Warehousing http://mhlnews.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Is Warehouse Automation an Asset or Obstacle? http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/warehouse-automation-asset-or-obstacle <div class="field-byline"> David Allais </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Investing in automation doesn't mean it will solve every goods-handling issue or be the right fit. Learn where automation is—and isn't—useful in the warehouse.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/warehouse-automation-asset-or-obstacle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/warehouse-automation-asset-or-obstacle#comments Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing News Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:31:00 +0000 207951 at http://mhlnews.com Fire-Retardant Plastic Pallets http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/fire-retardant-plastic-pallets <div class="node-body article-body">ORBIS Corp. has launched Proliant, a fire-retardant plastic material for use in select plastic pallets. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/fire-retardant-plastic-pallets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/fire-retardant-plastic-pallets#comments New Products Warehousing Products Tue, 11 Jul 2017 11:20:00 +0000 207851 at http://mhlnews.com Amazon Robots Poised to Revamp How Whole Foods Runs Warehouses http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/amazon-robots-poised-revamp-how-whole-foods-runs-warehouses <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Adding robots to warehouses hasn't dented Amazon's hiring spree. The company had 351,000 employees at the end of March, up 43% from a year earlier. CEO Jeff Bezos in January pledged to hire 100,000 new workers over the next 18 months.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/amazon-robots-poised-revamp-how-whole-foods-runs-warehouses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/amazon-robots-poised-revamp-how-whole-foods-runs-warehouses#comments Labor Management Technology & Automation Warehousing News Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:58:00 +0000 207651 at http://mhlnews.com <p>An employee picking merchandise with an Amazon robot.</p> Amazon The 5 R's of Reverse Logistics http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/5-rs-reverse-logistics <div class="field-byline"> UPS </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to maintaining loyalty, helping customers ship products back to you can matter as much as getting the products to them in the first place. Check out this infographic and learn how smart logistics can generate a better bottom line.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/5-rs-reverse-logistics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/5-rs-reverse-logistics#comments Sponsored Global Supply Chain Technology & Automation Warehousing Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:00:00 +0000 207621 at http://mhlnews.com How to Avoid Getting Stuck With Excess or Obsolete Inventory http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/how-avoid-getting-stuck-excess-or-obsolete-inventory <div class="field-byline"> UPS </div> <div class="field-deck"> Four valuable benefits of supply chain transparency </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Accurate, timely visibility into inventory—both inside and outside of the enterprise—is an increasingly strategic differentiator for tech companies grappling to move products before they become discounted, marginalized or obsolete. Giving key players—inside and out of your organization—the ability to see across multiple levels of a supply chain, detect changing conditions early on, and respond to them, gives a company the power to react more quickly and even anticipate changes that could impact sales and profitability. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/how-avoid-getting-stuck-excess-or-obsolete-inventory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/sponsored/how-avoid-getting-stuck-excess-or-obsolete-inventory#comments Sponsored Global Supply Chain Technology & Automation Warehousing Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0000 206991 at http://mhlnews.com Is Pennsylvania’s Proposed Warehouse Tax the Start of a Trend? http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/pennsylvania-s-proposed-warehouse-tax-start-trend <div class="node-body article-body">Warehouse operators successfully halted taxes in the past, but cash-strapped states are searching for ways to shore up deficits.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/pennsylvania-s-proposed-warehouse-tax-start-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/pennsylvania-s-proposed-warehouse-tax-start-trend#comments Warehousing News Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:53:00 +0000 207491 at http://mhlnews.com How to Make Room for Corporate Growth http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/how-make-room-corporate-growth <div class="field-byline"> Christine Emmerich </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to recognize and utilize unused space in your facility—it could save you money while generating new sources of revenue.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/how-make-room-corporate-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/how-make-room-corporate-growth#comments MHL Magazine Warehousing Gold Tue, 13 Jun 2017 18:58:00 +0000 207391 at http://mhlnews.com It's Not Us vs. Them—We Are "Them" http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/its-not-us-vs-them-we-are-them <div class="node-body article-body">To attract and keep Millennials in our workforce, we need to first focus on them as individuals, not just laborers.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/its-not-us-vs-them-we-are-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/its-not-us-vs-them-we-are-them#comments MHL Magazine Labor Management Warehousing Gold Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:18:00 +0000 207331 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Adrienne Selko<br /> <em>Senior Editor<br /> adrienne.selko@penton.com</em></p> Safety and Security at the Loading Dock: Know Your Risks and Take Control http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/safety-and-security-loading-dock-know-your-risks-and-take-control <div class="field-byline"> Walt Swietlik </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The key to safety at the loading dock is proper and constant communication.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/safety-and-security-loading-dock-know-your-risks-and-take-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/safety-and-security-loading-dock-know-your-risks-and-take-control#comments Forklift Safety MHL Magazine Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Gold Mon, 12 Jun 2017 17:39:00 +0000 207321 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Indoor motion-sensor based safety warning system.</p> Rite-Hite Warehouse Leasing Market Strongest Since 2000 http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/warehouse-leasing-market-strongest-2000 <div class="node-body article-body">Almost half of the 167 million sq. ft. of U.S warehouse space currently under construction—72 million sq. ft.—is already pre-committed to tenants, primarily e-commerce, third-party logistics and retail users, according to a new report from CBRE Group, Inc.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/warehouse-leasing-market-strongest-2000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/warehouse-leasing-market-strongest-2000#comments Warehousing News Mon, 12 Jun 2017 13:33:00 +0000 207301 at http://mhlnews.com