Swisslog Atlanta facility
Jun18

Swisslog announces new Americas region headquarters in Atlanta

Swisslog, a provider of best-in-class warehouse automation and software, has announced it is opening a new Americas region headquarters in Atlanta. The new headquarters will accommodate continued growth and further extend the company’s market position in North America. Located in the northern suburb of Dunwoody, the new location will serve as the Swisslog regional headquarters for the Americas, strengthening the company’s footprint....

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CSCMP State of Logistics Report
Jun18

CSCMP 2024 State of Logistics Report® shows how Logisticians are adapting to permanent supply chain volatility

Supply chains are investing in technologies to accelerate resilience, agility, and flexibility to better navigate current and future disruption The 2024 State of Logistics Report was unveiled at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. today, with the 35th annual publication finding that U.S. supply chains pressured by global economic volatility — including inflation, climate change, and geopolitical conflicts — are...

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American Society of Safety Professionals logo
Jun18

ASSP and SafetyCulture offer new training on mobile devices

The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) has joined with SafetyCulture, a global technology company, to help frontline workers stay up-to-date on federal safety and health standards. A new series of bite-sized refresher training courses are now accessible on any mobile device and can be completed on-site in just 15 minutes. “Essential safety and health courses are literally being put into the pockets of workers across the...

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Bobcat breaks ground in Mexico
Jun17

Bobcat breaks ground for Mexico manufacturing facility

Bobcat Company, a global equipment, innovation, and worksite solutions brand, held a ceremonial groundbreaking on June 13 for its new, $300-million manufacturing facility in Mexico. Located in the Salinas Victoria municipality, outside of Monterrey in the state of Nuevo Leon, Mexico, the 700,000-square-foot facility is expected to be operational in 2026. The groundbreaking ceremony was attended by Bobcat representatives, elected...

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Toyota Pink Forklift
Jun17

Toyota Material Handling auctions pink forklift to dealer network, Raising $65,000 for Breast Cancer Awareness

 Toyota Material Handling showcased its steadfast commitment to supporting breast cancer research and treatment by auctioning off a custom pink forklift to its industry-leading dealer network at the company’s annual dealer meeting earlier this year. Toyota donated the entire winning bid of $65,000 to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The initiative was driven by the Toyota Women’s Impact Network (T-WIN), a women-led group dedicated to...

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Port of Long Beach aerial photo
Jun17

Port of Long Beach sets $760 million annual budget

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved a $760 million budget for the Port of Long Beach for the 2025 fiscal year, establishing a plan to fund new capital improvements in rail, zero-emissions, and other infrastructure. Later this year, the budget will be sent for approval to the Long Beach City Council. It includes a record $25.8 million transfer to the City’s Tidelands Operating Fund, which supports quality-of-life...

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IFOY 2024
Jun16

IFOY Award 2024 winners announced

Jungheinrich, RAVAS EUROPE, SAFELOG with Mercedes, SSI Schäfer, and STILL have been announced as winners of the IFOY Award 2024. The International Intralogistics and Forklift Truck of the Year (IFOY) Award recognizes the year’s best intralogistics products and solutions. The international jury of the 2024 global intralogistics competition nominated a total of 16 products and solutions from 15 companies in seven categories and...

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