Emulate3D Ltd.
MHISolutionsmag.com—Futureproof your business at MODEX 2018, Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA, April 9-12. Includes all the details you need to start mapping out your trip, and then some. Check out the list of exhibitors, the keynotes and some of the leading presenters, in addition to a full listing of the education sessions planned at MODEX 2018.
MHISolutionsmag.com—After receiving a record 111 submissions for this year’s MHI Innovation Awards, five judges comprised of professionals from the material handling and supply chain industry completed the initial vetting process. Four finalists were chosen as the most innovative products in each category - Best New Innovation; Best Innovation of an Existing Product; and Best IT Innovation based on concept, value, and impact.
As part of MHI view's ongoing video program, this new episode focuses on Saving Time with Automatic Truck Loading.
MHI Blog—With technology evolving at a constant rate, customers in harsh logistics and warehousing environments are looking to their rugged IT suppliers to help them keep pace with modern industry demands. New innovations in automated logistics solutions and operator-interface technology are certainly at the forefront, but leading the change is the need for full-service capabilities from industry suppliers.
Transport Topics—Drone programs can expand traffic management and bridge inspection opportunities for states, but they can also create savings to benefit other projects, according to one transportation official whose agency has been using the devices for nearly a year.
Western Pacific Storage Solutions, Inc.
Vidir Inc.
MIT Technology Review—The California-based startup’s new machine takes to the skies just as the U.S. is about to loosen rules governing drone operations.
Modern Materials Handling—The business case for using collaborative bots is stronger than ever. But the use case may be different from what you think.
Transport Topics—The combination of technology and innovation is changing the business of transportation and logistics in ways that are both potentially disruptive and critical to improving existing processes. And the changes are coming from inside and outside of the industry.
Facility Safety Gate Selection
Mezzanine Safeti-Gates, Inc.
While most safety gate models are designed and built for specific applications, certain models lend themselves to a specific type of facility. For example, Open Top safety gates are rarely found in distribution centers, but they are popular in production facilities. We took a look at four types of industrial facilities and put together a guide to help you choose the best fall protection system for each one.
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Bloomberg—A driver shortage, surging demand and rough weather already have pushed spot rates up 28 percent this year through March 23 compared with a year earlier, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.
Forbes—Kara Hurst, head of worldwide sustainability at Amazon and former CEO of The Sustainability Consortium, knows a lot about how innovation and environmental goals intersect. She shared some insight during an interview with Forbes and touched on how sustainability issues play a role in decisions made at Amazon.
FOX IV Technologies, Inc.
Ideal Warehouse Innovations
As part of MHI view's ongoing video program, this episode focuses on Innovate Your Next-Generation Supply Chain with the 2018 MHI Annual Industry Report

In April 2018, MHI will release the 5th edition of its Annual Industry Report. Compiling responses from thousands of industry professionals, this year's report contains critical insights on the adoption of next-generation supply chain technology that you won't want to miss.

MHI Blog—The Conveyor and Sortation Systems (CSS) Industry Group of MHI has been working diligently to promote the best and largest markets for their members. The group also has been focusing their efforts on strengthening end-user focus and providing membership value.
Modern Materials Handling—Robotics are being applied at a rapid rate inside warehouses, distribution centers and fulfillment operations around the U.S.—and it may already be happening at yours.
DC Velocity—Better visibility, forecasting and ironclad digital contracts are all in play in a bid to end the vicious cycle.
Engineering Innovation
United Material Handling, Inc.
EBN—While companies are reporting great successes in both test and production environments, questions still remain about how robots are being used and whether their human counterparts are safe working alongside them.
Politico—Almost two-thirds of British manufacturing companies say they would have to raise prices to offset foreign currency costs and more than one in five are expected to lay off workers because of the country’s decision to leave the European Union, according to an industry study published by the Observer.
MHI’s new Career Forum enables manufacturing and supply chain professionals to view current job postings of MHI member companies. Go to http://www.mhi.org/careers to find the perfect opportunity for you.
3 Months Free On Your Next Cat® Forklift.
Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America
Through August 31, 2018, you can get “3 Months Free” on your next Cat® lift truck lease. Offer includes all IC and electric sit-down counterbalanced lift truck models - up to 12,000 lb. capacities.
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CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly—The CEO of ToolsGroup, Joe Shamir, says that supply chain executives should focus on creating a service-driven supply chain rather than one based on identifying and predicting demand.
Bloomberg—United Parcel Service Inc.is clashing with its pilots unionover its plan to cope with soaring e-commerce.Pilots are upset that UPS has turned to third-party cargo airlines to help make up for a shortage of aircraft capacity.
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