MHI Newswire
Emulate3D Ltd.
Top Story—Companies worldwide are putting innovation behind their sustainability mandates, deploying technology, collaborations, innovation and partnerships to work both for the preservation of the planet and to enhance their bottom lines. Here are six real-life case studies featuring green solutions implemented across multiple supply chains and industries.

AGVs In Action At The TRUMPF Smart Factory
MCFA - Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc.
The futuristic production processes at the TRUMPF Smart Factory are almost entirely automated, but their material handling process was stuck in the past - until they partnered with Jungheinrich. The EKS 215a automated stacker replaced their manual forklifts, allowing their employees to focus on production, resulting in increased productivity and output.
Let Jungheinrich develop and define the right automation solution for your specific workflow and unique business challenges.
Watch the Customer Review
MHI Updates
As part of MHI view's ongoing video program, this new episode focuses on MHI Next-Gen Supply Chain Update: Artificial intelligence
This episode of our four-part, Next-Gen Supply Chain series focuses on the fourth and final stage of digital adoption, artificial intelligence.  


MHI Blog—The MHI Solutions Community has partnered with the College-Industry Council on Material Handling Education (CICMHE) to release a white paper that will help you learn how big data analytics can add value to your supply chain operations. This paper, titled Adding Value to Manufacturing, Retail, Supply Chain, and Logistics Operations with Big Data Analytics, examines how big data analytics can add value to supply chain operations by gaining insightful business knowledge about business operations.


Bookmark to gain quick access to any and all MHI media and news information. MHI Solutions magazine holds all issues of MHI Solutions and Newswire and Industry News eNewsletters, MHI’s Twitter, Facebook and Linkedin social media accounts as well as links to membership information, events, MHI view and the learning center.

It’s easy to find a topic you’re looking for with our drop down menu of categories: Current Features, Industry Trends, Global Trends, Technology, Sustainability, Human Resources, Education, Economic Market Update, and Solutions Spotlight.

Click here to save or bookmark today! For information about advertising, contact Rob Shafer at

Vidir Inc.
Technology and Innovation

Supply Chain Dive—As the 5G mobile broadband standard begins to roll out in cities across the world, supply chain and logistics managers who don't have a strategy already may be behind the curve. Two-thirds of organizations plan to deploy 5G by 2020, with operational efficiency seen as the key benefit.

How would you solve this: Clipboards in the Warehouse
Small and medium sized companies are expanding and growing but still managing inventory and orders on spreadsheets and clipboards. With new growth, are systems still viable? What advice would you give these companies?
Your advice could be worth $200 CLICK HERE to give your advice
Supply Chain Trends

Modern Materials Handling—Forget 500,000-square-foot—or even 50,000-square-foot—distribution centers. Materials handling automation and technologies are the next trend in brick-and-mortar fulfillment.


CSCMP’s Supply Chain Quarterly—Supply chain technology vendors are increasingly incorporating machine learning into their applications, helping their solutions more accurately understand and react to changing conditions.

Supply Chain Management Review—Given that logistics leaders face pressure from their stakeholders to optimize logistics costs while maintaining service and performance levels, Gartner, Inc. has identified five actions to achieve cost optimization from within the organization.

FOX IV Technologies, Inc.
Ideal Warehouse Innovations

MHI Blog—Much like people, warehouse racks are not invincible. Factors such as overloading, poor design and installation errors can all lead to rack failure. However, impacts from mobile equipment are one of the leading causes of damage and racking collapses. With such high stakes, what advice is available to help businesses prevent racking collapses from occurring?

Your Place for Info on Your Space
Tennant Company
Controlling labor costs. Exploring new technologies. Improving efficiencies. In the middle of a busy day, where do you find the time to research questions that make a difference to your work? Tennant would like to help! Take our two-minute quiz for focused information on cleaning equipment and facility solutions
Explore Resources

CSCMP’s Supply Chain Quarterly—The industry is being transformed by its adoption of the Precision Scheduled Railroading philosophy. Traffic is down thus far in 2019, but is a foundation being laid for growth?


Inbound Logistics—Doing last-mile logistics correctly leads to repeat business and loyal customers, but final-mile processes involve more than just a truck and driver.

USA Today—Aircraft giant Boeing and German sports car maker Porsche are teaming up on a flying car – specifically, a self-driving air taxi. The two companies announced that they'll work together to develop a concept for an upscale commercial passenger drone and to evaluate the potential market for such a vehicle.

Engineering Innovation
United Material Handling, Inc.
MHI’s new Career Forum enables manufacturing and supply chain professionals to view current job postings of MHI member companies. Go to to find the perfect opportunity for you.
Molded Fiberglass Tray Company

Bloomberg—If the U.S. wants to extend economic growth, it should double down on cleaning up the environment and fighting climate change, which are fueling both jobs and revenue, according to a new analysis by University College London researchers. A new national database for clean business says U.S. industry is leading the way, but China isn’t far behind.

ThomasNet—There will be 7million hobbyist and commercial drones in the sky by 2020, the FAA predicts. While the vast majority of these will be used for recreational purposes, a significant rise in the number of delivery drones is also expected. But what is the environmental impact of drone deliveries compared to traditional truck deliveries?

Global Trade

Material Handling & Logistics—Renegotiating part supply deals, essentially passing cost increases to their suppliers, is one way that manufacturing supply chain executives are addressing tariff concerns.

Global Trade Mag—For U.S. companies with global operations, one of the most effective ways to mitigate risk is to ship smarter. One of the ways to do that is to partner with more stable countries, where tariff changes aren’t expected. There are quite a few other ways to mitigate your risk, too, especially applicable during this time of almost constant change.