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CBRE: logistics real estate supply ticked up slightly in second quarter
Expansion breaks nearly nine-year trend of declining warehouse space in historically tight market.
Logistics tech firm builds underground, automated warehouse
Site in parking garage will support one-hour grocery delivery in Tel Aviv, CommonSense Robotics says.
Logistics executive Richard Murphy dies at 67
Fourth-generation CEO of Murphy Logistics Solutions leaves legacy of business, conservation, and rock n' roll.
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Four back-to-basics steps for picking
A sound process and solid design are fundamental to the picking operation in a distribution center—long before automation comes into play, experts say.
Bad news for microbes
Pallet maker announces plans to incorporate Microban antibacterial technology into its platforms.
The Raymond Corp. supports SkillsUSA competition
Forklift manufacturer continues efforts to develop the next generation of skilled labor at 55th annual National Leadership and Skills Conference.
Flux Power moves to larger facility
Lithium-ion battery manufacturer sets up shop in 60,000 square-foot facility this week.
Sealed Air fires CFO as SEC investigation continues
Bubble Wrap maker being questioned about accounting practices for income taxes, financial reporting, and disclosures.
Wolter Group acquires Kensar Equipment Co.
Material handling distributor expands in the Midwest with purchase of Indiana company.
CBRE: Warehouse construction rates continue boom in first quarter
More than 70 percent of DC space being built on spec as e-commerce firms seek sites near consumers.

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