Three Ways Leading Companies Are Building on COVID & Supply Chain Challenges

Aug 11, 2022

Broad and Deep Industry Insights

At AZO our bulk material handling work is inter and intra-industry. We work across industrial and household...

Five Bulk Material Headlines You May Have Missed in July

Aug 1, 2022

As we move through July, challenges associated with inflation, a possible recession and continuing labor shortages have challenged our industry....

3 Critical Tips for Super Sack Storage

Jul 12, 2022

Use available storage space effectively

Space is a consistent concern in any manufacturing plant. Indoor warehouse space is expensive and is usually...

Five Bulk Material Headlines You May Have Missed in June

Jul 7, 2022

This summer the news has been dominated by the economic pressures of rising inflation and oil prices. The bulk material industry has been no stranger...

ADVANCED AUTOMATION: How Intuitive Design Enhances Control Systems

Jun 16, 2022

Let’s face it, unexpected production shutdowns happen, and they are expensive. We believe operators and control systems should work together to...

3 Decades of Chemical Bulk Material Handling - Change and Consistency

May 31, 2022

Some New and Some Just the Same - Two Decades of Bulk Material Handling in Chemicals

Ben D'Alessio is an experienced bulk material engineer who has...

Five Bulk Material Headlines You May Have Missed in April

May 10, 2022

As we move through the Spring, supply chain issues and inflation seem to dominate headlines. However, new plants and capital expenditures has our...

Legacy Control Systems - When to Replace or Upgrade a Control System

Apr 27, 2022

Legacy control systems pose a particular dilemma for managers in manufacturing facilities: Can a control system be upgraded, or is an entirely new...

The Difference Between Automation and Controls

Mar 24, 2022

Controls and automation are two terms that are closely related, but should not be used interchangeably. We at AZO and our controls partner Bachelor...

8 Bulk Material Handling Headlines We Found Fascinating from February

Mar 10, 2022

Supply chain issues overwhelmingly made up headlines in the bulk material handling world last month, but beverage news and advancements in technology...