Articles – Material Handling

The Graphene Economy: Material Science Magic in Research Labs
This week we are diving further into the world of new discoveries in physics & material science laboratories. Coincidentally, there’s ...

Amazon Seeks to Establish Closer Customer Relationships
We began this series by looking at warehouse fulfillment and distribution centers. Along the way, we said that Amazon operated ...

Customer Personalization and Speed of Delivery at Amazon
In last week’s article we looked at how Amazon organizes and operates its fulfillment warehouses. This week, let’s take a ...

Amazon’s Amazing Fulfillment Warehouse Strategy
In our previous article, we looked at how Walmart integrated distribution technology as part of its strategy that led it ...

Why Walmart’s Focus is on Distribution and Transportation Logistics
In our last article we looked at the outlook for growth in materials handling equipment and forecasts for new and ...

Formaspace is Your Material Handling Partner for Distribution Centers
This week in Atlanta, MHI is hosting MODEX 2014, billed as one of the largest expositions for supply-chain manufacturing and ...

See How it’s ‘Made in America’ at the Fabtech 2013 Convention
As the first taste of colder weather greets us here in Austin, Texas, we suddenly realize Thanksgiving and the holiday ...

Could 3D Printers Change the Manufacturing Industries Business Model?
Formaspace Uses Advanced Software Technology to Build Custom Industrial Workbenches   In an article in September, we talked about how ...