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CBRE: Q3 data shows tighter industrial vacancies and steeper rents

Report, “Industrial Occupiers Experiencing Sticker Shock at Lease Expiration,” pointed to how strong demand and new construction delays have reduced the industrial vacancy rate down to 3.6% in the third quarter, whereas annual rent growth increase …

Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products’ new manufacturing facility nears completion

New $15 million greenfield manufacturing facility, located in a suburb of Louisville, Kentucky, will enable Cornerstone to increase its manufacturing output by more than double its current capacity for its engineered flooring panel and shelving products.

Material handling integrator takes on established industrial rack repair line

National Rack Repair, Indiana-based integrator, now the North American home for Rack Avenger repair brand

Next-Level Telematics

Getting more out of lift truck telematics involves looking beyond basics and starting to incorporate analytics fed by integration with other systems. By marrying up telematics data from the trucks with operations data, or with real-time location feeds,…

Alert Innovation opens new Gamma Lab for R&D testing and demonstrations

Grocery automation and micro fulfillment systems solution provider sees facility as platform to help drive the future of retal automation.

Automation Totes: Chameleons in the warehouse

Quickly becoming a centerpiece in DC operations, these totes are designed with flexibility and durability in mind.

AHS and Radial partner to install Exotec solution for Gymshark

AHS’s implementation of high-density goods-to-person system, utilizing 100 Skypod robots, set to go live in Q3 of 2022, with a design that will support output of over 240,000 units per day.

Vending Machines Deliver for MRO Parts Management

This equipment brings a strong blend of solid hardware and advanced data management capabilities to keep MRO parts secure, in-stock and readily available to techs.

November ISM Services PMI hits another all-time high record

The reading for the report’s key indicator—the Services PMI (formerly the Non-Manufacturing PMI)—at 69.1 (a reading of 50 or higher signals growth)—topped October’s 66.7 by 2.4%, a new all-time high.

MHI announces new YPN Award category

The Young Professional Innovator Award will be presented to a MHI member company employee under the age of 40.