Conference Reports

Keynote address highlights importance of intraregional trade
Intraregional trade, infrastructure investments prove keys to increasing exports, according to Georgia Tech professor.

Accellos offers standard interface, sets sights on "cloud"

RedPrairie expands in the cloud

Swisslog introduces SmartCarrier technology to North America

Intelligrated announces expansion in U.S., new partnership with SDI in Brazil

Voxware offers new real-time dashboard for voice

SDI unveils Sortrak tray sorting solution

Distributed drives from Siemens improve equipment safety

Motorola Solutions debuts scanner, mobile computer

MHIA Annual State of the Industry Report: Equipment sales up substantially
New orders grew by an estimated 15.2 percent in 2011; association forecasts an 8-percent increase for 2012.

Yale lift trucks boast a host of new features

Spacesaver Industrial unveils "Seismic Solution" for industrial mobilized racking and shelving

Hyster toughens up its heavy-duty trucks

Remote MasterMind software manages multiple types of bar-code scanners

New bidirectional pallet shuttles enter U.S. market

LogFire adds functionality to its WMS

New unit sorter can handle variety of parcels

Fortna unveils new data analysis tool

Beumer, Hytrol form strategic alliance

Datria enables warehouse supervisors to remotely support voice deployments, training

Kuka offers robotic sorter, bots

Manhattan's tighter WMS/TMS integration

Orbis launches sustainability calculator

Interroll offers zero-pressure accumulation for soft goods

Intermec and Vocollect continue integration

Panama Canal chief says expansion shouldn't harm West Coast ports
In MODEX keynote address, Aleman Zubieta says Canal is not in competition with West Coast Ports.

New company to offer pneumatic-controlled, deep-lane storage systems

AGVs making inroads in distribution centers

Raymond, Seegrid team up on automated lift trucks

Sealed Air takes recycling of packing material to a new level

Wynright unveils robotic truckloader

Seegrid releases two new products

New low-cost collision-avoidance device improves safety in the aisles

Compact, mobile "L" cabinet offers great flexibility

Redesigned VLM's tray-height scanning system increases storage density

Logistics TV series premieres at MODEX
Web-based show <i>Move it!</i> to showcase important role logistics plays in U.S. economy.

Warehouse in-line scale control is ideal for high-speed environments

Accusort scanners now compatible with iPads, smart phones

RapidPick solution allows operators to pick to multiple order positions

TECSYS unveils "visual on voice" technology

Blasgen calls for greater educational efforts in supply chain management
CSCMP president and CEO provides opening keynote address at MODEX 2012.

Top-VOX rolls out wireless telephony technology for warehouses

HighJump to upgrade user interface

Hannibal Industries to offer tube-racking system in May