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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #764

Thursday, 7 April 2016 ( #764 )
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
This week's newsletter is dominated by the MODEX event in Atlanta, where the hot topics are automation and alternative fuels. There were a number of product releases from the major players and many of them involved fuel options like hydrogen and lithium-ion which are fast making their impact felt. Automation and intelligent, connected technology is also permeating the materials handling arsenal, with new applications on show by several exhibitors. It looks like fleet owners are always looking for ways of working smarter, safer and with less environmental impact - and if they can save money along the way, all the better.
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If there's one topic that seems to be dominating materials handling, it's automation.
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The first banner ads featured on digital magazine HotWired with the launch of the site, 27th Oct. 1994. Without metrics to their disposal advertisers including AT&T, MCI, Volvo, Club Med, 1-800-Collect, Sprint, IBM and Zimawere were charged US$10,000 per month each for a banner on a section of the website.
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HELI li-ion products have the advantages of environmental protection, low noise, maintenance-free, high efficiency and energy saving, and have recently been delivered to customers in the Southeast Asian Market.

Inside Forkliftaction

If there's one topic that seems to be dominating materials handling, it's automation.
The increasing interest in the application of technology to previously manual tasks is very evident in our news this week, with a report from a leading consultancy noting that automation "has arrived" in European warehousing.
We also
...Continue Reading

Your Focus

David Cant
David Cant
David Cant
Steve Noakes
Danny Maron

Fact of the week

The first banner ads featured on digital magazine HotWired with the launch of the site, 27th Oct. 1994. Without metrics to their disposal advertisers including AT&T, MCI, Volvo, Club Med, 1-800-Collect, Sprint, IBM and Zimawere were charged US$10,000 per month each for a banner on a section of the website.
The Incredible Ruins of 12 Abandoned Islands
These deserted ghost islands each have a fascinating story behind their decline.
Informa Markets - Engineering's advanced battery technology and electric and hybrid vehicle events taking place September 15 - 17 will feature an expansive expo floor and educational and networking opportunities.
How First Financial's leasing solutions create day one savings and can assist you in achieving your short and long term equipment and project goals.

Your Focus

David Cant
David Cant
David Cant
Steve Noakes
Danny Maron

Inside Forkliftaction

If there's one topic that seems to be dominating materials handling, it's automation.
The increasing interest in the application of technology to previously manual tasks is very evident in our news this week, with a report from a leading consultancy noting that automation "has arrived" in European warehousing.
We also
...Continue Reading