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To Automate or Not to Automate?
Automating warehouse and order fulfillment operations has become the primary strategy to ensure the realization of supply chain productivity and fiscal goals while maximizing customer service levels.
Smart Glasses: The latest weapon against downtime
Not every facility has experienced maintenance technicians at the ready. With a combination of video, augmented reality and more, smart glasses provide a direct link to remote technicians who know how to guide others to get equipment back up and running.
60 Seconds with… Kevin Reader, Executive director, MHI Solutions Community
Modern Materials Handling editors sat down with Kevin Reader, Executive director, MHI Solutions Community to talk about the Solutions Community and the technologies changing the Materials Handling Industry
Scott Group acquires Transbotics
Scott Group strengthens U.S. presence with acquisition of AGV manufacturer founded in 1982.
Special Issue: The Future of Retail Distribution
A collection of our stories to inspire retail distribution
Automated Product Solutions for Handling Pharmaceuticals
New automation methods are being developed in order to keep pace with the growing complexities of the pharmaceutical supply chain.
Other Voices: How to help employees adjust to the evolving role of humans in fulfillment
In the debate around automation, two forces work in an employee’s favor: technology is evolving quickly but doesn't pose an immediate threat, and e-commerce growth requires more workers within distribution centers.
S.narendrakumar & Co. Automates Its Operations
With two automated storage and retrieval systems, the manufacturer of India’s best-selling brand of spices has made the leap from manual to automated processes.
Automating the spice business
AS/RS and STV technology brought a new level of accuracy and productivity to Everest. Take a look at the technology in place to drive these improvements.
This Month in Modern: Everest spice company takes one huge step forward
This month in Modern, executive editor Bob Trebilcock offers us the first in a series of three articles on distribution center operations around the world, including visits to India, South America and Europe. “Think of it as the National Geographic approach to materials handling,” he says.
Technology’s Role in Maintenance Repair and Operations (MRO)
Exploring the many established and emerging technology tools designed to achieve visibility into system performance.
So You Want to Automate?
Download this complete resource guide to achieving that competitive advantage with warehouse automation. Automation White Paper, Warehouse Automation White Paper, Westfalia White Paper, Competitive advantage through automation
Hasan Dandashly to be the new president and CEO of Dematic
KION GROUP AG has appointed Hasan Dandashly (57) as the new president and CEO of Dematic, starting May 21, 2018.
The Electric Light Did Not Come from Continuous Improvement of Candles
The Kaizen Paradox: How incremental improvements can impede innovation. White Paper by Swisslog on innovation
Colin Powell named speaker for Dematic’s 2018 Material Handling & Logistics Conference
Now in its 33rd year as the premiere educational event in the supply chain industry, the 2018 MHLC will feature over 50 sessions designed by top experts to provide professionals with the tools they need to ensure success, for themselves and their companies.