Lift Truck Series: Lift trucks take the path to autonomy

Not long ago, people would have raised eyebrows at the prospect of autonomous lift trucks on the warehousing floor. After all, lift truck drivers were real people in need of real jobs. Not only that, but the decision making required for safely and efficiently operating lift trucks was something best left to humans. Machines were… Continue reading Lift Truck Series: Lift trucks take the path to autonomy

Ingleburn warehouse going to auction

Colliers says its team of Adrian Balderston and John Tsoutsa have the exclusive listing for an Ingleburn warehouse which will be going to Auction this May. The investment management company notes the freestanding warehouse on 16 Heald Road in Sydney is 2643 sqm and is on a 5168 sqm block of land in a corner… Continue reading Ingleburn warehouse going to auction

Looking at a new day for warehouse & distribution

By Bob Trebilcock · April 28, 2022 Businesses have never been under more pressure to keep their customers satisfied. They’re still contending with the after shocks of the pandemic, ongoing labor and supply shortages, and a never-ending string of disruptions. Those, however, are time limited and will pass. Other changes, like the exponential increase in… Continue reading Looking at a new day for warehouse & distribution

Warehouse Management Systems (WMS): Growth Accelerated in 2021

I just completed the data gathering process for ARC’s global Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) market research study. Although I have not yet completed the market forecast, I certainly have a good feel for what the WMS market experienced in 2021. As expected, WMS solution providers (in aggregate) experienced accelerated growth. This above-trend growth is primarily… Continue reading Warehouse Management Systems (WMS): Growth Accelerated in 2021

HAI displays warehouse automation technology

HAI ROBOTICS, a pioneer in Autonomous Case-handling Robot (ACR) systems for warehouse logistics, will for the first time display its technology in Italy, at the upcoming Intralogistica Italia 2022 from 3rd-6th May in Fiera Milano. The company, with European headquarters in the Netherlands, will run live demos of its solution with HAIPICK A42 robot at… Continue reading HAI displays warehouse automation technology

Warehouse safety around the globe

Designed-in safety, increased levels of driver training, and implementation of operational guidelines have reached such maturity that it is easy to forget that the forklift is still a significant cause of workplace injuries and accidents. In addition, the demands placed on forklift operators to perform with greater haste and efficiency means both goods and personnel… Continue reading Warehouse safety around the globe

Labeling in SAP Made Easy

Date/TimeThursday, May 12, 2022 2:00PM ModeratorMichael Levans, Group Editorial Director, Peerless Media PanelistsSam Ireland, Director of Marketing – EMEA, Loftware Ken Moir, Vice President of Channel/Alliance Strategies and Programs, Loftware Register Today! There’s an easier way to create, update and manage your labels with SAP. Join us for this session that will outline how you… Continue reading Labeling in SAP Made Easy

Sydney warehouse sells for $8.8m: Colliers

According to Colliers, a private investor – represented by the agent Tas Costi of Costi Cohen – has bought an industrial warehouse and office space in Sydney’s Banksmeadow for $8.8 million. The investment management company says the southern Sydney property sold for a premium. It also says while there is little stock available, there is… Continue reading Sydney warehouse sells for $8.8m: Colliers

Leading Aussie manufacturer meets warehouse wizards

Sleep Corp is an iconic Australian brand manufacturing the best in mattress protectors and associated sleeping products. Having decided to overhaul its manufacturing and warehousing operations, it turned to Fuzzy LogX’s team of warehouse design experts to help turbocharge its operations as it enters a new and exciting future. Ryland Joyce, Operations Manager at Sleep… Continue reading Leading Aussie manufacturer meets warehouse wizards

Warehouse Labor is Front Page News: But what’s below the fold?

Source: Osha Certified Warehouse Worker Warehouse labor has been in the news quite a bit lately. Of course, virtually everyone relied upon direct-to-consumer fulfillment at some point during the COVID-19 lockdowns, placing widespread reliance on warehousing capabilities. In the longer term, warehouse labor has been increasingly in high demand as retail shifts more and more… Continue reading Warehouse Labor is Front Page News: But what’s below the fold?