Industry News:

NMHG Positions Americas Team for Success
 -- Posted: 12/17/2014
NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG) announces the promotion and shifted responsibilities of several company leaders. These changes follow the recently announced promotion of Chuck Pascarelli to President, Americas. All changes, including Pascarelli’s, will take effect January 1, 2015, and serve to support efforts to grow the Americas business. 
 

FedEx acquires Genco in big push to match UPS, DHL in contract logistics
 -- Posted: 12/16/2014
Move affirms FedEx strategy to move beyond transport into other areas of supply chain management.

SailRail Automated Systems Inc is exhibiting at ProMat 2015
 -- Posted: 12/16/2014
SailRail Automated Systems Inc., Markham, ON is pleased to announce their participation in ProMat 2015, at McCormick Place, Chicago - March 23-26. Visit us in Booth 5441.
 
We will be showcasing our extensive line of ergonomically designed and integrated industrial carts.  Interactive demonstrations of carts, interfacing with ergonomic lifts, turns a...

Fortna Named to Food Logistics FL100 List
 -- Posted: 12/16/2014
READING, PA (December 16, 2014) – Fortna, the global professional services firm that helps companies with complex distribution operations, announced today that it has been named to
Food Logistics magazine’s FL100 list for the third consecutive year. The list recognizes the leading software and technology providers whose products and services play a significant ro...


Technology
Interlink Technologies is Information Technology that utilizes Barcode Technology. Barcodes have become a standard in the warehouse industry and provide an excellent means to gather, track and manage information about inventory. Scanning the barcode opens the door to reveal everything associated with the inventory – lot number, expiration date, receive date, production date, who touched the inventory, QC requirements, environmental requirements, etc. Audits and recalls can be a nightmare without the help of IT. Warehouse Link easily manages audits, recalls and cycle counts. Because inventory information requirements vary from one item to another, Warehouse Link eases the complicated task of gathering and tracking the various pieces of information by using prompts and forced input.