Thanks for Visiting Us at MODEX 2018

MHI hit another home run with the annual MODEX in Atlanta April 9-12. According to MHI, MODEX 2018, the 4th edition of the expo, saw a 25% jump in the number of registrations for a…

OSHA Changing Regulations on Fixed Ladders

Regulations regarding protection on fixed ladders are changing. Currently, cages are required on fixed ladders that have a climb greater than 20 feet. Starting in November, that will change. Ladders will not need fall…

Material Handling Talent Trends

The seven talent trends that will help shape the workforce this year. Adoption of People Analytics Candidate-Driven Job Market Continues Industry Growth Means More Jobs Working Remotely Takes Off Women Gaining Ground Social Media…

2018 Supply Chain Predications

What are the top supply chain trends and technology that all businesses need to accurately predict in order to be competitive? Standardizing IoT The Uberization of Freight Investing in Innovation E-Commerce: Combating the Amazon…

Retail Industry Trends Impacting the Supply Chain

Today’s retail industry has, and continues to change. With change and transformation comes the opportunity for new innovation for forward-thinking retailers. The five retail trends impacting the supply chain: Growth of e-commerce and closure…

Smart City Logistics Helping Urban Areas Solve Challenges

According to MHI, Smart City Logistics is the idea that logistics providers can leverage many innovations and technologies to find solutions to the issues that work for government, businesses, consumers and the environment. Why…

Record Holiday Returns

The 2017 Christmas holiday hit record highs in e-commerce sales. Record-breaking Black Friday and Cyber Week set the stage for another record, return shipments. According to SupplyChain247, in December 2017, consumers shipped more than…

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Learn more about mezzanines, work platforms and other steel structures, and about trends in the material handling and industrial processing markets from our blog posts by Steele Solutions President Kevin O’Neill. Check out the blog archives for helpful advice on structure selection, siting and applications.

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