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How to Nurture Employee Loyalty with a Safe Workplace

It’s the most important reason, but keeping employees safe and injury-free is not the only benefit of providing a safe environment for workers. A safer workplace: Drives productivity and revenue growth. Has long-term effects on employee engagement, retention, and loyalty.…

3 Major Lean Manufacturing Benefits to Customers

In today’s competitive, consumer-driven landscape, companies have to find ways to streamline operations and deliver products even more quickly. The name of the game is speed and efficiency. In order to meet rising customer expectations, however, companies must do more…

How to Use Conveyors to Improve Plant Ergonomics

Manufacturing Careers
According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are one of the leading causes of workplace injuries and illnesses. The Bureau of Labor Statistics, in fact, shows MSDs (e.g., carpal tunnel syndrome, tendinitis, muscle strains, lower…

Cooler and Freezer Material Handling Tips

If you’re considering automation for a cooler or freezer environment, there are many special considerations, from air condensation to motor temperature ratings. To ensure optimal performance of your automated system, you’ll need to take all of these into account and…