Manufacturers and wholesalers are starting to see positive signs for economic recovery, according to the third annual RSM McGladrey Manufacturing and Wholesale Distribution National Survey. Forty-six percent of respondents say they expect their... Read more about Manufacturers and Wholesalers Expect Late 2009 or Early 2010 Recovery, Survey Finds
Recent purchases and commitments from big-name corporations and the U.S. government for fuel cell-powered forklifts are providing a major lift to the industry, according to Fuel Cells 2000, a non-profit organization based in Washington, DC.... Read more about Material Handling Giving Fuel Cell Industry A Lift
DALLAS, TX — In a bid to help improve the environmental efficiency of the thousands of Paragon planned trucks around the world, Paragon Software Systems has added a new Carbon Minimizer option to its routing, scheduling and... Read more about Paragon's Carbon Minimizer Cuts Truck Emissions and Gas Costs
BLOOMFIELD, CT — Prophesy Transportation Solutions, Inc., an Accellos company, a provider of trucking and logistics software solutions to the transportation industry, has added a new Training and Implementation Consultant to... Read more about Prophesy Adds Training and Implementation Consultant to Professional Services Team
Focusing on Growing Ergonomic Injuries, Amer. Soc. of Safety Engineers' Central FL Chapter to Host Conference in OrlandoJuly 22, 2009
ORLANDO, FL — In order to help organizations develop proactive approaches to identify and reduce exposure to risk factors that cause work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSD), the American Society of Safety Engineers’... Read more about Focusing on Growing Ergonomic Injuries, Amer. Soc. of Safety Engineers' Central FL Chapter to Host Conference in Orlando
WASHINGTON D.C. — The U.S. International Trade Commission issued a unanimous finding that there is a reasonable indication of material injury to the U.S. industry producing wire decking caused by unfairly traded imports from... Read more about Wire Decking from China Injuring U.S. Industry, Says ITC in Preliminary Trade Case Decision
MOLINE, IL — After receiving a record 86 applications, the ARA Foundation Scholarship Committee selected 24 students for $41,000 in scholarships for the upcoming academic year. All the recipients are planning future careers... Read more about ARA Foundation Awards $41,000 Scholarships To 24 Students For 2009/2010 Academic Year
LAKE VILLA, IL — ID Label, Inc. announced it has signed a letter of intent to purchase the assets of Universal Label Technologies, Inc, "ULT".
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
"ULT... Read more about ID Label Inc. Acquires Universal Label Technologies
DES PLAINES, IL — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently honored eight ASSE members with the annual Region Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) award from each of the eight Society geographical regions for... Read more about Safety Professionals Receive Prestigious Award From Amer. Soc. of Safety Engineers
Hirschmann Automation and Control, Inc. (PAT) Chambersburg, Pennsylvania has named Cleveland Parker Managing Director of the ECS Division for the Americas. In his new position Parker is responsible for the ECS business’ sales and operations... Read more about Hirschmann (PAT) names ECS Managing Director
ATLANTA, GA — In response to this growing demand for relevant and readily available supply chain and material handling information, Peach State Integrated Technologies announces the launch of its new supply chain engineering... Read more about Peach State Integrated Technologies Launches Supply Chain Blog