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Friday July 28, 2017
Purkeys provides solar solutions for longer summer days
Friday July 28, 2017
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 ...
Wednesday July 26, 2017
BEUMER new film allows for quick and easy opening without  tools
Wednesday July 26, 2017
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
Wednesday July 26, 2017
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
Wednesday July 26, 2017
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 ...
New Beumer mobile bag tester
Wednesday July 26, 2017
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 ...
Tuesday July 25, 2017
Columbus McKinnon expands CM Tornado 360° hoist offering
Tuesday July 25, 2017
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
Tuesday July 25, 2017
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) ...
Wednesday July 19, 2017
Havis releases guide for implementation of ELD mandate
Wednesday July 19, 2017
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 ...
LEDtronics introduces a new series of UL-recognized LED PLL lamps
Wednesday July 19, 2017
LEDtronics®  introduces our latest generation of UL-recognized LED PLL lamps to replace old-technology fluorescent CFLs. They are our most affordable line of PLL lamps yet, which means an even quicker return on your investment. These LED ...
Monday July 17, 2017
Douglas Lighting Controls introduces next generation lighting control unit
Monday July 17, 2017
Douglas Lighting Controls , a member of the Panasonic family of companies, today announced the introduction of its next generation Dialog® Lighting Control Unit (LCU) to manage centralized facility or multi-facility lighting applications. The ...
Friday July 14, 2017
TVH offers environmentally friendly product offering
Friday July 14, 2017
TVH in the Americas (TVH), provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and industrial equipment industries is expanding its product offering to include high quality reconditioned parts. In order to meet the growing ...
Wednesday July 12, 2017
Dematic announces release of Dematic IQ® 2.5
Material flow tools provide advanced analysis
Wednesday July 12, 2017
Dematic , global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, announces updates to the latest release of its Warehouse Execution System software platform, Dematic iQ 2.5. One of the highlights ...
Portable platform scale wheels to where the weighing happens
Wednesday July 12, 2017
  A portable platform scale that has a battery operated digital indicator and can be easily moved around a facility from the warehouse to the loading dock is available from Alliance Scale, Inc. of Canton, Massachusetts. The Alliance/CAS ...
C3 Solutions’ presents: Dock scheduling – from A to Z – A practical guide
Wednesday July 12, 2017
C3 Solutions , an information technology company specialized in yard management and dock scheduling systems announces the release of its latest White Paper: Everything you need to know about buying and implementing a Dock Appointment ...
Shaft collars, couplings & mounts engineered to conveyor system requirements
Wednesday July 12, 2017
A full line of shaft collars, rigid couplings, and mounts for building conveyors with varying load capacities and environmental considerations are available from Stafford Manufacturing Corp. of Wilmington, Massachusetts. Stafford Shaft Collars, ...
Tuesday July 11, 2017
Introducing RepaCoat FX for sealing and repair of flexible materials
Tuesday July 11, 2017
Stronghold Coatings introduces RepaCoat FX, a permanently elastic two-component polyurethane elastomer which is ideal for sealing and repair of flexible products like natural and synthetic rubber, as well as metal, wood, and concrete. This fast curing, ...
Edge protection profiles offered by J.W. Winco
Tuesday July 11, 2017
J.W. Winco, Inc. , supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 2184 edge protection profiles. The RoHS compliant GN 2184 edge protection profiles are installed on the front edge of metal sheets and plates, protecting ...
Monday July 10, 2017
ORBIS introduces Proliant™,  a new material for use in its family of fire-retardant plastic pallets
Monday July 10, 2017
ORBIS® Corporation , an international provider of reusable packaging, recently developed and launched Proliant™, a fire-retardant plastic material for use in select plastic pallets. It is approved by Factory Mutual Research Corporation (FM) ...
Thursday July 6, 2017
J.W. Winco offers metric size spring cotter pins
Thursday July 6, 2017
J.W. Winco, Inc. ,  supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 1024 metric size steel or stainless steel spring cotter pins. The GN 1024 spring cotter pins, which are RoHS compliant, are used for the axial ...
Smartrac launches world’s first fully integrated RFID-enabled cable ties
Thursday July 6, 2017
RFID and IoT pacesetter Smartrac has announced its Ratch tag product line, the first RFID-enabled cable ties with fully integrated RFID tags. Available for both HF and UHF frequency bands, Smartrac Ratch tags are ideal for the tagging and asset control ...
Narrow belt sorter designed for low-mid rate applications
Thursday July 6, 2017
Dematic , a supplier of intra-logistics systems for the factory, warehouse and distribution center has introduced a new narrow belt sorter for low-mid rate sorting and diverting applications. The Dematic narrow belt sorter is a modular and scalable ...
Konecranes Training Institute announces new online version of its crane inspection refresher course
Thursday July 6, 2017
Overhead crane inspectors now have a more convenient and less expensive option to renew their credentials. Konecranes Training Institute now offers past attendees of its overhead crane inspection course whose cards are at or near the two-year ...
HIROTEC AMERICA partners with OTTO Motors for lights-out manufacturing
Thursday July 6, 2017
HIROTEC AMERICA  has partnered with OTTO Motors to automate HIROTEC Group’s spare parts production as part of an overall strategic goal to achieve lights-out manufacturing for 24/7 operation. The OTTO 1500 self-driving vehicle is ...
Fairbanks Scales announces BlueLine Forklift Weigh Fork System
Thursday July 6, 2017
Fairbanks Scales Inc.  the oldest scale company in the U.S. and provider of weighing equipment, announces the new mobile weighing, BlueLine Series Forklift Weigh Fork System, ideal for weighing pallets, boxes, crates and forklift loads. With the ...
NEW below-hook drum handling system brought to you by Liftomatic
Thursday July 6, 2017
Liftomatic Material Handling, Inc. , has expanded its line of innovative drum handling equipment to include the new model BHDL-3A-HD. This product is a fully automatic and mechanical below hook attachment that can be used to lift 55 gallon drums ...
Keytroller unveils new fleet management software
Thursday July 6, 2017
Keytroller , designer, manufacturer and supplier of electronic monitoring, access, safety and weighing devices for forklifts and heavy equipment, is proud to unveil their most advanced fleet management software to date: Infomatics. Infomatics is ...
Thursday June 22, 2017
New vertical drop lifter
Thursday June 22, 2017
Handling Specialty creates custom lifts in multiple styles and capacities. This mast style belt lift was engineered to transfer an automotive chassis from a fixed height conveyor, raising or lowering its elevation, where the chassis continues on its ...
Philadelphia Scientific introduces a small fleet battery room management system
Thursday June 22, 2017
Philadelphia Scientific has introduced iBOS® Basic, a small fleet battery room management system that provides the convenience of an audible mispick alarm to alert forklift operators when the wrong battery has been selected. iBOS® Lite and ...
APEM develops new options for K series rocker switches
Thursday June 22, 2017
APEM’s KR and KL rocker switches feature an up-to-date design with a large selection of colors and markings, extreme robustness and high ratings. KR and KL series new options are: 20 Amp version The KR and KL series are now available with ...
Wednesday June 21, 2017
OnSSI’s new Ocularis v5.4 release sets high standards
Wednesday June 21, 2017
OnSSI announces the release of Ocularis version 5.4, the latest version to the company’s industry leading Video Management Software (VMS) solution. This newest release further expands Ocularis’ ability to provide end users with a comprehensive ...
VPG Transducers introduces extensometer for industrial off-highway vehicle and equipment safety applications
Wednesday June 21, 2017
The VPG Transducers brand of Vishay Precision Group, Inc., global designers and manufacturers of standard and custom force, pressure, torque, load, tension and weight sensors, announced the global market introduction of its Model 182 extensometer, ...
Monday June 19, 2017
Portable dock lifts require no pit
Monday June 19, 2017
Presto ECOA Trans-A-Dock™ surface mount loading dock lifts deliver all of the benefits and advantages of a permanent dock lift without the need for pit mounting. They are ideal for use in leased buildings, or places where permanent installation ...
 ECCO LED lights combine affordability and functionality in work light 
Monday June 19, 2017
ECCO , manufacturer of commercial vehicle warning and safety equipment, has announced a new set of dual- and tri-color directional warning lights. Utilizing the latest LED technology, ECCO has released directional warning lights that can also be programmed ...
Wednesday June 14, 2017
Uni-Dox™ inflatable shelter designed for versatility, durability
Wednesday June 14, 2017
Responding to the needs of facilities whose loading docks service a wide variety of truck and trailer configurations, Rite-Hite has introduced the Uni-Dox™ inflatable shelter . The unique design of the Uni-Dox shelter allows it to rapidly ...
Curtiss-Wright launches contactless thumbwheel roller
Wednesday June 14, 2017
Curtiss-Wright Industrial division has announced the launch of the JC050, a Hall-effect thumbwheel roller that is suitable for integration within joystick hand-grips and other in-cab human-machine interfaces (HMI) in specialty off-highway vehicles. ...
TECSYS partners with Avalon CSC to address growing demand for supply chain management in the digital economy
Wednesday June 14, 2017
TECSYS Inc. ,  a supply chain management software company,  announced its partnership with Avalon CSC (Corporate Solutions Corp.), a Montreal-based systems integration and consulting services firm, to assist TECSYS in addressing the challenges ...
Tuesday June 13, 2017
Metric size steel indexing plungers with removable pin lock-out or non lock-out type offer by J.W. Winco
Tuesday June 13, 2017
J.W. Winco, Inc. announced it now offers GN 817.8 metric size, steel indexing plungers with removable pin lock-out or non lock-out type. The RoHS compliant GN 817.8 indexing plungers are designed so that special versions of the indexing pins can ...
Pelco surveillance cameras in key focus
Tuesday June 13, 2017
Pelco by Schneider Electric 's new ExSite™ enhanced explosion-proof cameras are engineered to survive in the most demanding environments, and Optera panoramic multi-sensor cameras that are integrated with the industry’s leading VMS ...
Wednesday June 7, 2017
Women In Trucking and Dock411 offer app to rate shippers
Wednesday June 7, 2017
Women In Trucking (WIT) Association’s mission includes removing obstacles that might keep women from entering or succeeding in the trucking industry. One of those obstacles often mentioned by drivers is in not knowing how to prepare for a pick ...
Tuesday June 6, 2017
Introduction to industrial barcode reading
Tuesday June 6, 2017
Cognex is introducing the most definitive barcode reader guide to help you get started.  This guide is a must read for anyone starting out in factory automation and logistics, as well as seasoned technicians and facility managers looking to stay ...
Hirschmann provides rated capacity indicator solution for Volvo’s pipelayers
Tuesday June 6, 2017
Volvo has partnered with Hirschmann MCS to install the cSCALE rated capacity indicator on their PL4809E and PL3005E pipelayers.  Hirschmann’s cSCALE solution provides a 7” color graphic display of the pipelayer and monitors the maximum ...
Monday June 5, 2017
Universal completes ESR Series of electronic sign ballasts with series-wired model
Monday June 5, 2017
Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. will expand its ESR Series of electronic sign ballasts for magnetic replacement with the addition of rapid-start, series-wired ballasts. The ESR Series is a direct replacement option for magnetic ballasts in existing ...
Taylor-Dunn's new G-100 gasoline powered utility vehicle hits the market
Monday June 5, 2017
Taylor-Dunn® is expanding its utility vehicle offerings introducing the new G-100. This UTV is packed with the durability, comfort and safety features needed to get the job done. When it comes to moving people and equipment, Taylor-Dunn is ...
Friday June 2, 2017
Systems, Inc. launches the only trailer-positioned vehicle restraint to automatically release “RIG Wedge” pressure
Friday June 2, 2017
Systems, Inc. , manufacturer of loading dock equipment, has announced the production and release of the TPR UniLockTM Vehicle Restraint for its three brands: Poweramp, McGuire and DLM. The UniLock vehicle restraint is an upgrade from the standard TPR ...
Philadelphia Scientific introduces industry’s most visible electrolyte level indicator and audible alarm
Friday June 2, 2017
Philadelphia Scientific has introduced SmartBlinky Pro™, a battery watering monitor that features the industry’s brightest electrolyte indicator and which also issues an audible alarm to alert personnel that electrolyte levels are low. ...
LEDtronics paddle style retrofit LED lamps offer energy-efficient lighting solution
Friday June 2, 2017
LEDtronics® announces a brand new series of  paddle style retrofit LED lamps. These DLC-listed units can be directly retrofitted into existing area lighting fixtures. With a simple screw-in and ballast bypass, these lamps make switching to ...
Thursday May 25, 2017
Leading material-handling industry trends for 2017-2018
Thursday May 25, 2017
More than simple tools of the trade, forklifts are increasingly the focus of true fleet management by their various industrial and commercial owners. Such maturation of the material-handling industry is among the leading trends that were observed by ...
Tuesday May 23, 2017
OnSSI and S2 Security partner on integrated surveillance and access system management
Tuesday May 23, 2017
A provider of IP surveillance management software, OnSSI is continually evolving the Ocularis platform to deliver higher levels of performance and value. The integration of OnSSI’s Ocularis 5.3 with S2 Security Corporation’s NetBox software ...
J.W. Winco introduces metric size aluminum mounting clamps with swivel ball joint
Tuesday May 23, 2017
J.W. Winco, Inc. , supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 784 Metric Size, Aluminum Mounting Clamps with Swivel Ball Joint. The GN 784 aluminum mounting clamps, which are RoHS compliant, allow precise and ...
New finish for versatile hoist range is environment optimized
Tuesday May 23, 2017
J D Neuhaus (JDN) is implementing a new Hydro Coating on its industry-leading hoist range. The coating not only enhances quality and appearance, but is far more environmentally friendly. JDN takes its corporate and social responsibilities extremely ...


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