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CICMHE Member Spotlight: Interview with Professor and Author Dr. Alice Smith

Our continuing series highlights the members of the College Industry Council on Material Handling Education.  This month we featured Dr. Alice Smith from Auburn University. Dr. Smith is a professor in the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department and the Department of […]

College Industry Collaboration: 68 Years Perfecting the CICMHE-MHI Partnership

Article from MHI Solutions Magazine The year was 1952. In the USA, the Greatest Generation was hitting their stride. Having survived the Great Depression and World War II, they were buying. Wages were about $75 a week and a house was […]

Implementing Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems to Support Social Distancing

Guest blog by Christina Dube from MHI Member Company Kardex Remstar With the CDC recommending social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19, automated storage and retrieval solutions can support social distancing in the warehouse through assigned work zones 6-feet […]


Future Workforce Spotlight: Modesto Junior College Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Workforce development and training continues to be a top concern for MHI members. In an effort to help promote the valuable connections between MHI member companies and academic institutions, we are spotlighting various programs.  Today’s focus is on Modesto Junior […]

6 Ways ASRS Can Help You Survive Labor Fluctuations

Guest blog by Chelsea Tarr from MHI Member Company Kardex Remstar This is probably not news to you, but there’s a growing fluctuation in labor availability in manufacturing and its full effects are yet to be felt. This is partially […]

The History and Future of College Industry Collaboration

Article from MHI Solutions Magazine The worlds of academia and industry can seem incompatible at times, owing to the former’s focus on the theoretical and the latter’s emphasis on the concrete. However, in the field of material handling and logistics, […]

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