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September 11, 2013


Konecranes Supplies Reach Stackers to CSX Intermodal Terminals, Inc. for Handling Containers in First and Second Rails: Konecranes was selected to provide two new reach stackers for container handling up to 45 tons. Konecranes is supplying its model 4543 TBX5 reach stacker, a second rail machine with Load Jack, which will be used for handling containers in first and second rails. The order for two new reach stackers comes after CSX Intermodal Terminals purchased an initial unit and found it to be extremely reliable and more productive than other similar equipment.  Read full article

Yale Materials Handling Corporation Listed by Inbound Logistics as Top Green Supply Chain Partner: Yale Materials Handling Corporation was recently selected among 75 logistics providers as a Top Green Supply Chain Partner by Inbound Logistics. The company was featured in the group as part of a recent issue. “Selection for this award after intense effort and investment in green technology is a great honor for Yale. We strive toward providing energy-efficient solutions to our customers on a daily basis, and this recognition further confirms that we are succeeding at our goal,” said Bill Pfleger, president of Yale Distribution. Read full article

2nd annual Integrated Warehouse Solutions Open House: NITCO is hosting the 2nd annual Integrated Warehouse Solutions Open House Event. The open house will be held on Wednesday, October 9th from 9am-3pm in the exclusive Putnam Club at Gillette Stadium. Attendees will get a chance to speak with various manufacturers one on one about their solutions offerings. Some of the vendors include, Yale, Hyster, Enersys, Cubic Designs, SSI Schaefer, Seegrid and many more. In addition, attendees will also be able to sign up to tour Gillette Stadium on our event site.  Read full article

AEM annual conference: Equipment industry leaders assess opportunities to gain business ‘momentum: The national political scene, innovation and technology, the economy and global development highlight the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) annual conference agenda. The event brings together senior-level executives in the off-road equipment manufacturing industry to better understand and act on industry issues and to network with peers. With the theme “Momentum: Leaders Never Stand Still,” the AEM annual conference will be held November 3-5, 2013 at the Hilton Bonnet Creek Resort and Waldorf Astoria properties in Orlando, Florida. Read full article

The Rental Show in Orlando is the show for people serious about profit: While everybody in business wants to make money, those in the rental industry who are serious about profit have one show to attend next February: The Rental Show, Feb. 9-12 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. This will mark the 58th annual convention and trade show for the American Rental Association, and it’s a return to its most popular destination for the first time since 2010. Read full article

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Cloud Tech – Is That SaaS Provider Customer-Friendly? The Importance of Great Customer Support When Selecting a Cloud-Computing Provider: Over the past two years, this column has delved into the realm of Software-as-a-Software (SaaS) technology and how these applications can improve supply chain logistics. From delivery scheduling applications to yard management systems, these online programs can play a huge role in automating and streamlining operational processes, resulting in better-run and more profitably businesses. Oftentimes, the primary focus of these columns was the actual functionality and features that make these applications so appealing to material handling operations. Read full article



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Low-Profile Lift Table: The low-profile LiftMat™ lift table from Southworth Products descends to just 3¼ inches above the floor and accommodates any skid or pallet, including closed-bottom designs. The ergonomic table minimizes back strain while reducing costs and raising productivity. When the unit is equipped with an optional diamond-plate ramp, workers can feed and offload it with a hand pallet truck or rolling cart, making it ideal for use in tight spaces, work cells, or anywhere that a fork lift is unavailable. The user can access loads from all four sides with no bending and minimal reach-over, reducing worker fatigue and injuries. Read full article

quantum_pp_sept13.jpg Quantum’s NEW Shelving Unit In A Box Takes the Guesswork Out of Ordering: Quantum Storage Systems’ announces its new wire shelving units which ship in a single box and include everything you need; posts, shelves, and hardware! Featuring a 300 pound load capacity per shelf in steel wire with bright chrome finish, the units snap together for quick assembly and are the perfect storage solution for commercial and home applications. No tools are required and shelves easily adjust to your exact needs. Select from 4 different lengths and 2 depths (18” or 24”). Wire design allows for air circulation and minimal dust buildup. Read full article

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