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Sweet! Custom conveyor delivers milkshakes to museum-goers
Ashland Conveyor provides hot-pink power belt for Miami's Museum of Ice Cream.
CEMA names Thompson, Prab's CEO, president of group
Group posts record shipment levels in 2017.
Bee Sweet Citrus juices up its packing operations
As business blossomed, the California citrus packer began experiencing bottlenecks in its packing operations. A sophisticated automated palletizing system cleared the jam.
Handled (automatically) with care
In this photo essay, we take a look at how Kumamoto-City Agricultural Cooperative handles fresh produce—like oranges—for optimum quality.
Give a little bit
Amazon holiday ad features, yes, singing boxes flowing through an automated DC.
Interroll Thailand to move into larger facility
Expansion will move conveyor production closer to target markets in Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, and Myanmar, firm says.
Thinking outside the boxes
After nearly four decades of growth, The Container Store's DC had reached its limits. That's when the retailer installed a high-performance automated fulfillment system that has reshaped its entire operation.
Tax reform delivers goodies to the supply chain, if it needs to feast
Lower tax rates, generous expensing, depreciation laws could be potent brew. But is it needed?
A return to productivity
The Popken Fashion Group modernized its returns center to accommodate growth in e-commerce orders and an accompanying increase in shipments and returns. The result? A 30-percent productivity improvement in its Rastede, Germany, facility.
Planning a new DC in a narrow footprint
With a wide array of styles, sizes, and widths, shoes can be surprisingly challenging from a distribution perspective. Clarks solved the problem by rebooting its entire DC operation with high-speed automated equipment—all in a 450,000-square-foot area.

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