The Power of Nurturing a Workforce: What IMI is Doing to Close the Skills Gap

Posted by Olivia Vanderwal on Jul 19, 2018 2:14:27 PM

Right now, there’s a huge skills gap in the trades and material handling industry. As a leading supplier of skilled technicians for conveyor installation, IMI has a daunting task of subcontracting thousands of trades workers a year to build the foundation to the world’s shipped goods... amidst a labor crisis.

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Tags: AI, brand, Brandbuilding, Reputation, supply chain, material handling, workforce, rhonda, imi, skills gap, skill gap, trades

Handling Change

Posted by Mike Lovett on Dec 4, 2017 1:00:16 PM
I remember it like it was yesterday – slugging boxes into a fifty-foot trailer in the middle of January – Holy Hell, was it ever cold. The year was 2006 and I was twenty years old – three years into my job at Purolator.

Somewhere between dodging boxes coming down the conveyer belt and stuffing my gloves full of Hot Paws, I noticed the volume of

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Tags: automation, supply chain, material handling