Material Handling Articles

Dutch firm Ravas acquires weighing system vendor LTS Scale
Buying Ohio maker of forklift scales intended to further Ravas' international expansion plans, firm says.
Wolter Group acquires Bohnert Equipment Co.
Distributor expands with acquisition of Kentucky-based material handling equipment solutions provider.
Crown Equipment expands in Missouri
Material handling company opens larger sales and service center in Springfield, Mo., to accommodate growing demand in the region, firm says.
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Fulfillment strategies get local
Creating a network of small satellite fulfillment centers can ease transportation, labor, and automation challenges for retailers—all while raising the bar on the customer experience.
Vargo opens suburban Cincinnati office
Material handling systems integrator expands with sixth office; announces executive team changes.
Micro-fulfillment center startup Fabric raises $110 million
Tel Aviv designer of urban, automated warehouses sets sights on North American growth.
Chris Arnold of TREW
In our continuing series of discussions with top supply-chain company executives, Chris Arnold discusses his company's "jump-up" into the market, data analytics, and the developments that are shaping the industry.
Spotlight on ... facility equipment
Here are some recent product announcements that have crossed our editors' desks.
Flexible fulfillment at its best
Pharmaceutical industry 3PL J. Knipper and Co. expands its material handling toolbox with a scalable, high-tech goods-to-person picking system that is speeding operations and providing room to grow.
Estes Express teams with on-demand warehouse startup
Partnership with Warehowz taps into "next big step in the supply chain industry," Estes says.

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