Warehouse Technology: Robotics and Automation

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warehouse digitalization automation robotics warehouse technologyDid you know? E-commerce sales are set to skyrocket from $2.8 trillion in 2018 to $4.9 trillion in 2021 according to Statista.

6 Benefits of Automated Material Handling

Cerasis

That’s why facilities managers and decision makers everywhere are exploring the benefits of automated material handling. Higher-Value Jobs When people talk about automation, they focus most of.read More. Automation Logistics Automated Material Handling

Automating Cross-Border Transportation with Matt Silver

The Logistics of Logistics

We’re based in Chicago, and our primary focus is on building technology to automate cross-border transportation. 18:36] Tell us how you guys go about automating cross-border transportation. To me, automation means not having to spend an hour figuring out how to price a load.

Automation in the Supply Chain and Its Impact on Scalability

Cerasis

Automation is coming of age in the supply chain. Where supply chain leaders once viewed automation capabilities as science fiction fantasy, automation’s real-world applications are becoming evident. Automation Supply Chain Technology Automation in the Supply Chain

A Business Case for Automation in Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC

Supply Chain Automation Is the Cornerstone of Supply Chain Success

Cerasis

Supply chain management evolves, and supply chain leaders have a grand opportunity to leverage supply chain automation and drive success. However, many leaders approach automation with a poor understanding of its capabilities, not to mention potential risks during implementation.

Status Update: Warehouse Automation Market

Logistics Viewpoints

The 2018 growth of the global warehouse automation market was a full 2 percent greater than my prior year’s forecast had projected. The post Status Update: Warehouse Automation Market appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Warehouse Automation Warehousing

Robotic Process Automation Can Be Used to Automate Supply Chain Solutions

Logistics Viewpoints

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is software that is used to automate high volume, repeatable tasks. The post Robotic Process Automation Can Be Used to Automate Supply Chain Solutions appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) for Digital Warehousing

SIPMM Professional Publications

Suppliers, manufacturers, and distributors should consider capitalizing on process automation. Robotics Process Automation or RPA are being introduced for warehouse modernization. The post Robotic Process Automation (RPA) for Digital Warehousing appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE.

The Micro-Fulfillment Center Automation Race

Logistics Viewpoints

Micro-fulfillment center automation is poised for rapid growth. Front and center is a number of automation technologies that can be categorized as a hybrid of shuttle system and robotic technologies. The post The Micro-Fulfillment Center Automation Race appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Omni-channel logistics Warehouse Automation Warehouse Management Systems Warehousing AS/RS automation Micro-fulfillment Shuttle Systems

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

Dow Chemical Works on a Transactional Process Automation Strategy

Logistics Viewpoints

Robotic process automation (RPA) has gotten a good deal of attention. RPA is process automation software that is used to automate high volume, repeatable tasks. The post Dow Chemical Works on a Transactional Process Automation Strategy appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

10 situations where automation makes sense

DC Velocity

Whether it's saving space, boosting productivity, or slashing processing costs, the benefits of automation can make it a logical move. Here are some signs that your operation is ripe for automation.

How to Save Money Through WMS Automation

Cerasis

In the goal of achieving warehouse cost savings, WMS automation must be a top priority for your organization. The post How to Save Money Through WMS Automation appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Supply Chain Technology Warehouse WMS Automation

Retail Warehouse Automation Is Finally Top-Priority

Cerasis

The post Retail Warehouse Automation Is Finally Top-Priority appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Technology Warehouse Retail Warehouse AutomationOmnichannel retail is the new “Gold Standard” for the industry.

Automated Order Processing and Proactive Inventory Management

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

How Automated LTL Freight Shipping Processes Creates Efficiencies

Cerasis

Unless you still love fax-machines and booking LTL freight the old fashion way; there are some great fast-evolving ways to utilize automated LTL freight shipping processes and simplify the process. Automation Freight LTL Automated LTL Freight Shipping

Automation is Enabling Elastic Logistics

Material Handling and Logistics

To serve the ever-changing eCommerce market, GreyOrange is helping to build automated flexible warehouses

Cost, operational challenges hinder port automation

Supply Chain and Logistics

Ben Meyer in American Shipper has summarized a McKinsey report on port automation and port modernization. One interesting point in the discussion is that port operators are actually not seeing productivity gains in automated ports. They … Continue reading → Logistics Ports Production Operations Shipping Strategy Supply Chains automation infrastructure performance ports productivity technology

The Warehouse Automation Market’s Shifting Competitive Landscape

Logistics Viewpoints

The warehouse automation market currently exhibits many characteristics that lead me to believe the competitive landscape is on the verge of rapid change. The post The Warehouse Automation Market’s Shifting Competitive Landscape appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

As automation increases over time, humans become involved in fewer. most of the automated tasks were. The new era of AI-led automation is replacing humans’ subjective decision making. Automated resume screening for job matching There are video interviewing tools out there that.

The “Soft” Side of Automation Holds the Key to ROI

Logistics Viewpoints

Companies look to automation now (more than ever) to improve throughput while bridging the labor gaps affecting so many warehouses and industries. Fixed automation such as conveyors, sortation, and storage systems are proven solutions within their respective wheelhouses.

Automated Workstation Cranes

Material Handling and Logistics

has introduced its Unified Industries brand ProPath Automated Workstation Crane Columbus McKinnon Corp.

Automated Guided Vehicles

Material Handling and Logistics

MCFA has launched two Jungheinrich AGV solutions, which includes the EZS 350a NA, an automated guided electric tow tractor, and the EKS 215a, an automated guided medium-to-high-level stacker

Automating the procurement process

Fleet Owner

Automating the back office operations not only eliminates paper and manual processes, but it also brings structure to the process and the people involved in your business

Navigating the Road to Successful Automation - A Process Driven Approach

Speaker: Jon Leposky, Director of Operations and Logistics, Z Customization

Automation in the Warehouse: It’s All About Capacity

Cerasis

Automation in the warehouse is essential to meeting the growing demand of e-commerce and the blending of traditional supply chain channels into the omnichannel supply chain. Warehouse Capacity Is Tight Warehouse managers have made great strides in implementing systems that utilize automation.

Automation: the unstoppable force

Fleet Owner

But what will this mean for truck drivers

Mezzanines and VRCs: The Foundation of Automation

Material Handling and Logistics

Automating a warehouse can help increase product throughput while reducing a facility’s incidence of human errors

21st Century Warehouse: How to Keep Up with Distribution Center Automation and Digitization

Cerasis

The post 21st Century Warehouse: How to Keep Up with Distribution Center Automation and Digitization appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Automation Distribution Supply Chain distribution center automation

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

From manual to automation 4. Additionally, machines can automate non-cognitive tasks. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g From manual to automation. evolution of recruiting practices can be described in three phases: Past — Largely manual and lacking automation.

FAQ about automated fuel delivery

Fleet Owner

With an Automated Fuel Delivery system (AFD), you never have to monitor tank levels or order fuel again and you will have fuel in your tanks when you need it, at a good price

Supply Chain Automation: Key Stages in Supply Chains That Can Benefit

Cerasis

Even though robotics and AI will never be able to fill in for human logic and expertise, there is a case to be made for supply chain automation thru automated systems. Uncategorized supply chain automation

Benefits of Supply Chain Automation

Carter Logistics

Benefits of Supply Chain Automation. When we speak of “automation” in a supply chain, people may think of drones carrying packages and self-driving trucks. Here are some examples of areas in supply chains where automation technology can be applied: Payments and invoicing.

Complexities in warehousing lead to automation simplifications

20Cube Logistics

Today automation is the keyword. To improve productivity, everyone is looking at automating the process, abandoning the paper-based processes and bringing down the expenses to a lot extent. In warehouses, automation is termed as improving speed, accuracy, reliability and saving costs.

The Current State Of Warehouse Technology

Speaker: Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC

NREL Debuts Automated Electric Shuttle Vehicle

NGT News

Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has introduced an automated electric vehicle in its employee shuttle fleet. The post NREL Debuts Automated Electric Shuttle Vehicle appeared first on NGT News. The U.S.