Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #528

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- 25 Aug 2011 ( #528 )
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Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
1960s band The Tremeloes had a hit with "Even The Bad Times Are Good", a title which reminds us that even in adversity, there are opportunities. Rising fuel costs have encouraged research into alternative energy sources. Increased real estate values have led to improved space utilisation and the development of narrow-aisle technology. Tough economic times have encouraged companies to improve their resource allocation. So, some might look around and challenges in the current business environment, but others will only see opportunities.
Brussels, Belgium The European Rental Association (ERA) has released a new study, The impact of digitalisation in the equipment rental industry report , which aims to raise awareness among all rental ‎companies...
Lauren Fiochetta, Tompkins Robotics
Robert Gibbons, Wiferion
Bill Byrd, Toyota Material Handling
Dan Kossow, Toyota Material Handling
When the premier manufacturing and supply chain trade event of 2023, ProMat, returns to Chicago on March 20, it will include over 1000 exhibits and a comprehensive Educational Conference of over 150 sessions.
IntraLogisteX, the intralogistics show of the year, returns on 28th & 29th March 2023 at the NEC Birmingham.

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The year is not even a month old, and already we are seeing increased acquisition activity in the US dealer market.
One has to ponder the reasons for this surge, and no doubt, intensifying competition is a major driver. In order to prosper, dealers need critical mass, access to multiple
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