Materials handling & storage and supply chain

A Plus Plastics AP36 36-litre crate

20 November, 2019 | Supplied by: A Plus Plastics

The AP36 crate by A Plus Plastics is a lightweight, vented packing crate, suitable for packing perishable food like fruit, vegetables or meat.


Narva safety light range for forklifts

12 November, 2019 | Supplied by: Brown & Watson International

The Narva 10–60, 9–80 and 9–64 V safety lights can increase situational awareness for drivers of forklifts and pedestrians alongside materials handling equipment.


Firestone 50-P-10 Airomatic Polyactuators pneumatic actuators

08 November, 2019 | Supplied by: Air Springs Supply Pty Ltd

The Firestone 50-P-10 Airomatic Polyactuators pneumatic actuator is the smallest in the range and is suitable for food and beverage automation and conveying applications.


New partners in co-packing, LJM NSW and Multipack merge

31 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Multipack Pty Ltd

Two major co-packing companies — LJM NSW and Multipack — have merged to create Multipack LJM.


Are cobots really safe?

30 October, 2019 | Supplied by: EU Automation

As collaborative robots become more prevalent in the manufacturing industry, many factors need to be considered before introducing them to the production line.


Yale UX Series counterbalance lift trucks

28 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Hyster-Yale Asia-Pacific Pty Ltd

The Yale UX Series forklifts are designed to provide a reliable solution for consumers seeking material handling equipment without advanced functionalities.


Reducing hazards while screening dusty food powders

25 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Russell Finex

A food manufacturer has installed a customised sanitary screening machine into its processing lines to reduce dust and fume inhalation, and improve operator safety.


Goudsmit Magnetics cleanable magnetic separator

22 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Goudsmit Magnetics

The 'Easy Clean Flow' magnetic separator enables users to remove magnetic and stainless steel particles from powders in the food industry.


Organic meat company implements forklift awareness strategy

21 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Safe Work Australia

Safe Work Australia has released a video of how safety champion Arcadian Organic & Natural Meat Co has improved its materials handling safety.


The future of cold storage in the food industry

16 October, 2019

Increasing online grocery sales have placed more demands on food producers and developers to create more cold storage warehousing spaces.


Keeping it chilled

14 October, 2019 by Scott Varker, Director, Pollen Asset Advisory* | Supplied by: Pollen Consulting Group

The cold chain in Australia is not just about food safety; Scott Varker of Pollen Asset Advisory explores the importance of keeping it chilled...


Universal Robots UR16e cobot

03 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Universal Robots

Universal Robots' UR16e cobot with a 16 kg payload capability is suitable for heavy-duty material handling.


Learning the recipe for streamlining food processing

03 October, 2019 | Supplied by: TXM Lean Solutions Pty Ltd

TXM helped ingredients supplier Earlee Products understand the benefits of 'lean' processing and continuous improvement in their supply chain. Find out more...


Noblelift PT12Li Electric Pallet Truck with lithium battery

02 October, 2019 | Supplied by: MLA Holdings Pty Ltd

With its compact design, the PT12Li is a good choice for material transportation over short distances or in confined spaces.


Mitsubishi RBF14-16-20CA reach truck range

01 October, 2019 | Supplied by: MLA Holdings Pty Ltd

The Mitsubishi sit down reach truck range comes in three models, all designed to perform a range of bulk handling and transportation-related applications.


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