Distributors applying technology such as radio frequency communications and pick-to-light systems to their materials-handling efforts are seeing marked efficiency improvements, ranging from faster lift moves to lower error rates. At the same time, innovations in conventional materials-handling technology, such as ergonomically friendly pallet jacks and forklifts, may help reduce repetitive stress injuries that can affect distribution-center employees. Not everyone is jumping on the ...

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