James J. Radous III of UniCarriers
James J. Radous III of UniCarriers
In our continuing series of discussions with top supply-chain company executives, James J. Radous III of UniCarriers shares his take on the state of the forklift industry, his company's growth following its 2015 acquisition and rebranding, and the importance of giving back.

Freight transportation measure favors shippers again in June, FTR says
Trucking rates continue to soften as Shippers Conditions Index hits highest point since February 2016.

States with worst highway systems find it difficult to improve, report shows
Infrastructure spending and performance data lag in FL, OK, DE, CA, CT, NY, MA, HI, RI, AR, and NJ, Reason Foundation says.

AmazonFresh expands to Houston, Minneapolis, and Phoenix
Online retailer adds one- and two-hour grocery delivery in three markets for its Amazon Prime members.



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Forklift safety every day
Forklift safety every day
National Forklift Safety day is making a difference in reinforcing safe forklift operations. Executives from forklift manufacturers discuss the importance of this government-recognized day and how the Industrial Truck Association emphasizes safety.
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Real Talk: Refueling
Real Talk: Refueling
Electric batteries take hours to recharge a single battery. To refuel with propane, you just remove the empty cylinder, securely attach the full one, and get back to work. Your crew will never be caught without the power needed to get the job done.
Webcasts »
Webinar: Improve Your Warehouse Space Utilization and Productivity with Proven Technology
Webinar: Improve Your Warehouse Space Utilization and Productivity with Proven Technology
Swisslog, a leading integrator of AutoStore, shares its expertise in the implementation of this efficient storage and order picking system. Hear Swisslog customers Medline and Lids speak about key learnings from their implementations of AutoStore.

Backcountry.com's Journey to Boosting Order Fulfillment with Auto-Boxing Backcountry.com's Journey to Boosting Order Fulfillment with Auto-Boxing
Due to parcel growth and the need for quick, low-cost shipping, many companies are seeking out innovative automated packaging solutions. In this webinar, learn how Backcountry.com, a leading outdoor e-commerce retailer, tackled rising customer expectations, warehouse labor shortages, and increased shipping and material costs, all while putting a greater focus on sustainability with auto-boxing technology.





Interroll expands in food and beverage sector
Swiss material handling equipment maker acquires Reykjavik, Iceland-based IBH ehf, its former sales agent focused on the food processing market.

Descartes Systems Group acquires BestTransport
Purchase strengthens software company's transportation management business, with a focus on the flatbed market.


Fulfillment startup opens headquarters, DC in Los Angeles
E-commerce and omnichannel fulfillment provider offers tech services and nearly 100,000 square feet of fulfillment center space, company says.
Robotics market up 7% in first half of 2019
North American companies are expanding their use of robotics, with automotive companies leading the way, association says.

Make the right (power) play
Make the right (power) play
With more motive power options available than ever before, choosing the best one for your forklift fleet isn't easy. Here's what to consider before you make your pick.

The Value of CEMA Safety Labels The Value of CEMA Safety Labels
CEMA's safety labels are a standard that allow conveyor equipment manufacturers to focus their attention on other characteristics of the product.
Presented by: Hytrol
The Use of AMRs in Warehousing The Use of AMRs in Warehousing
With the help of autonomous mobile robots, companies can tackle extensive labor challenges posed by accelerated expansion and demand.
Presented by: AHS
Automation Drives the Next Generation of 3PL Fulfillment Automation Drives the Next Generation of 3PL Fulfillment
How third-party logistics providers are leveraging automation to fulfill challenging distribution and fulfillment contracts.
Presented by: Honeywell Intelligrated









The great indoors
The great indoors
Outdoor products retailer L.L.Bean underwent major process changes to its distribution environs with amazing results.
Sponsored by Fortna

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