The Material Handling Industry of America
has collected a number of case studies that attempt to quantify productivity improvements.
Ergonomic Principles for Manual Handling Tasks" is reprinted with permission from the Lift Manufacturer's Product Section (LMPS), a trade association of Material Handling Industry of America
For example, there are hundreds of millions of drums handled worldwide annually -- a trend that is actually going to increase according to the Material Handling Industry of America
2% in 2011 and are forecasted to grow 8% to 9% in 2012 and 6% in 2013, according to the latest Material handling equipment Manufacturing Forecast (MHEM) released by the Material handling Industry of America
The founding associations include: Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, Material Handling Industry of America
, Warehousing Education and Research Council, American Frozen Food Institute, Food Marketing Institute, Grocery Manufacturers Association, International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses, International Refrigerated Transportation Association, International Warehouse Logistics Association, and the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association.
THE MATERIAL HANDLING INDUSTRY of America
(MHIA) and the Association for Automatic identification and Mobility (AIM) recently announced the establishment of a joint award honoring Allan gilligan, a revolutionary developer of supply chain standards across multiple industries.
ProMat 2011, sponsored by the Material Handling Industry of America
(MHIA), was ranked 80th.
TITLE: Chair of the Integrated Systems & Controls Council (ISCC) for the Material Handling Industry of America
(MHIA); marketing for packaging and materials handling for Intralox