2013 Materials Handling Technology Software Survey

It’s a Big Data world as information about material movement becomes more essential to the art of materials handling.

And, software applications designed to grant visibility into products, processes and pieces of equipment have grown accordingly.

Based on the results of Modern’s 2013 Software Usage Survey, many readers have big plans for improving information systems or rolling out their first attempts at detailed data collection.

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29th Annual Salary Survey: Experience pays

According to the findings of Logistics Management’s (LM) 29th Annual Salary Survey conducted by Peerless Media Research Group (PRG), median earnings and compensation are on an even keel. But if a sudden tidal surge occurs in 2013, it will not be one that lifts all boats. Indeed, our research team contends that the winners will be those who have kept faith with time-honored values: education, hard work, and company loyalty.

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Independent Study Ranks US Hyster Company No 1 in Brand Satisfaction

In an independent survey conducted by Peerless Media Research Group, Hyster Company ranked No. 1 in brand satisfaction. Current customers of leading lift truck brands including Toyota, Crown and Raymond were evaluated.

"It is truly a testament to our associates' hard work that we received the top-place ranking in brand satisfaction," said Jonathan Dawley, president of Hyster Distribution. "This award represents not only our commitment to producing durable, long-lasting products, but also to the outstanding dealer base that drives customer satisfaction every day."

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