Picking equipment from Dematic in Grand Rapids.

Same Day Shipping: GR Firm Helps

If you’re wondering how shippers accomplish same-day delivery to last-minute shoppers, you can look at a company in Grand Rapids that has turned the humble conveyor belt into some serious high tech.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2013


GR’s Dematic Introduces New Package Sorter

The Grand Rapids logistics systems builder Dematic Monday introduced FlexSort SL2, a high capacity package sorting system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2013

Supply Chain Solutions

Supply Chain Solutions Buys International Business Unit of England Logistics

Supply Chain Solutions, a Grand Rapids-based transportation, logistics and supply chain management and improvement group, has acquired the freight forwarding business unit of England Logistics, a top 10 freight brokerage firm and third party logistics provider based in Salt Lake City.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2013

Dematic FlexTruck Easy

Dematic Introduces Pallet Delivery Automated Guided Vehicle System Kit

Dematic, a supplier of logistics systems for the factory, warehouse and distribution center, has introduced FlexTruck Easy, a pre-engineered automated guided vehicle system that is offered as a kit.


Port Lansing

Port Lansing Lands Area’s First Freight Forwarder/Customs Broker

The Capital Region Airport Authority announces that EMO Trans Customized Global Logistics will open a new logistics office and warehouse operation at the recently completed Port Lansing Global Logistics Centre.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

Detroit River, freighter 4-14-10

New Study Affirms Michigan As Key Player In Logistics

According to a study commissioned by Business Leaders for Michigan, Michigan can grow its position as a logistics gateway by accelerating efforts to support and maintain its logistics base, increasing investments in infrastructure that support global product movement and identifying niche industry sectors to build upon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2012

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State Of Michigan To Host Virtual Career Fairs In July, September

The state of Michigan, one of the first states in the nation to bring job seekers and employers together in an interactive virtual environment, has scheduled two new dates for MiVirtualCareerFair in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2012

Event Notices From May 9

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2012

Inaugural Port Lansing Conference to Help Companies With Logistics

Port Lansing, mid-Michigan’s only port of entry direct from overseas, will  host its first global logistics conference on Nov. 10 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing. The goal of the conference […]


TGW Introduces Pick High Performance Modular Picking System

In retail general merchandize and grocery distribution centers, thousands of different products have to be handled every day, ranging from small chewing gum packages to huge and heavy detergent multi packs. Many retail, general merchandize […]