Material Handling Articles

Locus Robotics names Faulk, IT veteran, as CEO
Warehouse automation pioneer and co-founder Welty remains chairman.
A field guide to racks
This quick and dirty primer on the most common types of pallet racks will help you determine which type is best suited to a particular application.
Public warehouse industry to be hit hard by new federal overtime-pay rules, IWLA says
Forcing higher overtime costs on industry will hurt job growth, upward mobility, group warns.
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Schneider Packaging allows material handling customers to learn before they leap
Company opens training lab to teach customers about how to use equipment before it gets installed.
Beumer acquires Glidepath
Material handling vendor will expand baggage-tracking systems for airport market.
Some guidance needed
In supply chain, a little direction can go a long way.
UPS partners with drone maker to deliver blood supplies to rural patients
Logistics giant gives $800,000 for pilot program in Rwanda.
Scanner manufacturer inks deal to offer, um, bar-code tattoos
Google and Hulu weren't the only corporations that had some April Fools Day fun ...
Equipment vendors aim to reduce product complexity
One of the hot trends at the Modex 2016 show in Atlanta: product design and technology that make it faster, easier, and less complicated to use and maintain material handling equipment.
North American robotics market hits record high orders in first quarter
Material handling applications help drive orders worth $402 million.

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