Material Handling & Logistics http://mhlnews.com/rss.xml en Conveyor Danger—Caught on Video http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/conveyor-danger-caught-video <div class="field-byline"> By Tom Andel </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">This collection of videos shows the kinds of hazards that can be found around conveyors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/conveyor-danger-caught-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/conveyor-danger-caught-video#comments Facilities Management Labor Management Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:09:00 +0000 36191 at http://mhlnews.com Don’t Weaponize Safety http://mhlnews.com/blog/don-t-weaponize-safety <div class="node-body blog-body">Safety should be a cause for collaboration, not for outmaneuvering an opponent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/chain-thought">Chain of Thought</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/blog/don-t-weaponize-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/blog/don-t-weaponize-safety#comments Facilities Management Labor Management Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Chain of Thought Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:50:00 +0000 36181 at http://mhlnews.com Follow the Money -- A Synopsis of the 2014 MH&L Salary Survey http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/follow-money-synopsis-2014-mhl-salary-survey <div class="node-body video-body">What is a supply chain manager worth in today's market? Dave Blanchard, editorial director of MH&L, reviews highlights of the 2014 Supply Chain Salary Survey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/follow-money-synopsis-2014-mhl-salary-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/follow-money-synopsis-2014-mhl-salary-survey#comments Global Supply Chain Labor Management Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:21:00 +0000 36171 at http://mhlnews.com Zebra Acquires Motorola’s Enterprise Business for $3.45 Billion http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/zebra-acquires-motorola-s-enterprise-business-345-billion <div class="node-body article-body">Zebra Technologies is spending $3.45 billion to acquire Motorola's Enterprise business unit and its mobile computing and advanced data capture communications technologies and services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/zebra-acquires-motorola-s-enterprise-business-345-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/zebra-acquires-motorola-s-enterprise-business-345-billion#comments Technology & Automation News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:36:00 +0000 36151 at http://mhlnews.com Calculate Driver Hours of Service [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/calculate-driver-hours-service-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Rand McNally announced a new navigation and software update for its mobile fleet management devices. New features and supplementary Hours of Service rules help track hours in various locations and industries. The software release includes an updated road network and more than 50,000 changes that impact routing, restrictions, and clearances.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/calculate-driver-hours-service-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/calculate-driver-hours-service-new-products#comments New Products Global Supply Chain Labor Management Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:37:00 +0000 36141 at http://mhlnews.com Rand McNally Warehouse Design App [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/warehouse-design-app-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>viastore systems enables customers to design their own individual warehouse or distribution center using the new &ldquo;viastore Warehouse Designer&rdquo; app. &nbsp;Users can enter basic information such as product size, article variety or delivery quantity and the app will generate a suitable intralogistics system that is displayed to the user in an animated 3-D representation.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/warehouse-design-app-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/warehouse-design-app-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Technology & Automation Warehousing Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:33:00 +0000 36131 at http://mhlnews.com viastore Storage and Shelving Goes Mobile [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/storage-and-shelving-goes-mobile-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Tennsco Corp. expanded its footprint in manufacturing steel storage and filing solutions with the purchase of Direct Line Corporation and SpacePro Manufacturing LLC, T/A KOMPAKT Systems. With this acquisition, Tennsco increases its breadth of storage and shelving solutions with the addition of mobile carriage systems and mobile shelving. &nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/storage-and-shelving-goes-mobile-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/storage-and-shelving-goes-mobile-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Technology & Automation Warehousing Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:30:00 +0000 36121 at http://mhlnews.com Tennsco Corporation Heavy Duty Safety Switches [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/heavy-duty-safety-switches-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The ABB Low Voltage Products division has introduced a new line of heavy duty safety switches for commercial and industrial applications, meeting the necessary UL98, CSA and NEMA KS-1 standards for the most demanding service-entrance and motor-load applications.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/heavy-duty-safety-switches-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/heavy-duty-safety-switches-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Technology & Automation Warehousing Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:27:00 +0000 36111 at http://mhlnews.com ABB Bulk Conveyor Reference Guide [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/bulk-conveyor-reference-guide-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association offers the 7th edition of &ldquo;Belt Conveyors for Bulk Materials, <em>with Metric Conversion,&rdquo; </em>in print and PDF formats.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/bulk-conveyor-reference-guide-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/bulk-conveyor-reference-guide-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Technology & Automation Warehousing Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:24:00 +0000 36101 at http://mhlnews.com Hysters Guided by Seegrid [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/powered-vehicles/hysters-guided-seegrid-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Hyster Company announced that &ldquo;Guided by Seegrid&rdquo; technology will soon increase the intelligence of its lift trucks with vision-guided automation. The system delivers smart navigation without the need for wires, lasers or tape. &nbsp;The added technology will help reduce the total cost of ownership for certain lift truck fleets.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/powered-vehicles/hysters-guided-seegrid-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/powered-vehicles/hysters-guided-seegrid-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Powered Vehicles Technology & Automation Warehousing Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:21:00 +0000 36091 at http://mhlnews.com Hyster Small-Scale AGV System [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/small-scale-agv-system-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Creform Corporation&rsquo;s AGVs are suited for manufacturing operations where space is limited for delivering materials to various processing operations.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/small-scale-agv-system-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/small-scale-agv-system-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Powered Vehicles Technology & Automation Warehousing Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:18:00 +0000 36081 at http://mhlnews.com New Life for Old Handhelds [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/new-life-old-handhelds-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>CipherLab continues to provide replacement solutions on obsolete mobile computers and barcode scanners. It can analyze and evaluate an existing system to integrate new devices into the current processes, legacy hardware, and software. CipherLab equips mobile computers with an acoustic modem to extend the life of the legacy systems that depend on aging equipment.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/new-life-old-handhelds-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/new-life-old-handhelds-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:12:00 +0000 36071 at http://mhlnews.com CipherLab Andel and Handling: Cross Over to a New Environment http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/andel-and-handling-cross-over-new-environment <div class="node-body article-body">Sustainability of both business and environmental priorities requires managing the transition to higher levels of efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/andel-and-handling-cross-over-new-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/andel-and-handling-cross-over-new-environment#comments Facilities Management Global Supply Chain Labor Management Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Gold Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:29:00 +0000 36001 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Tom Andel, Editor-in-Chief</p> Old Dominion Announces 4.3% Rate Increase http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/old-dominion-announces-43-rate-increase <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Tom Andel </div> <div class="field-deck"> Increase is effective May 1, 2014. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.odfl.com" target="_blank">Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc</a>. announced the organization will be increasing its base rates 4.3 percent effective May 1, 2014.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/old-dominion-announces-43-rate-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/old-dominion-announces-43-rate-increase#comments Labor Management Transportation & Distribution News Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:56:00 +0000 36061 at http://mhlnews.com Get Your Head in the WMS Cloud http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/get-your-head-wms-cloud <div class="node-body article-body">Going to a cloud-based model for logistics execution doesn’t relieve you of responsibility. Your homework will ensure the project flies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/get-your-head-wms-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/get-your-head-wms-cloud#comments Facilities Management Technology & Automation Warehousing Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:20:00 +0000 35991 at http://mhlnews.com Goodwill’s WMS Enables Business and Mission Success http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/goodwill-s-wms-enables-business-and-mission-success <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Tom Andel </div> <div class="field-deck"> This human services agency took an approach to logistics automation that not only improves productivity but also empowers disabled and non-English-speaking employees. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.goodwilldenver.org/" target="_blank">Goodwill Denver</a> provides job training, career development and employment opportunities for Coloradans in need, including those with disabilities.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/goodwill-s-wms-enables-business-and-mission-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/goodwill-s-wms-enables-business-and-mission-success#comments Facilities Management Labor Management Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:35:00 +0000 36041 at http://mhlnews.com April 2014 Issue MH&L Magazine http://mhlnews.com/mhlnews/2014-04-14 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">In this issue, find out about sustainability in the supply chain and much more!</div> <div class="field-desc"> <p><em><strong>In this issue,</strong></em> find out about sustainability in the supply chain and much more!</p> <p>MH&amp;L delivers thought-provoking, high-quality, fact-based editorial that supports the contemporary view of material handling and logistics as functions that support the bottom line and ultimately enhance an organization&rsquo;s profitability.&nbsp; Readers rely on MH&amp;L to learn about cutting-edge trends, new product innovations and best practices that help them work smarter, faster, safer and more efficiently.</p> <p>To subscribe to MH&amp;L Magazine, <a href="https://penton-sub.halldata.com/site/PEN003576MJland/init.do">click here</a>. Sample issue, <a href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/067fa0ed">click here</a></p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/facilities-management/make-sustainability-profit-s-ally">Make Sustainability Profit’s Ally</a> <a href="/global-supply-chain/last-mile-visibility-global-supply-chain">Last-Mile Visibility in a Global Supply Chain </a> <a href="/warehousing/get-your-head-wms-cloud">Get Your Head in the WMS Cloud</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/mhlnews/2014-04-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 36051 at http://mhlnews.com Merging the Ports of LA and Long Beach Gets a Thumbs-Down from Long Beach http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/merging-ports-la-and-long-beach-gets-thumbs-down-long-beach <div class="node-body article-body">New report suggests that Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach should stop competing and merge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/merging-ports-la-and-long-beach-gets-thumbs-down-long-beach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/merging-ports-la-and-long-beach-gets-thumbs-down-long-beach#comments Global Supply Chain Transportation & Distribution News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:03:00 +0000 36031 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Port of Long Beach aerial view</p> Women in Logistics to be Honored http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/women-logistics-be-honored <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Tom Andel </div> <div class="field-deck"> The goals of this program are to help minimize obstacles to full industry participation and to celebrate career achievement for women in the field. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="margin-left:-.25in;">Women employed in the trucking industry are headed for the spotlight thanks to the new &ldquo;Distinguished Woman in Logistics&rdquo; award, established by <a href="http://womenintrucking.biz/contact" target="_blank">The Women In Trucking (WIT) </a>association and sponsored by transportation software provider <a href="http://www.tmwsystems.com/" target="_blank">TMW S</a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/women-logistics-be-honored" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/women-logistics-be-honored#comments Facilities Management Global Supply Chain Labor Management Transportation & Distribution Warehousing News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:26:00 +0000 36021 at http://mhlnews.com Don’t Re-shore a Priceberg http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/don-t-re-shore-priceberg <div class="field-byline"> Kate Vitasek </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Before deciding to re-shore business or suppliers, look beneath the surface at all the costs involved.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/don-t-re-shore-priceberg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/don-t-re-shore-priceberg#comments Facilities Management Global Supply Chain Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:22:00 +0000 35891 at http://mhlnews.com Georgia Ports Log Record Volume in March http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/georgia-ports-log-record-volume-march <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Tom Andel </div> <div class="field-deck"> Inventory build-up for summer season is credited. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A record 2.61 million tons of cargo moved through Georgia ports in March&mdash;a 15.5 percent increase over the same month a year ago. This 349,682-ton increase was due mostly to double-digit container growth, according to the<a href="http://www.gaports.com" target="_blank"> Georgia Ports Authority</a>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/georgia-ports-log-record-volume-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/georgia-ports-log-record-volume-march#comments Global Supply Chain Transportation & Distribution News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:20:00 +0000 36011 at http://mhlnews.com Last-Mile Visibility in a Global Supply Chain http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/last-mile-visibility-global-supply-chain <div class="field-byline"> Christopher P. Mazza </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ocean carriers and 3PLs are using collaborative technology to eliminate blind spots in the movement, delivery and return of import containers to and from the last mile—the final customer destination.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/last-mile-visibility-global-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/last-mile-visibility-global-supply-chain#comments Global Supply Chain Gold Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:48:00 +0000 35961 at http://mhlnews.com 10 Real-World Tips for Smarter Inventory Management http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/10-real-world-tips-smarter-inventory-management <div class="field-byline"> MSC Industrial </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s manufacturers must build greater flexibility and smarter inventory management practices into their production and order fulfillment processes. Despite the operational and financial benefits, more than half of U.S. manufacturing plants don’t use many common inventory optimization practices. Learn 10 real-world strategies that can help manufacturers optimize inventory levels and respond more effectively to market demands.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/10-real-world-tips-smarter-inventory-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/10-real-world-tips-smarter-inventory-management#comments Facilities Management Sponsored White Papers Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:43:00 +0000 35391 at http://mhlnews.com “Struck-By” Forklift Accidents—Caught on Video http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/struck-forklift-accidents-caught-video <div class="node-body article-body">A "struck-by" incident in a warehouse or dock area usually involves contact between a multi-ton piece of wheeled equipment and a person. This kind of workplace accident is traumatic, both for the one who does the striking and for the family of the victim. The victims in these cases are often killed or incapacitated, but if they do survive, they may not even remember what happened.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/struck-forklift-accidents-caught-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/struck-forklift-accidents-caught-video#comments Facilities Management Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:15:00 +0000 35981 at http://mhlnews.com Supply Chain Professionals Can Save the World http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/supply-chain-professionals-can-save-world <div class="field-byline"> Gina Manis-Anderson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Super Heroism is a real-life avocation for professionals who know how to deliver solutions to those in need. It’s part of their corporate social responsibility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/supply-chain-professionals-can-save-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/supply-chain-professionals-can-save-world#comments Facilities Management Labor Management Gold Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:07:00 +0000 35881 at http://mhlnews.com Logistically Speaking: Shippers Seek a Smarter Way to Control Logistics Costs http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/logistically-speaking-shippers-seek-smarter-way-control-logistics-costs <div class="node-body article-body">Think about this: The top strategic priority for supply chain managers right now is analytics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/logistically-speaking-shippers-seek-smarter-way-control-logistics-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/logistically-speaking-shippers-seek-smarter-way-control-logistics-costs#comments Facilities Management Global Supply Chain Transportation & Distribution Gold Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:57:00 +0000 35871 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Dave Blanchard, Executive Editor</p> UPS Boosts Capacity in Three North American Markets http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/ups-boosts-capacity-three-north-american-markets <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Tom Andel </div> <div class="field-deck"> Expansions are designed to serve retail, industrial manufacturing and healthcare customers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://ups.com" target="_blank">UPS</a> announced the addition of 478,000 sq. ft. of space to facilities serving three of its North American markets: Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Hebron, Ky.; and Mira Loma, Calif. Company executives cite strong demand for extra capacity from customers in the retail, manufacturing and healthcare industries.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/ups-boosts-capacity-three-north-american-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/ups-boosts-capacity-three-north-american-markets#comments Facilities Management Transportation & Distribution Warehousing News Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:15:00 +0000 35951 at http://mhlnews.com February Conveyor Orders and Shipments Down http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/february-conveyor-orders-and-shipments-down <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Tom Andel </div> <div class="field-deck"> Orders are down 7.7% from previous year and down 16.7% from previous month. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The <a href="http://www.cemanet.org" target="_blank">Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association</a> reported that its February 2014 booked orders decreased 7.7% when compared to February 2013 orders. February 2014 booked orders when compared to January 2014 booked orders were down 16.7%.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/february-conveyor-orders-and-shipments-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/february-conveyor-orders-and-shipments-down#comments Facilities Management Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing News Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:29:00 +0000 35941 at http://mhlnews.com Getty Images Forklift Life Lesson #7: A Forklift’s Surroundings are Dead Space for Pedestrians http://mhlnews.com/blog/forklift-life-lesson-7-forklift-s-surroundings-are-dead-space-pedestrians <div class="node-body blog-body">Forklift operators can be life-savers in warehousing and distribution just by keeping people out of their way.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/chain-thought">Chain of Thought</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/blog/forklift-life-lesson-7-forklift-s-surroundings-are-dead-space-pedestrians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/blog/forklift-life-lesson-7-forklift-s-surroundings-are-dead-space-pedestrians#comments Facilities Management Labor Management Powered Vehicles Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Chain of Thought Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:47:00 +0000 35931 at http://mhlnews.com UPS Donates $9 million Toward Infrastructure Development http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/ups-donates-9-million-toward-infrastructure-development <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Tom Andel </div> <div class="field-deck"> Funding will go toward technology infrastructure and road safety initiatives along the last mile of delivery to refugees in developing countries. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.community.ups.com/UPS+Foundation" target="_blank">The UPS Foundation</a> is donating more than $9 million to community safety initiatives focused on enhancing disaster response, recovery, and emergency preparedness.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/ups-donates-9-million-toward-infrastructure-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/ups-donates-9-million-toward-infrastructure-development#comments Facilities Management Real-Time Visibility Global Supply Chain Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing News Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:18:00 +0000 35921 at http://mhlnews.com