Toyota today announced Toyota Industrial Equipment Mfg., Inc. (TIEM), the Columbus, Ind. plant responsible for manufacturing the majority of Toyota lift trucks sold in the U.S., has named two new vice presidents. Tom DePalma is appointed vice... Read more about Toyota Announces Management Changes
FORTE, a leading distribution consulting and systems integration firm, is pleased to announce the following new hires and promotions: Mark Miller hired as Vice President of Strategic Account Sales, Thomas B. Rentschler Jr. hired as Vice... Read more about FORTE Announces the Following Appointments
Union Pacific Railroad employees achieved the best first half of the year safety performance in the company’s nearly 150-year history. For the period January 1 through June 30, Union Pacific’s employee reportable injury rate was 1.01, a 23... Read more about Union Pacific Railroad Employees Achieve Best-Ever First Half Safety Performance
ITW Muller, a leading manufacturer of both innovative stretch wrap equipment and high quality stretch wrap film, expands its sales team with the appointment of Rob Payne to Industry Manager. Rob will be responsible for supporting the team in... Read more about ITW Muller Appoints New Industry Manager
ProLift Industrial Equipment is now an authorized dealer for Aisle-Master, an articulated forklift built for very narrow aisles. Aisle-Master will join ProLift’s current line-up of material handling products, helping customers with limited... Read more about Prolift Industrial Equipment Adds Aisle-Master To Its Product Line
Hänel storage systems always make a positive impact wherever they are installed, but one special installation stands out among all the rest. The “Back the Pack” program operated by the Rock Hill School District in Rock Hill, SC is a... Read more about Material Handling Industry Supports Weekend Lunch Program
Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: LECO) announced today that it has acquired the welding operation assets of Techalloy Company, Inc. and of its parent company, Central Wire Industries Ltd. Known commercially as Techalloy, the Baltimore,... Read more about Lincoln Electric Acquires Techalloy
While many businesses are always looking to improve the efficiency of their routines, a simple place to start is the warehouse. International premium shrink wrap supplier, Dr. Shrink, took a closer look at its warehouse practices and found new... Read more about Dr. Shrink Reorganizes Warehouse For Even Better Efficiency
Jervis B. Webb Company Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract For Baggage Handling System At Dallas Love Field AirportAugust 8, 2011
Jervis B. Webb Company — a subsidiary of Daifuku Webb Holding Company, and leading provider of innovative material handling solutions —announced a contract with Southwest Airlines to design, manufacture, and install an inbound and outbound... Read more about Jervis B. Webb Company Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract For Baggage Handling System At Dallas Love Field Airport
Siemens Industry’s Process Instrumentation And Analytics Announces Field Partnership With S&B Plant ServicesAugust 8, 2011
In an effort to meet the growing demand of its integrated analytical solutions, Siemens Industry’s Process Instrumentation and Analytics, based in Houston, announces a strategic partnership with S&B Plant Services Ltd. to support... Read more about Siemens Industry’s Process Instrumentation And Analytics Announces Field Partnership With S&B Plant Services
The bar code scanning feature of FastPic5 inventory management software from FastPic Systems allows users to improve the accuracy of put and pick transactions in material handling applications.
Instead of simply picking an item from a... Read more about FastPic5 Bar Code Scanning Improves Picking & Putting Accuracy In Industrial Material Operations
Progressive Swine Technologies (PST) has boosted its fleet productivity by partnering with Chevin Fleet Solutions and implementing a new asset-centric enterprise fleet management information system, RoadBASE.
Progressive Swine... Read more about Chevin Helps Progressive Swine Technologies Boost Fleet Productivity