Warehousing http://mhlnews.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Warehouse Robot Developed that Can Pick Groceries http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/warehouse-robot-developed-can-pick-groceries <div class="node-body article-body">To avoid damaging sensitive and unpredictably shaped grocery items, the robotic arm uses the principle of environmental constraint exploitation to establish a carefully orchestrated interaction between the hand, the object being grasped, and the environment surrounding the respective item.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/warehouse-robot-developed-can-pick-groceries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/warehouse-robot-developed-can-pick-groceries#comments Technology & Automation Warehousing News Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:56:00 +0000 200021 at http://mhlnews.com Best Practices in Fall Protection for Mezzanines and Pick Modules http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/best-practices-fall-protection-mezzanines-and-pick-modules <div class="field-byline"> Andy Olson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The increasing popularity in elevated work areas has prompted the need for more vigilance in safety compliance.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/best-practices-fall-protection-mezzanines-and-pick-modules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/best-practices-fall-protection-mezzanines-and-pick-modules#comments Facilities Management Warehousing Gold Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:40:00 +0000 198921 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Dual reciprocating barriers create a controlled access area where the inner gate and outer gate cannot be opened at the same time.</p> Six Ways to Leverage Chemical Labeling To Increase Safety and Supply Chain Efficiencies http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/six-ways-leverage-chemical-labeling-increase-safety-and-supply-chain-efficiencie <div class="field-byline"> Greg Wimble </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How can you leverage innovations in enterprise barcode labeling to help your chemical company succeed in a highly regulated, highly competitive global marketplace?</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/six-ways-leverage-chemical-labeling-increase-safety-and-supply-chain-efficiencie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/six-ways-leverage-chemical-labeling-increase-safety-and-supply-chain-efficiencie#comments MH&L Wire Global Supply Chain Warehousing News Mon, 06 Feb 2017 15:39:00 +0000 197641 at http://mhlnews.com The Dangers of Modern Warehouses and How to Prevent Them http://mhlnews.com/powered-vehicles/dangers-modern-warehouses-and-how-prevent-them <div class="field-byline"> Storage Solutions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This Warehouse Safety infographic created by Storage Solutions contains information about the dangers of modern warehouses.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/powered-vehicles/dangers-modern-warehouses-and-how-prevent-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/powered-vehicles/dangers-modern-warehouses-and-how-prevent-them#comments Forklift Safety MH&L Wire Powered Vehicles Warehousing News Wed, 01 Feb 2017 17:37:00 +0000 197191 at http://mhlnews.com 10 Most Dangerous Areas of a Warehouse http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/10-most-dangerous-areas-warehouse <div class="node-body gallery-body">If all employers simply corrected the top 10 hazards, the number of accidents would drastically decline, says OSHA.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/10-most-dangerous-areas-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/10-most-dangerous-areas-warehouse#comments Facilities Management Powered Vehicles Warehousing Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:02:00 +0000 195661 at http://mhlnews.com New OSHA Slip & Fall Rules Impact Employers in All Industries http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/new-osha-slip-fall-rules-impact-employers-all-industries <div class="node-body article-body">Employers must train workers who work in dangerous circumstances, including loading docks.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/new-osha-slip-fall-rules-impact-employers-all-industries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/new-osha-slip-fall-rules-impact-employers-all-industries#comments Facilities Management Labor Management Warehousing News Thu, 29 Dec 2016 02:03:00 +0000 192331 at http://mhlnews.com What Warehouse Workers Want Is to be Heard http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/what-warehouse-workers-want-be-heard <div class="field-byline"> Gary Glaser </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The best plan for retaining a productive and engaged warehouse workforce is to ask the right questions and listen to the answers.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/what-warehouse-workers-want-be-heard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/what-warehouse-workers-want-be-heard#comments Labor Management Warehousing Tue, 20 Dec 2016 02:07:00 +0000 191391 at http://mhlnews.com Automated Inventory Staging Buffer [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/automated-inventory-staging-buffer-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">Dematic has introduced Dematic Multishuttle Flex, an automated inventory staging buffer that is designed to accommodate cartons and totes. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/automated-inventory-staging-buffer-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/automated-inventory-staging-buffer-new-products#comments New Products Technology & Automation Warehousing Products Wed, 14 Dec 2016 13:59:00 +0000 190611 at http://mhlnews.com Strategic Thinking In The Face of Uncertainty http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/strategic-thinking-face-uncertainty <div class="field-byline"> Becky Morgan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How to ensure ensure your strategic thinking is optimized in spite of unpredictable world events.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/strategic-thinking-face-uncertainty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/strategic-thinking-face-uncertainty#comments MH&L Wire Labor Management Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing News Tue, 06 Dec 2016 20:30:00 +0000 187951 at http://mhlnews.com Case Study: Robotic Palletizer Boosts Production, Prevents Injuries http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/case-study-robotic-palletizer-boosts-production-prevents-injuries <div class="field-byline"> IW Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In an effort to increase both production and quality, and cut down on straining employee injuries, an Oklahoma-based hand tools and chemical products manufacturer turned to robots to help with their lines.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/case-study-robotic-palletizer-boosts-production-prevents-injuries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/warehousing/case-study-robotic-palletizer-boosts-production-prevents-injuries#comments Facilities Management MH&L Wire Transportation & Distribution Warehousing News Thu, 01 Dec 2016 18:22:00 +0000 187341 at http://mhlnews.com