The second annual National Forklift Safety Day will be held on June 9, 2015, in Washington, DC. The event serves as a focal point for manufacturers to highlight the safe use of forklifts and the importance of operator training....More
Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the transportation and logistics industry had mixed results in the first quarter of 2015, as overall volume declined sequentially but deal value increased....More
Raw talent should be procured via systems like internship programs and relationships with top universities, while existing labor reserves are further refined internally through mentorship and educational opportunities....More
Still leading the industry in safety technology, no other forklift brand offers a system comparable to Toyota’s System of Active Stability (SAS). With more than 250,000 SAS-equipped Toyota forklifts in operation in North America and Toyota’s proven record of forklift safety, you can feel confident knowing your operators are utilizing equipment that sets the industry standard in safety....More
Our look at the Top 25 (plus 2) Supply Chains of 2015 reveals some of the secrets of making a supply chain great, and explains what each company is focusing on to remain at the top of their supply chain game.
A new study compares the cost of operating a distribution warehouse of 25 U.S. cities. Cities named in the study, by The Boyd Co., all house real estate markets considered to be well-positioned to attract new distribution warehousing investment in 2015.
Money isn't everything, especially when it comes to motivating your employees. Here are some ways you can improve productivity and morale without spending any money. You will, however, have to spend more time appreciating your staff.