Training & Development
UPS Reports Record Surge in Shipping
Shipments from businesses to U.S. consumers soared 65%.
COVID-19 Lays Waste to Many US Recycling Programs
Many of the new staples of pandemic life are made from plastics that are simply not worth recycling.
Jun 23rd, 2020
Robot Chef Trained to Make Omelettes
Researchers used machine learning to account for highly subjective matters of taste.
Jun 2nd, 2020
Chemours Won't Face Federal Charges
May 19th, 2020
Robot Maker's Demand Surges
Mar 20th, 2020
Automakers Dodged Parts Shortage
Mar 16th, 2020
Nestlé Commits to 100% Recycled Packaging by 2025
Mar 10th, 2020
Landfill Accepts Radioactive Waste
The move is a violation of Oregon regulations and has alarmed environmental advocates.
Feb 17th, 2020
Changing Calorie Counts Reveal Inexact Science
The shifting numbers for almonds show how the figures printed on nutrition labels may not be as precise as they seem.
Feb 4th, 2020
Home Depot Opens 1st Drive-Through Distribution Center
The retailer plans to build 40 such flatbed distribution centers, catering to its Pro customers.
Jan 29th, 2020
Malaysia Sends Back Waste
Shipments of unwanted rubbish have been rerouted to Southeast Asia since China banned the import of plastic waste in 2018, but developing countries are fighting back.
Jan 20th, 2020
3M Invents New Packaging
Say goodbye to tape.
Jan 15th, 2020
CES: Pizza from Robots
The robot, which resembles an assembly line, can churn out 300 12-inch pies in an hour.
Jan 9th, 2020
Rocket Part Ferried on Mississippi
A huge component of a new rocket system was wheeled slowly from a New Orleans spacecraft factory on Wednesday to a barge that will float it up the Mississippi River for testing.
Jan 8th, 2020
Warehouse Workers Adapting to Robots
There are growing concerns that keeping up with the pace of the latest warehouse productivity technology is taking a toll on human workers' health, safety and morale.
Dec 30th, 2019
Warehouse Solutions Increase Worker Productivity
Zebra Technologies has announced a series of new warehouse offerings designed to optimize workflows, maximize productivity in the warehouse and improve employee onboarding.
Dec 11th, 2019
Roller Conveyor Scale
Fairbanks Scales announces the new Roller Conveyor Scale, designed to capture static weighments of products as they manually move down a conveyor line.
Dec 3rd, 2019
New M&R Software Innovations Keep Fleet Managers in Check
Over the last 12 to 24 months, it seems as though topics such as autonomous driving and ELD mandates have flooded the news headlines for the fleet transportation industry.
Jun 12th, 2019
Material Handling Spotlight: Conveyors
The Material Handling Spotlight features a collection of articles covering all things conveyors.
Apr 17th, 2019