Material Handling Articles

UPS to build $260 million facility in Indiana
Package-processing hub will help manage fast shipping growth in e-commerce, healthcare, and manufacturing.

Self-driving garbage truck could offer glimpse into parcel delivery's future
If a robotic truck can be used for pickups, could it also be adapted for deliveries?

Startup Takeoff Technologies is ready to revolutionize e-grocery segment
A new model for grocery distribution has the potential to alter the way we shop for the things we eat.

How to address dock efficiency today
DCs are looking for ways to improve loading dock access and safety while implementing new technologies—all in the name of efficiency.

That's the way the concrete floor crumbles
A frequently overlooked safety problem in your warehouse could be right beneath your nose (or your feet).

MHI forms new Solutions Community
Three former industry groups combine to promote better interaction internally and with end users.

Three companies honored for innovation
MHI honors go to Proship, EuroSort, Ubimax.

Swisslog forms automotive business unit
Division reinforces parent company Kuka's sales of robotics and automation products for car manufacturing, firm says.

Frazier Industrial Co. earns extra credit from MHI
Rack vendor honored for support of trade group's professional educational program.

North American robotics orders jump 32 percent in first quarter
Growth is driven as Amazon and GM invest in automation, industry group says.

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