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Kardex Remstar purchases Alternative Handling Technologies Services Group

Kardex Remstar is pleased to announce the recent purchase of the Services Operations of Alternative Handling Technologies (AHT Services Group, LLC) from Mr. Bob Hutson. As a Kardex Remstar Company, AHT Services Group will continue to operate under...

IBTTA announces 2017 International Toll Excellence award winners

The 2017  International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association’s (IBTTA) Toll Excellence award winners are revolutionizing mobility for drivers around the globe by implementing cutting-edge solutions to 21st century transportation challenges. ...

OnSSI appoints Steve Lenox as mid-atlantic regional manager

OnSSI  has named Steve Lenox as its Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager as part of the company’s revitalized growth initiative for continued success, and to further improve customer support and service. A seasoned professional surveillance and...

ELFA’s Survey of Economic Activity: June 2017 Leasing and Finance Index

The ELFA Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity from 25 companies representing a cross section of the $1 trillion equipment finance sector, showed their overall new business volume for June was $9.8 billion, down...

Women In Trucking Association to give away a truck thanks to Arrow Truck Sales

The Women In Trucking (WIT) Association announced that it will be giving away a 2014 Volvo VNL670 at the “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel” next spring.  The truck is being donated to WIT by Arrow Truck Sales, Inc., a Gold Partner supporter...

AAR announces weekly rail traffic ending July 22, 2017

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) reported U.S. rail traffic for the week ending July 22, 2017. For this week, total U.S. weekly rail traffic was 534,152 carloads and intermodal units, up 1.1 percent compared with the same week last...

Columbus McKinnon expands CM Tornado 360° hoist offering

Columbus McKinnon Corporation , designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, systems and services, has expanded its CM Tornado 360° ratchet lever hoist product line to include new 3 and 6 ton capacity units. Ergonomically...

TotalTrax releases update to flagship telematics software

TotalTrax just released a significant update to its flagship SX200 telematics software with the Version 1.1.9 release. This version has been fully regression tested for both VX hardware and legacy (EquipManager, ImpactManagerRF and ImpactManagerID)...

New Beumer mobile bag tester

BEUMER Group , provider of palletizing and packaging systems, has introduced the BEUMER Bag Tester which offers easy, in-field testing of the air permeability of any kind of valve bag, including all paper and plastic layers, and glued areas. Designed...

BEUMER new film allows for quick and easy opening without  tools

BEUMER Group's efficient stretch film packaging system BEUMER stretch hood A can be used in various different industries. The systems supplier can now provide the system with a newly developed easy opening hood: this worldwide innovation allows employees...

Renting is about profit, not sales

Is your major supplier talking to you a lot more about rental? Of course they are and they know what they are talking about, that’s for certain. Almost every, if not every, manufacturer of construction/industrial equipment knows that more than...

Changes coming to your rental business

The staff of MHW informed me that the topic of the month is “Rental and Leasing.” A topic subject to MANY changes in the near future. Right now I am thinking about where to start, but start I must so here we go. These comments do not...

Business plans, five-year spreadsheets and other fairy tales

I have no business plan. I have no spreadsheet with five years of projected earnings. There are two reasons: Most business plans never come to fruition, and five-year sales projections are about as accurate as political polls. Oh, there is another...

React or Respond?

Everyone that operates a dealership understands that mistakes are costly. This is why we invest so much time and effort in setting standards, drafting SOP’s and creating a system of backstops that are designed to detect errors quickly. Early detection...

Unwrapping the secrets of hiring and development

In The Mummy, the first entry in Universal’s new “Dark Universe” adventure-horror film franchise, Tom Cruise plays a sort of modern-day Indiana Jones who plunders an ancient tomb housing a mysterious sarcophagus. Now, Tom Cruise...

Let’s get honest about resumes

It turns out a lot of people lie on their resumes. If you work in HR, recruiting, or some other aspect of talent acquisition, this probably isn’t a surprise. It works like this: you post your open position along with a list of qualifications,...

Purkeys provides solar solutions for longer summer days

Solar and other green technologies are increasingly important energy sources, even in the heavy-duty trucking industry. Fleets can now take advantage of solar equipment to charge batteries in both trucks and trailers. These solar solutions are...

New Beumer mobile bag tester

BEUMER Group , provider of palletizing and packaging systems, has introduced the BEUMER Bag Tester which offers easy, in-field testing of the air permeability of any kind of valve bag, including all paper and plastic layers, and glued areas. Designed...

BEUMER new film allows for quick and easy opening without  tools

BEUMER Group's efficient stretch film packaging system BEUMER stretch hood A can be used in various different industries. The systems supplier can now provide the system with a newly developed easy opening hood: this worldwide innovation allows employees...

New Max-Lift-Bench incorporates a work bench and lift table in one

Lift Product's new Max-Lift-Bench incorporates a work bench and lift table in one.  Most work benches have limited capacities and travel ranges.  A typical work bench has a range of 12” were our Max-Lift-Bench has a lift range of 45”...

Metric size, stainless steel safety indexing plungers available from J.W. Winco

J.W. Winco, Inc. , supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 414 metric size, stainless steel, safety indexing plungers with pin in protruding position. These RoHS compliant safety-indexing plungers are used...

Columbus McKinnon expands CM Tornado 360° hoist offering

Columbus McKinnon Corporation , designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, systems and services, has expanded its CM Tornado 360° ratchet lever hoist product line to include new 3 and 6 ton capacity units. Ergonomically...

TotalTrax releases update to flagship telematics software

TotalTrax just released a significant update to its flagship SX200 telematics software with the Version 1.1.9 release. This version has been fully regression tested for both VX hardware and legacy (EquipManager, ImpactManagerRF and ImpactManagerID)...

Havis releases guide for implementation of ELD mandate

Havis, Inc, designer and manufacturer of computer docking and equipment mounting solutions for mobile applications, has released a new white paper to help fleet managers strategically plan their implementation of the new Electronic Logging Devices...

July Calendar of Events

July 13 : Emerging Leaders Conference – Chicago, IL

August Calendar of Events

August 24 : YPN Webinar: Gaining Influence Without Authority

October Calendar of Events

October 1-4 : MHI Annual Conference – Boca Raton Resort – Boca Raton, FL

Manufacturing technology associations launch the China Chongqing International Machine Tool Show (CCIMT)

AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology and the China Machine Tool and Tool Builders' Association (CMTBA) have announced the launch of the China Chongqing International Machine Tool Show (CCIMT) to be held November 13 – 16, 2017,...

November Calendar of Events

November 2 : Women in the Industry Event November 16: YPN Webinar : Smarter Goals

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