AVNET Logistics, the world’s largest distributor of electronic components, has decided to implement an order picking and storage system from Swisslog for its new distribution center outside Munich in Poing, Germany.
XM Light Crane System from Konecranes Provides a Versatile Lifting Solution for Industrial Crane UseJuly 16, 2010
SPRINGFIELD, OH — Konecranes, a global leader in the manufacturing and servicing of overhead lifting equipment, has introduced XM Light Crane System, a versatile lifting solution designed to maximize overall productivity in workstations and... Read more about XM Light Crane System from Konecranes Provides a Versatile Lifting Solution for Industrial Crane Use
OLD GREENWICH, CT — Precyse Technologies, the industry leader in real-time location and supply-chain visibility solutions based on next-generation active RFID and asset network technologies, today announced the appointment of Andy Mullins to... Read more about Active RFID/RTLS Provider Precyse Technologies Names Andy Mullins CEO
GURNEE, IL — Drivecon is pleased to introduce LoadLock, a free feature now available on all Drivecon closed loop hoist inverters. LoadLock is the industry’s first snag load prevention feature that proactively minimizes the effects of... Read more about Drivecon Introduces LoadLock
WAUKESHA, WI — Wildeck, Inc., the largest manufacturer of mezzanines, material lifts, and safety guarding products in North America, has appointed Michael R. Galezio to the position of Quality Assurance/Safety Manager for its North American... Read more about Wildeck, Inc. Appoints Quality Assurance/Safety Manager for North American Operations
CHARLOTTE, NC — A new brochure describing Spiroflow Systems’ recently re-designed line of nine Flexible Screw Conveyors (FSC) that reduce material handling, product waste and downtime between batches for a quick payback Is now available.... Read more about Line Of Nine New Flexible Screw Conveyors Described In Brochure From Spiroflow Systems
Jim Sarfert has been appointed as the Vice President of Operations for Noregon Systems, Inc. Noregon Systems is a Winston-Salem, NC based firm developing diagnostic software and hardware for the transportation industry since 1993.
YORK, PA — Westfalia Technologies, Inc, a leading provider of warehouse automation solutions, has named Bill Brown as Service Manager. He will be responsible for supporting customers’ service needs including installations, upgrades,... Read more about Westfalia Technologies, Inc. Hires New Service Manager
Toyota Material Handling Announces Management Changes: Boyd Named VP of Product Planning and MarketingJuly 14, 2010
IRVINE, CA — Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU) and Toyota Industrial Equipment Mfg., Inc. (TIEM) today announced management changes including the appointment of Martin Boyd to vice president of product planning and marketing for... Read more about Toyota Material Handling Announces Management Changes: Boyd Named VP of Product Planning and Marketing
What makes battery re-conditioning big business?
Reconditioned batteries are quickly becoming the consumer’s first and best choice for battery replacements. According to a representative from one of the leading... Read more about Re-Conditioning Batteries is Big Business
FORT WORTH, TX — Bluff Manufacturing, Inc., a leading provider of material handling and warehouse safety equipment to companies throughout the U.S, Mexico, Canada and Caribbean, has expanded its portfolio with the acquisition of Dallas-based... Read more about Bluff Manufacturing Expands Portfolio with B&L Structures Acquisition
MOLINE, IL — The ARA Foundation scholarship committee reviewed the 72 applications received for 2010/2011 and selected 18 recipients for its scholarships, as well as 16 recipients for scholarships awarded by affiliate programs. All... Read more about ARA Foundation Announces 2010/2011 Scholarship Recipients