Material Handling & Logistics http://mhlnews.com/rss.xml en Who is Causing Supply Chain Fraud? http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/who-causing-supply-chain-fraud <div class="node-body article-body">For organizations that experienced supply chain fraud, waste or abuse during the past 12 months, their own employees were the top source of supply chain fraud.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/who-causing-supply-chain-fraud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/who-causing-supply-chain-fraud#comments Global Supply Chain News Fri, 22 May 2015 14:57:00 +0000 173501 at http://mhlnews.com Consolidating Frozen Storage to Optimize Growth and Logistics http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/consolidating-frozen-storage-optimize-growth-and-logistics <div class="field-byline"> By John Ellis </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Drive-in rack helps Coloma Frozen Foods expand, cut cost and improve safety.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/consolidating-frozen-storage-optimize-growth-and-logistics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/consolidating-frozen-storage-optimize-growth-and-logistics#comments Facilities Management Warehousing Gold Fri, 22 May 2015 14:38:00 +0000 173481 at http://mhlnews.com <p>To optimize its growth and logistics, Coloma Frozen Foods built 90,000 sq. ft. of new freezer space, including 75,000 sq. ft. of racked freezer space in a new centralized campus facility.</p> Building a World-Class Refrigerated Warehouse http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/building-world-class-refrigerated-warehouse <div class="field-byline"> By Jamie Alexander </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What do you do when you have to handle and store a half-billion apples every year? For MIVOR, the answer begins with automation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/building-world-class-refrigerated-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/building-world-class-refrigerated-warehouse#comments Warehousing Gold Fri, 22 May 2015 14:22:00 +0000 173471 at http://mhlnews.com <p>High-volume apple sorting at MIVOR.</p> Southwest Steel Coil Does Big Business in Mexico http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/southwest-steel-coil-does-big-business-mexico <div class="field-byline"> By Curt Cultice </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Southwest Steel Coil of Santa Teresa, N.M., a subsidiary of Los Angeles, Calif.-based Calstrip Industries, manufactures a wide range of steel coil products. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/southwest-steel-coil-does-big-business-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/southwest-steel-coil-does-big-business-mexico#comments Global Supply Chain Gold Thu, 21 May 2015 14:58:00 +0000 173461 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Southwest Steel Coil, Santa Teresa, N.M.</p> Logistics on the Border http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/logistics-border <div class="field-byline"> By Robert Queen and Curt Cultice </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Business opportunities are on the rise south of the border for U.S. companies that have done their due diligence.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/logistics-border" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/logistics-border#comments Global Supply Chain Transportation & Distribution Gold Thu, 21 May 2015 14:53:00 +0000 173451 at http://mhlnews.com <p>A line of cargo trucks crosses from the Mexican side of the border into the U.S. port of entry at Otay Mesa near San Diego, Calif. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)</p> New Conveyor Technology Helps Hermes Reduce Energy Consumption http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/new-conveyor-technology-helps-hermes-reduce-energy-consumption <div class="node-body article-body">By switching from 400-volt to 24-volt drive technology, Hermes Fulfillment has achieved energy savings of 25%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/new-conveyor-technology-helps-hermes-reduce-energy-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/new-conveyor-technology-helps-hermes-reduce-energy-consumption#comments Technology & Automation Warehousing Gold Thu, 21 May 2015 14:28:00 +0000 173441 at http://mhlnews.com <p>24-volt drive technology offers energy savings of 25% at Hermes Fulfilment.</p> Flexibility in Dock Operations: A Modular Approach to Conveyor Systems http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/flexibility-dock-operations-modular-approach-conveyor-systems <div class="node-body article-body">Various conveyor components required for a particular operation can be linked together to quickly create an optimal system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/flexibility-dock-operations-modular-approach-conveyor-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/flexibility-dock-operations-modular-approach-conveyor-systems#comments Technology & Automation Warehousing Gold Thu, 21 May 2015 14:25:00 +0000 173431 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Many DCs are now engaged in both e-commerce fulfillment directly to customers as well as store replenishment on a daily basis.</p> Ratchet Lever Hoist with RFID [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/ratchet-lever-hoist-rfid-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">Columbus McKinnon Corp. has introduced the CM Bandit, an HMI-certified ratchet lever hoist, which features radio frequency identification technology as a standard feature.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/ratchet-lever-hoist-rfid-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/ratchet-lever-hoist-rfid-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Technology & Automation Products Thu, 21 May 2015 14:12:00 +0000 173411 at http://mhlnews.com VLM for Tool Storage [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/vlm-tool-storage-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">The Shuttle XP Vertical Lift Module (VLM) from Kardex Remstar provides a way to store and manage tools.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/vlm-tool-storage-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/vlm-tool-storage-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Products Wed, 20 May 2015 18:11:00 +0000 173391 at http://mhlnews.com You Can't Measure What You Don't Have a Clue About http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/you-cant-measure-what-you-dont-have-clue-about <div class="node-body article-body">If you can't trust your eyes, then maybe you shouldn't trust the numbers either.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/you-cant-measure-what-you-dont-have-clue-about" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/you-cant-measure-what-you-dont-have-clue-about#comments Warehousing Gold Wed, 20 May 2015 16:12:00 +0000 173381 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Dave Blanchard<br /> <em>Editorial Director/<br /> Associate Publisher</em></p> Need a Tool in Space? 3-D Print It http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/need-tool-space-3-d-print-it <div class="field-byline"> By Travis Hessman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">3-D printing offers a way of delivering products literally out of this world.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/need-tool-space-3-d-print-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/need-tool-space-3-d-print-it#comments Technology & Automation Gold News Wed, 20 May 2015 14:48:00 +0000 173361 at http://mhlnews.com <p>U.S. astronaut Barry Wilmore holds a 3-D coupon that was used with a 3-D printer aboard the International Space Station to print a socket wrench. (NASA photo)</p> 3-D Technology Shrinks the Supply Chain http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/3-d-technology-shrinks-supply-chain <div class="field-byline"> By Adrienne Selko </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thanks to 3-D printing, companies can design complex parts and pieces in a much shorter timeframe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/3-d-technology-shrinks-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/3-d-technology-shrinks-supply-chain#comments Technology & Automation Gold Wed, 20 May 2015 14:46:00 +0000 173351 at http://mhlnews.com <p>EVCO Plastics can now print out CMM fixtures in a matter of minutes, a process that used to require an entire day set-up.</p> Can Strong Training + Culture = Increased Sales? http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/can-strong-training-culture-increased-sales <div class="field-byline"> By Adrienne Selko </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Even in the era of omni-channel and e-commerce, having well-trained logistics personnel still makes a difference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/can-strong-training-culture-increased-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/can-strong-training-culture-increased-sales#comments Labor Management Transportation & Distribution Gold Tue, 19 May 2015 16:55:00 +0000 173341 at http://mhlnews.com The Future of Transportation http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/future-transportation <div class="field-byline"> By Enan E. Stillman and T. Brandon Welch </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Business trends and visionary advances in technology could revolutionize transportation as we know it. Are you ready for the changes?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/future-transportation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/future-transportation#comments Global Supply Chain Transportation & Distribution Gold Tue, 19 May 2015 16:28:00 +0000 173331 at http://mhlnews.com High Payload Gantry Robots [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/high-payload-gantry-robots-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">Güdel has introduced new ZP-6 and ZP-7 two-axis linear modules that deliver 25% more payload capacity than previous designs with slimmer profiles and improved maintenance characteristics.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/high-payload-gantry-robots-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/high-payload-gantry-robots-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Products Tue, 19 May 2015 13:46:00 +0000 173401 at http://mhlnews.com Megadeals Push Value of Transportation Mergers Over $27 Billion in Q1 http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/megadeals-push-value-transportation-mergers-over-27-billion-q1 <div class="node-body article-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/megadeals-push-value-transportation-mergers-over-27-billion-q1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/megadeals-push-value-transportation-mergers-over-27-billion-q1#comments Transportation & Distribution News Mon, 18 May 2015 19:21:00 +0000 173321 at http://mhlnews.com Attacks on Independent Contractors Worsen the Driver Shortage http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/attacks-independent-contractors-worsen-driver-shortage <div class="node-body article-body">If you use owner-operators consider whether the employee-driver model makes more economic sense for your operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/attacks-independent-contractors-worsen-driver-shortage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/attacks-independent-contractors-worsen-driver-shortage#comments Labor Management Transportation & Distribution Gold Mon, 18 May 2015 18:35:00 +0000 173311 at http://mhlnews.com Cloud Platform for the Internet of Things [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/cloud-platform-internet-things-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">SAP has launched the SAP HANA Cloud Platform for the Internet of Things (IoT), which provides the infrastructure to enable businesses to securely tap into a network of millions of connected devices.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/cloud-platform-internet-things-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/cloud-platform-internet-things-new-products#comments New Products Technology & Automation Products Mon, 18 May 2015 15:39:00 +0000 173371 at http://mhlnews.com Material Handling & Logistics - May 2015 http://mhlnews.com/2015-05-15 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"><p>The Future of Transportation — Business trends and visionary advances in technology could revolutionize transportation as we know it. Are you ready for the changes?</p> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p style="margin-top: 0.5em; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: inherit; "><em style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: inherit; "><strong style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: inherit; ">In this issue,</strong></em> <strong>The Future of Transportation</strong> &mdash; Business trends and visionary advances in technology could revolutionize transportation as we know it. Are you ready for the changes?</p> <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: inherit; ">&nbsp;</div> <p style="margin-top: 0.5em; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: inherit; "><em style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: inherit; ">MH&amp;L&nbsp;</em>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&nbsp;<em style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: inherit; ">MH&amp;L</em>&nbsp;to learn about cutting-edge trends, new product innovations and best practices that help them work smarter, faster, safer and more.</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/transportation-distribution/future-transportation">The Future of Transportation</a> <a href="/technology-automation/3-d-technology-shrinks-supply-chain">3-D Technology Shrinks the Supply Chain</a> <a href="/global-supply-chain/logistics-border">Logistics on the Border</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/2015-05-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 15 May 2015 04:00:00 +0000 173491 at http://mhlnews.com Motorized Trolleys [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/motorized-trolleys-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">Columbus McKinnon Corp. has expanded its CM Universal Trolley offering to include new motorized units in addition to its plain and geared models, designed to help users reduce inventory costs while increasing inventory flexibility.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/motorized-trolleys-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/motorized-trolleys-new-products#comments New Products Products Fri, 15 May 2015 03:26:00 +0000 173281 at http://mhlnews.com Louvered Panel Hooks [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/louvered-panel-hooks-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">Akro-Mils has expanded its line of louvered hanging systems with the addition of a new accessory—louvered panel hooks.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/louvered-panel-hooks-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/louvered-panel-hooks-new-products#comments Facilities Management New Products Products Wed, 13 May 2015 18:47:00 +0000 173261 at http://mhlnews.com Keeping Businesses Moving Amidst the Driver Shortage http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/keeping-businesses-moving-amidst-driver-shortage <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Special compilation of published posts summarizing key issues around the truck driver shortage, and changes the transportation industry is making to address the ongoing problem.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/keeping-businesses-moving-amidst-driver-shortage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/keeping-businesses-moving-amidst-driver-shortage#comments Sponsored Global Supply Chain Transportation & Distribution Warehousing White Papers Wed, 13 May 2015 16:16:00 +0000 173231 at http://mhlnews.com Apple Aims for More Sustainable Supply Chain http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/apple-aims-more-sustainable-supply-chain <div class="node-body article-body">Apple's projects span the range from a more sustainable supply of virgin fiber in China to a goal of powering all its operations worldwide on 100% renewable energy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/apple-aims-more-sustainable-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/apple-aims-more-sustainable-supply-chain#comments Global Supply Chain News Wed, 13 May 2015 14:49:00 +0000 173251 at http://mhlnews.com Top 10 Best Cities to Locate Your Warehouse http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/top-10-best-cities-locate-your-warehouse <div class="field-byline"> Adrienne Selko </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>A new study compares the cost of operating a distribution warehouse of 25 U.S. cities. Cities named in the study, by&nbsp;<a href="http://www.theboydcompany.com/" target="_blank">The Boyd Co.</a>, all house real estate markets considered to be well-positioned to attract new distribution warehousing investment in 2015.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/top-10-best-cities-locate-your-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/top-10-best-cities-locate-your-warehouse#comments Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Wed, 13 May 2015 14:30:00 +0000 173241 at http://mhlnews.com Mobile TMS Solution [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/mobile-tms-solution-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>LeanLogistics, has introduced LeanTMS Mobile, a dedicated mobile access platform that provides a driver-centric interface through which drivers provide visibility on their activity within the LeanLogistics network, a global SaaS network of shippers, carriers and trade partners.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/mobile-tms-solution-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/mobile-tms-solution-new-products#comments New Products Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Products Tue, 12 May 2015 19:38:00 +0000 173271 at http://mhlnews.com Talent Should be Sourced Like Any Other Resource http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/talent-should-be-sourced-any-other-resource <div class="node-body article-body">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. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/talent-should-be-sourced-any-other-resource" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/talent-should-be-sourced-any-other-resource#comments Labor Management News Tue, 12 May 2015 12:18:00 +0000 173201 at http://mhlnews.com Joe Raedle,Getty Images OSHA Eases into Hazcom Enforcement, Plans to Expand Program http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/osha-eases-hazcom-enforcement-plans-expand-program <div class="node-body article-body">OSHA's new chemical labeling standards are going into effect June 1, which will affect any company that produces, handles, transports, or stores hazardous chemicals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/osha-eases-hazcom-enforcement-plans-expand-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/osha-eases-hazcom-enforcement-plans-expand-program#comments Facilities Management Warehousing Mon, 11 May 2015 19:29:00 +0000 173211 at http://mhlnews.com endopack / Thinkstock Royal Building Products: Case Study http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/royal-building-products-case-study-0 <div class="field-deck"> Faster, Smarter, Better Together. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Challenge: Enhance customer service while optimizing transportation efficiencies and lowering costs. Find out how they succeeded and decreased costs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/royal-building-products-case-study-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/royal-building-products-case-study-0#comments Sponsored Global Supply Chain Transportation & Distribution Warehousing White Papers Mon, 11 May 2015 16:16:00 +0000 173191 at http://mhlnews.com Mail Order Fulfillment Bag Packaging [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/mail-order-fulfillment-bag-packaging-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">Automated Packaging Systems has introduced the Autobag 850S Mail Order Fulfillment Bagger, a mail order fulfillment system with a small footprint.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/mail-order-fulfillment-bag-packaging-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/mail-order-fulfillment-bag-packaging-new-products#comments New Products Technology & Automation Products Mon, 11 May 2015 14:34:00 +0000 173171 at http://mhlnews.com West Coast Activity Returns to Normal Despite Teamster Picketing http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/west-coast-activity-returns-normal-despite-teamster-picketing <div class="node-body article-body">Import cargo volume at the nation';s major retail container ports is returning to normal levels as officials prepare to count votes on ratification of a new West Coast labor agreement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/west-coast-activity-returns-normal-despite-teamster-picketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/west-coast-activity-returns-normal-despite-teamster-picketing#comments Global Supply Chain Labor Management Transportation & Distribution News Mon, 11 May 2015 14:11:00 +0000 173161 at http://mhlnews.com Justin Sullivan / Getty Images