Spotlight on forklift safety products

DC Velocity

These new products are designed to enhance the safety of forklift operators and pedestrians wherever lift trucks are in use. Lift Trucks

How Product as a Service Enables the Circular Economy

Logistics Matter

The post How Product as a Service Enables the Circular Economy appeared first on LOGISTICSMATTER. Blog Circular Economy Product as a Service Startup Supply Chain

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Orbcomm says data analytics product can boost transportation efficiency

DC Velocity

Cloud-based analytics platform to provide descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive results, firm says. Technology

Defense Logistics Agency pilots voice-directed picking product

DC Velocity

Honeywell solution could expand to 24 distribution centers globally. Defense Logistics

Innovating Production and Supply Networks to Increase Value from New Product Introductions

Logistics Viewpoints

Product and service innovation, driven by digital technologies, is key to gaining extra value from new product introductions. The post Innovating Production and Supply Networks to Increase Value from New Product Introductions appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Supply Chain Network Design new product introduction supply chainOne particularly interesting development is the emergence of modular plants. Forecasting a NPI can be very difficult.

Small-Batch Production Cart

Material Handling and Logistics

has developed a cart to support small-batch production of parts through a multi-stage manufacturing process Creform Corp.

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

Product Returns: The Hangover Headache of E-Commerce

Talking Logistics

But there’s an equally big story that’s just beginning: dealing with all the product returns. However, for e-commerce, that share ranges from 15 percent to 30 percent, depending on the product category.”. Are you investing to improve and innovate your product returns capabilities?

Nissan opens up new production Frontier

Automotive Logistics

Sourcing components locally is a key element in Nissan’s Argentinian production plans. The Resende factory began production four years ago and last November passed an export milestone of 20,000 vehicles.

Emirates SkyCargo Delivers Lifesaving Medical Products to Africa

Airfreight Logistics

The post Emirates SkyCargo Delivers Lifesaving Medical Products to Africa appeared first on Airfreight Logistics. The freight division of Emirates Airlines, Emirates SkyCargo recently delivered lifesaving medical equipment from Seoul in South Korea to several countries across Africa.

Audi starts electric motor production at Györ

Automotive Logistics

The first electric motors at Audi’s plant in Györ, Hungary, went into production this week and will be shipped to Belgium for fitment on the Audi e-tron, the carmaker’s first all?electric Employees are making the drive systems on modular production islands rather than an assembly line.

PSA to move engine production closer to assembly plants

Automotive Logistics

Some production will be transferred from Asia in line with company plans to make components as close as possible to its car plants, thus cutting supply times and logistics costs. PSA will further increase production of the three-cylinder Turbo PureTech petrol engine.

Valmet starts production of new Mercedes-Benz

Automotive Logistics

The move to include contract production at Valmet was first announced last year. Production of the new A-class started in April at Mercedes-Benz’s plant in Rastatt in Germany. The post Valmet starts production of new Mercedes-Benz appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

SAP updates CRM platform for product customization, data privacy

DC Velocity

Firm also launches data management suite for handling "sprawl" of information generated from diverse sources. Technology

Online returns activity proves adage that bad things can happen to good products

DC Velocity

Millions of online returns have "no fault found" attached to product, RLA says. Strategy

GEODIS Doubles Productivity with Autonomous Robots Scheme

Logistics Manager

As of today 80% of all units picked are by robots and productivity throughout the shop floor has more than doubled, training time for new employees has also been slashed by a staggering 50%. The post GEODIS Doubles Productivity with Autonomous Robots Scheme appeared first on Logistics Manager.

High-production AGV

Material Handling and Logistics

BA Systèmes has launched the GF2, an AGV dedicated to high production rate environments

VW resumes production after haulage strikes

Automotive Logistics

Volkswagen’s bus and truck plant at Resende, in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro, is reported to be back to normal production, following a week of strikes in the road haulage industry at the end of May.

All Delta Cargo products now bookable online

The LoadStar

New features include the full product portfolio now bookable online, as well as enhanced shipment tracking tools and improved flight search. New features on include: Full Product Portfolio – all Delta Cargo products, including Pharma, are now available to book online.

Walmart’s new technology for perishable products

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Perishable product always needs proper care and attention as they have short shelf life and sometimes it leads to wastage. Do they have any kind of solution for this waste or to stop product from being expired?

Product Readiness for International Exports

Triskele Logistics

Product Readiness for International Exports - Read on to find out more. Efficient Supply Chain

Modex 2018 Product Preview

Logistics Management

The Supply Chain Group editorial team offers Logistics Management readers a preview of the latest warehouse and distribution center management equipment, automation and software products that will be introduced on this year’s trade show floor

DHL launches local parcel delivery product for retailer e-commerce orders

DC Velocity

DHL "Parcel Metro" debuts in Chicago, New York, L.A. Transportation

Powertrain plant begins production in Hungary

Automotive Logistics

As production is ramped up, as many as 500 new jobs will be created in the coming months. The post Powertrain plant begins production in Hungary appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

FTR boosts Class 8, trailer production forecasts

Fleet Owner

Surge in orders lays foundation for more “optimistic” projections for 2018, firm says

Freight Brokers Make Shipping Product Easy

Brighter Logistics

All that is … Continue reading "Freight Brokers Make Shipping Product Easy". The post Freight Brokers Make Shipping Product Easy appeared first on Brighter Logistics Blog. Freight brokers are intermediaries, persons or companies that serve in a liaison position between shippers and carriers. Essentially, they handle the transportation of goods so the providers do not have to.

Successful Product Innovation Requires Supply Chain Insight

Material Handling and Logistics

“The costs of a new product’s supply chain can easily outstrip its profit generation, and consistently poor new product initiative management leads to SKU complexity, which can cripple the company’s supply chain.”.

Carter Fuel Systems details new product offerings

Fleet Owner

With a focus on customers’ markets and end-users, Carter designed 17 heavy duty marine and agricultural OE fuel supply products

Production Costs Related to Fast Fashion

Apparel Logistics

Fast fashion typically brings greater production costs to apparel firms, but they must play the game or risk being left behind. How Fast Fashion Increases Apparel Company Production Costs. It's not hard to see then how fast fashion means increased production costs for clothing brands

Lift Off Logistics: A Product Launch Checklist for High Value Cargo

Insight Into Action

Looking for lift off with a new product? However, if your supply chain management falters your supply fails to meet demand – and your product launch falls flat.

10 Innovative Products from MODEX

Material Handling and Logistics

From robotic powered floor scrubbers to cloud-based remote support, here are 10 products from MODEX 2018 that will make you think we've traveled to the future

Half of Products to Be Low Carbon in 10 Years

Material Handling and Logistics

More than half of executives (52%) expect at least 50% of their products and services to be low carbon by 2028,according to a new YouGov survey of global corporations in the Science Based Targets initiative.

Next-Level Productivity for Voice Directed Picking

Logistics Management

But suppliers are now out to make voice-directed work even more productive with analytics and optimization, as well as improvements to the voice recognition engines Voice-directed picking and other types of voice solutions are proven in warehouse environments.

New Building Products Distribution Contract For Downton

Logistics Business Magazine

Major UK building products manufacturer Knauf has awarded a new distribution contract to transport specialist CM Downton covering full loads from its factory in Sittingbourne to customers in the South East and throughout the M4 corridor.

More Apple Suppliers Commit to 100% Clean Energy Production

Material Handling and Logistics

And the company wants to keep moving its suppliers toward the same goal announcing on April 9, that nine additional manufacturing partners have committed to power all of their Apple production with 100% clean energy, bringing the total number of supplier commitments to 23. “We’re

BMW Brilliance further localises production in China

Automotive Logistics

BMW has announced it will be making the X3 SUV in China this year and will add the iX3 electric crossover to production in 2020. The addition of the X3 to production at BMW’s joint venture production with Brilliance Automobile will make it the sixth localised BMW model made in China. The company has also announced a deal with Great Wall Motor for production of the electrified Mini from next year.

Ethiopian Airlines Starts New European Route for Horticultural Product Exports

Airfreight Logistics

Belgium is one of Ethiopia’s largest importers of horticultural products with the first flight on January 24 carrying over 45 tons. The post Ethiopian Airlines Starts New European Route for Horticultural Product Exports appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Robust Attachments Grow Productivity for Concrete Producer

Logistics Business Magazine

Concrete Products (Kirkcaldy) Limited has grown to become one of the most innovative producers of precast concrete products for a diverse range of markets throughout Scotland. The attachments have significantly increased our productivity on site.”.

Azuga Marketplace integrates apps, boosts productivity

Fleet Owner

Connected vehicle and fleet technology provider Azuga has launched Azuga Marketplace, a digital platform that connects fleet customers with Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and back-office applications. The suite of integrated applications aims to he

Trump submits nomination for consumer product post

247 Customs Broker

Trump submits nomination for consumer product post. Related Articles. Metal duties to hit NAFTA partners, EU.