As the federal government gets more involved in regulating the supply chain, shippers are looking more to logistics service providers for their subject-matter expertise in specific regulatory requirements....More
Rio Ammunition supplies its products to law enforcement, sporting clubs and pro shops worldwide. Although based in McEwen, Tenn., it also ships to many customers out of its Savannah, Ga., location. T...More
Today's logistics professionals face many challenges, including compliance with a vast array of government regulations and the oversight of a wide spectrum of governmental agencies at both the state and federal level....More
The term supply chain management has been around for more than 30 years, but according to Rob Barrett, managing director, supply chain & operations with consulting firm KPMG, its days are numbered....More
Jungheinrich recently showcased its new Warehouse Navigation System at ProMat 2013. See how the latest in lift truck technology can help you increase productivity by up to 25%! Click here for more information!
Sovella's Concept workstation is available in manual, hand crank and motorized height adjustment. The workstation adapts to the work process and the needs of the user. Modular design provides integration with an existing system and the potential to adapt to changes in the environment. Applications include assembly, quality control, research and repair. Concept frames can be equipped with casters to create mobile workstations. Concept tables are available in five widths, from 40-80 inches, and in three depths: 24", 30", and 36"....More
The Hyster LO2.5 lift truck eases second level order picking through a raising operator platform and the unit’s fully adjustable electronic power steering, automatic speed reduction in cornering and its suspended platform with an operator sensing floor mat. Electric steering reduces steer effort by 90 percent. Numerous operator compartment and platform advantages offer efficiency and ergonomic benefits....More
ITW Muller’s GW-4100 robotic pallet wrapper offers increased product protection and wrapping consistency, improved employee safety, less waste and significant time and cost-savings over hand-wrapping. It offers speeds of 37 loads/hr and comes standard with a telescoping mast that allows for easier mobility, accommodating loads up to 6’11”high (93”). Its built-in film cutter cuts film at completion of wrap cycles and minimizes risk of operator injury....More
Hyundai Forklift’s new 60/70L-7A series expanded-capacity LP gas forklifts, just added to its pneumatic tire, Class V product lineup, are suitable for indoor and outdoor use in many applications including lumber yards, warehouses and manufacturing facilities. With 13,230 and 15,430 lb load capacities, increased power and maximum productivity, the 60/70L-7A series are equipped with the Tier 4 certified, GM 4.3L V6 LP engine that offers 95 HP @ 2,300 rpm. This provides greater acceleration, better gradeability and faster travel speed on tough terrains or slopes. Hyd...More
Keytroller LLC’s Seetroller digitalwireless camera viewing system enables remote viewing of equipment and is frequently used on forklifts and cranes for providing the operator a better view of the load. This can significantly improve operational safety. The system is wireless and digital. Wireless makes the device easy to install and digital offers a longer transmission range and less interference and distortion of the image view
Power Solutions International, Inc. announced results for its Tier IV diesel engine replacement program with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. PSI supplies Hyundai with4.3-liter liquid propane engines for its 7A series 60/70L LPG forklift trucks, supporting production at Hyundai’s manufacturing facility in Ulsan, South Korea. The PSI 4.3-liter LP engine delivers 118 horsepower and 240 ft-lbs of torque at 2,600 rpm when running on liquid propane fuel....More
The QuickLink flexible and scalable supply chain value network captures transaction data, enriches it to work in any construct across varied enterprises globally, and enables better social collaboration. It enables collaboration across multiple networks of corporate stakeholders and supply chain trading partners. In addition to enabling broad collaboration, it helps users analyze their marketplace and assess partner performance. Businesses can search for new trading partners, measure partner performance and create more collaborative on-boarding campaigns....More
TZA’s cloud-based ProTrack Labor Management System includes enhancements like Dynamic Alerting to keep tabs on any operational, service level and performance issues as they happen – and before they escalate into larger problems. Users can customize the thresholds for each metric and assign the subscribers to each alert. It can then send out notifications via email, text message or mobile app to the appropriate resource whenever an alert rule is triggered....More
Track the level of activity 100 different product types entering or leaving the United States. Simply enter an HTS Code below to view U.S. import and export statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau. For a list of all HTS Codes, click here. Data provided by Zepol Corporation, a provider of trade intelligence.
See how Zebra optimized its 72,000 square foot distribution center in Vernon Hills, Illinois, by ensuring the picks of more than 16,000 products every day are efficient and accurate. Enhancing the newly deployed Oracle Warehouse Management System with real time visibility.