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Modern gets ready to launch a pallet and load unitization newsletter

Visualization - using graphical images on a screen - could be the next step forward in WMS technology, according to Tecsys and Next View Software.

As the downturn continues to force more companies to practice lean handling techniques, the latest developments in automated storage are yielding enhanced returns on investment.

Spurred by increased consumer demand and inventory replenishment, intermodal volume for the first quarter trended positive due in large part to growth on the domestic side, according to the most recent Market Trends report from the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA).

From conveyors to pallets, industry leaders make the case for how their products can make a difference to companies focused on the green supply chain

At the end of the line after the materials handling is done, you still need pallets, slip sheets, totes and containers, stretch wrap, shrink wrap and banding, and dunnage to create the optimum unit load

Wood pallets have been blamed for the recent product recall, but sources agree that more information is needed

the McNeil Consumer Healthcare unit of Johnson & Johnson reported that it has taken steps to ensure that similar situations do not happen in the future.

Think there's nothing new about sortation technology? Think again.

RollerForks lower handling costs by eliminating or reducing pallet use in favor of slipsheets cartons, intermediate bulk containers and corrugated bundles.

The PalletPal mobile leveler allows workers to lift, transport and position loads up to 3,000 pounds on pallets or skids.

The semi-automated Pallet Runner Gen 3 high density storage system uses a heavy duty, four-wheel drive cart to transport pallets to and from the loading unloading position.

The counterbalanced automatic guided vehicle can pick up loads from the floor and block stack or interface with conveyors, stands and racking.

At Pitney Bowes, reusable plastic containers seal the deal on enhanced ergonomics, lower costs and improved efficiency





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