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The world’s most valuable logistics brands revealed

March 14, 2017

· UPS remains the most valuable logistics brand, valued at US$22 billion
· TNT Express brand value is down 42% following controversial acquisition by FedEx
· Royal Mail down 21%, compounded by Brexit

... Read more about The world’s most valuable logistics brands revealed

Cutting shipping cost dramatically with more durable, collapsible IBCs

February 28, 2017

Reusable crates can be shipped thousands of times and avoid the high cost of traditional single-use containers

IBCs (International Bulk Containers) have long been utilized for storing and transporting bulk liquids and powders.... Read more about Cutting shipping cost dramatically with more durable, collapsible IBCs

Stop wasting money- Make sure your battery has a watering system!

February 22, 2017

For major battery manufacturers around the United States, the time has come again to raise prices. After watching the cost of lead steadily increase for the past three years, these manufacturers have opted for an increase on industrial motive... Read more about Stop wasting money- Make sure your battery has a watering system!

Defining durability in industrial labels: Why the right label matters

February 15, 2017

Durable labels can enhance safety, productivity, and prevent a host of problems caused by using standard paper labels that are not designed for industrial applications

Although standard “office” labels are more than sufficient for... Read more about Defining durability in industrial labels: Why the right label matters

Machine perimeter fencing

February 2, 2017

Today’s working conditions in developed nations are relatively safe compared to those in the past. During the past two centuries, improvements in technology, regulatory measures and organized efforts to improve workplace safety have cut... Read more about Machine perimeter fencing

How labeling can help manufacturing companies compete in global marketplace

January 10, 2017

By: Bob Brown, manufacturing industry specialist, LOFTWARE, INC.

Labeling today is complex; today’s manufacturers are faced with a range of evolving requirements that complicate... Read more about How labeling can help manufacturing companies compete in global marketplace

Independent block pallet study identifies dramatic cost savings opportunities

November 15, 2016

According to an independent study conducted by The Poirier Group (TPG) in Canada, a single distribution center can save an estimated half million dollars every year simply by using block pallets instead of traditional Canadian pooled stringer... Read more about Independent block pallet study identifies dramatic cost savings opportunities

Onset publishes white paper on managing carbon dioxide risk

October 28, 2016

Scientific and medical research links carbon dioxide (CO2) levels to discomfort and lost productivity among occupants in offices, schools, healthcare facilities, and dwellings. Facility managers and building engineers are often responsible for... Read more about Onset publishes white paper on managing carbon dioxide risk

Culture of customization lies at the heart of Caster Concepts manufacturing strategy

October 14, 2016

When it comes to moving heavy loads - an airplane fuselage, a railcar, an overhead crane - off-the-shelf, mass-produced casters or wheels just won't cut it.

The gritty, heavy-duty jobs handled by Read more about Culture of customization lies at the heart of Caster Concepts manufacturing strategy

Autonomous vehicles got their start in the Material Handling Industry

October 5, 2016

AGV’s, or Automatic Guided Vehicles, have been providing solutions in the materials handling business for many years. With the advent of autonomous vehicles hitting our roadways in the coming years, the story of the AGV is an important... Read more about Autonomous vehicles got their start in the Material Handling Industry



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