be attached to mobile robots. But first we have to understand the capabilities of robots with “hands” better.

Trump sends Tillerson packing

247 Customs Broker

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Versatility and Reliability Claimed for Sleeve Pack

Logistics Business Magazine

Since its launch almost two years ago, Goplasticpallets.com’s CabCube 1210 9F has been purchased and trialled for storing and distributing a wide range of products across multiple industry sectors, with customer feedback suggesting this could be THE most versatile sleeve pack available on the market.

New additions to Eaton's Fuller Rebuilder Bulk Packs

Fleet Owner

Eaton Vehicle Group has added 27 new part numbers to its aftermarket lineup of Eaton Fuller Rebuilder Bulk Packs for transmission components. The Rebuilder Bulk Packs improve rebuilder efficiency and competitiveness, according to Eaton, by eliminatin

Sealed Air acquires packing supplies vendor to expand services in e-commerce fulfillment

DC Velocity

Buying AFP will support growth in packaging designs for electronics and transportation markets, firm says. Material Handling

Coiler “Boosts On-Demand Packing Times and Enhances User Experience”

Logistics Business Magazine

Pregis Limited has launched the Easypack® Coiler, a high volume, high-speed ancillary packaging solution that it claims boosts on-demand packing times and enhances user experience. The ‘coil’ is one of their trademark packaging mediums and is one the strongest and most flexible types of protective packing for securing goods in transit, and eliminating in-box migration.

Pouch Sorter Claims Faster Handling of Flat-Packed Items

Logistics Business Magazine

Intralogistics expert psb has launched a pouch sorter, in which many advantages of overhead transport systems can be transferred to the handling of flat-packed items like shirts, shoes or other packaged goods.

Datalogic Falcon X3 Supports Rapid Growth at Pick, Pack Specialist

Logistics Business Magazine

Data capture specialist Datalogic has announced that leading omnichannel reseller ABS Holdings is using the Falcon X3 to improve the company’s Hampshire-based pick, pack and shipping operations.

The Importance of Scalability in ECommerce Order Fulfillment

West Coast and California Logistics

eCommerce Fulfillment 3PL Outsourcing Third Party Logistics 3PL Southern California Ports west coast warehouses West Coast Distribution Multi Channel Fulfillment Pick and PackGrowing from 20 orders per month to 15,000 per month. For most companies, that’s a dream come true.

US Brewing Company Boosts Can Output with Packing Solution

Logistics Business Magazine

WaveGrip, manufacturer of innovative beverage multi-packing solutions, is helping Lancaster Brewing Co. Having sent their G1 directly from CBC 2018, it is great to see how much of an impact the applicator has already had for their multi-packing needs.”. The post US Brewing Company Boosts Can Output with Packing Solution appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. increase its canned beverage output. Founded in 1995 and based in Pennsylvania, Lancaster Brewing Co.

Relocation – Top 3 Tips For Packing and Moving House

ValueShipr

You may be moving into a larger property,but you will save a lot of time and effort if you scale down your material goods before you have to pack them up. Get packing materials (quality packing materials!) Pack gradually to reduce stress. Packing up the kitchen and unpacking the bedroom first. Packing kitchens is a tough act when trying to move home. Pack before any other room, but leave out the kettle, toaster and anything that you will need on the day.

Henkel selects Mainfreight as new partner for warehousing and co-packing services

247 Customs Broker

Mainfreight Europe has secured a contract from Henkel to provide warehousing and co-packing services in the Benelux region. The facility will be used to carry out storage and order picking processes and various value-adding activities such as the execution of multi-packs and display building.

New Transit Connect Cargo Van packs more advanced tech, fuel options

Fleet Owner

INDIANAPOLIS. Having run through updates across its commercial vehicle lineup over the last four years, Ford Motor Co. showed off the 2019 Transit Connect Cargo Van prior to the official open of the Work Truck Show on Wednesday. The automaker's small

Infographic: 5 Tips for Shipping Fragile Items

GoShip Blog

News blog fragile fragile shipping goship packing Shipping TipsPreparing fragile items for transit can quickly turn stressful, because fragile and valuable items need extra care and attention when it comes to shipping.

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Shipping and warehousing nutraceutical, health, and beauty products

Ottawa Logistics

You need a company that understands how to move your shipments forward through a flexible fulfillment plan rather than throwing the blame back on you, making you eat the costs of reworking some sort of production and packing plan to make things happen.

CargoLogicAir Transports Giro D’Italia Teams to Historic Race

Airfreight Logistics

Sonigo International Shipping, Packing & Moving Ltd. Alha Alha Group CargoLogicAir CLA Dan Litten Giro D’Italia Hunt & Palmer Cargo Charters Packing & Moving Ltd Roberto Pascarella Sonigo Sonigo International Shipping Vector

Autonomous logistics is catching on as robots advance

The LoadStar

Hi Tech Loadstar leads Recommends Supply chain Autonomous warehouses Pick and Pack roboticsSlow to adopt automation at first, the logistics industry has seen a steady rise in recent years of companies looking to robots to address a varierty of problems.

Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Receiving Process

Cyzerg

These are: receiving, put-away, storage, pick & packing, and shipping. It’s not uncommon to see small and mid-size warehouses struggle with operational inefficiencies.

Increasing Transportation and Logistics Sales Using CRM with Troy Goode

The Logistics of Logistics

Troy began his career building pick and pack systems for Kroger’s first online grocery shopping experience in the late 90’s. Download the audio file.

Intelligent vending machines track inventory and maintenance, Jabil says

DC Velocity

New platform turns traditional vending machines into "smart" retail platforms packed with sensors, according to firm. Technology

Pacejet Shipping Software and Single Source Systems partner to support logistics platform

DC Velocity

Two firms will leverage Infor ERP software, extend life of SyteLine pick, pack, and ship product beyond 2019. Technology

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Amata Interfreight Unveils a Combined Approach for Complete One-stop Solutions

Logistics Manager

Even if a customer is new to shipping and logistics; we can help them in preparing documentation like, Bill of Ladings, Invoices, Packing Lists and all other involved documents. Suwarangkana Setthaisong Packaging Packing Sea and Air Freight Transportation Warehousing

Infor buys IP rights to process manufacturing software

DC Velocity

Infor customers use EVS Process Industry Pack to manage manufacturing specifications and monitor regulations, firms say. Technology

All You Need to Know About Furniture Shipping

GoShip Blog

If the pieces are too large, it may require additional packing and help of specialized services. Before packing or choosing a service for transporting, you have to weigh and measure your furniture. If possible, disassemble the pieces for secure packing and transportation.

Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Shipping Process

Cyzerg

How efficiently the goods are picked, greatly depends on the put-away process while delivering them in good condition depends on the packing process. Shipping is the final warehouse process, and one of the most important ones, for that matter. While customer experience greatly depends on the shipping process, the process itself depends on the previous processes to varied extent.

Rack Safety Products

Material Handling and Logistics

Adrian’s Safety Solutions’ line of rack safety products offers capabilities ranging from pallet push-through prevention to solutions for work area protection or pick-and-pack operations

Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Put-Away Process

Cyzerg

If goods are not stored in the most appropriate location, there is an increase in traveling time and the time it takes to pick and pack goods. Although often ignored by many warehouse managers when optimizing warehouse operations, the put-away process is a critical step to increasing warehouse efficiency. The initial placement of goods has a direct impact on all subsequent warehouse processes, especially the picking process.

Horton launches new products to meet stringent emission standards

Fleet Owner

Both HS11A and HS6 fans feature decreased blade areas, thereby allowing freer ram air to circulate through tightly-packed engine compartments for cooling purposes

First Colombian Avocados Set to Enter U.S. Market

Food Logistics

The first Colombian avocado has been packed in preparation for its journey via container ship from the Port at Cartagena to California-based Long Beach Port

8 Tips for Appliance Shipping

GoShip Blog

All shelves, stray items, and any removable parts must be removed and packed separately. As for ovens, don’t forget to remove all the racks, knobs and grills and assure they’re packed separately. Use the proper packing materials to protect sensitive surfaces, such as stainless steel.

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Supply Chain Management:Infosys Team at IBM Pulse 2013

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Last year, I covered the event live with daily blogs, but this time my whole schedule was so packed that I hardly had any time to write. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries. Aerospace and Defense. Airlines. Automotive. Communication Services. Consumer Packaged Goods. Education. Energy. Financial Services. Healthcare. High-Tech. Hospitality and Leisure. Industrial Manufacturing. Insurance. Logistics and Distribution.

This Week in Logistics News (December 1 – 7)

Logistics Viewpoints

In fact, Amazon holds an annual contest, dubbed the Amazon Picking Challenge, where teams compete to build robots capable of efficiently picking and packing items. Amazon is used to making headlines, especially as it continues its technology evolution within its warehouses. One area that Amazon has focused on is the use of robots in the warehouse.

Top 25 Freight Forwarders: Strong Grouth, Abundant Opportunity

Logistics Management

As savvy forwarders embrace and utilize more sophisticated digitized solutions to set them apart from the pack, industry analysts are seeing the race narrowing. Evidence of this trend is made clear when the Top 25 features nearly a half dozen players vying for the same coveted ranking

Tips and Tricks to Successfully Move Cross-Country

GoShip Blog

Pack your items properly. It doesn’t matter what moving alternative will you choose – DIY, friends or a shipping service – packing is your part in the shipment process. Make sure to buy the proper cardboard boxes, pallet and packing materials, such as industrial tapes.

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Buying Oversized Items Online

GoShip Blog

Often large shipments cannot be delivered by standard parcel services and need a complex packing. The e -commerce sector is fiercely expanding, and the number of Consumers who are purchasing online is constantly growing.

Tesla's Semi makes first deliveries; Waymo, Uber expand driverless truck testing

Fleet Owner

Musk posted a photo of two Class 8 trucks on Instagram and said they were transporting battery packs from the GigafaTesla founder and CEO Elon Musk announced late last week the company conducted the first production cargo trips of its electric Semi.

Tricked-out, custom trucks of MATS 2018 beauty contest

Fleet Owner

Some haul trailers, some pack tow hooks, others are bobtail. Many of their bumpers are slammed to the ground. The paint jobs are gleaming. Some of their lug nut spikes, though usually harmless, look like Mr. Bond would use them to shred pursuers' tir

The Importance of Proper Packaging to Reduce Parcel Shipping Claims

Cerasis

Are You Packing for Success? However, how your cartons are packed should be close to the top of the list, as the wrong choice can take an unexpected chunk out of your profits. Add the fact that shipping costs are rising at twice the rate of inflation, and it is more important than ever for warehouse personnel to pack or palletize orders in the most transportation cost-effective way possible to avoid any unnecessary DIM fees. Overwhelmed By Parcel Shipping Claims?

Record Number of Holiday Travelers Expected this Thanksgiving

Move Ahead

Penske Truck Rental is encouraging consumers to pack a heaping helping of patience. To help holiday movers, Penske’s moving experts offered these tips: Pace your Packing : The holidays sometimes come with stress. Pack your patience.