New Podcast Episode: Hyper-Automation in Logistics

Logistics Matter

This episode features Steven Schouten, Business Development & Sales Intelligent Automation at Visma Connect. Thank you, Steven, for sharing your knowledge about hyper-automation and what it can do for the logistics industry. What is Hyper-automation? The Does LogisticsMatter?

Project Business Automation: Evaluated for Solving Supply Chain Disruption

Logistics Matter

PBA (project business automation) adjusts the schedule and cost adjustments when new or replacement material is sourced. Innovation Supply Chain Automation Manufacturing Process Automation


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Combating Labor Shortages with Automated Warehouse Solutions

Material Handling and Logistics

Robotics and automated solutions are key to supporting DCs’ higher production volumes and maximizing operational productivity. Technology & Automation

Warehouse Automation Market Outlook: 2020 Update

Logistics Viewpoints

ARC Advisory Group’s 2020 update to its global warehouse automation market shows Dematic, Knapp, and SSI Schaefer as the 2019 market share leaders. Accelerating warehouse automation demand from e-commerce growth is propelling market growth.

4 AI Hacks to Make Sales Teams More Efficient

Over the last two years, there’s been a 76 percent increase in AI adoption across sales organizations. For sales teams, AI opens up a world of new possibilities, including automating outreach, identifying best-fit buyers, and keeping CRMs flush with fresh data. Read on to learn the four AI hacks sales teams need to improve their performance. Download the eBook today!

When Order Fulfillment Automation Does, and Doesn’t, Make Sense

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

If you’re looking for interesting soundbites about automation, look no further than Elon Musk and Austin Powers’ Dr. Evil. The first soundbite: In discussing early efforts to mechanize Tesla’s production line, Elon Musk concluded that the automaker had “ automated some pretty silly things.”.

7 Benefits of Freight Bill Process Automation

RPA Labs

Robotic process automation (RPA) refers to advanced software technology that allows business managers to efficiently build, deploy, and manage software robots, chatbots, AI machines, and automated processes. Reap the Rewards of Freight Bill Process Automation.

Investing in Warehouse Automation? Who Isn’t.

Logistics Viewpoints

Warehouse automation is becoming an increasingly desirable option for fufifllment operations. The post Investing in Warehouse Automation? Warehouse Automation Warehousing robotics survey results warehouse automation

Warehouse Automation in a Time of Rapid Change

Logistics Viewpoints

Finally, what wisdom can you provide to companies embarking on their automation journey today? Prior to the pandemic, labor shortages were a driver of warehouse automation investment. Warehouse automation investments are a ten-plus year decision.

VIDEO: Can low-cost fulfillment automation deliver a solid ROI?

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

One of the most talked about ways to accomplish this is with fulfillment automation in the warehouse. While this may sound good, many companies are wary of the hefty price tag that accompanies many types of automation. Every fulfillment company wants to reduce costs.

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Marketing-Led Post-COVID-19 Growth Strategies

Businesses are laying off workers, shutting their doors (some permanently), and struggling to react to the radical destruction that coronavirus (COVID-19) is doing to our society and communities. However, there’s no team better suited to lead that charge than the marketing department.

How hazmat shipping automation helps you find hidden demand (and revenue)

Mario Sagastume

Can you really grow your operation’s revenue by simply automating with hazmat software?

Warehouse Technology: Robotics and Automation


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. With warehouses already struggling with workforce shortage, companies are desperately looking for ways to keep up with or even capitalize on increasing consumer demand. A solution to overcome this is investing in warehouse technology, particularly in robotics, to achieve an autonomous warehouse.

Mobile Warehouse Robotics: Flexible Automation Enables Resilient Operations

Logistics Viewpoints

Although the solutions vary greatly, they’re alike in the ability to offer greater flexibility than many of the traditional automation alternatives. Flexible Automation Offers Real Options.

Automated warehouse

247 Customs Broker

12th November 2020 Lyko Group AB, the Nordic region’s leading player in beauty and hair care based in Sweden, is once again relying on the… The post Automated warehouse appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Forrester Research Report: How Sales and Marketing Intelligence Drive Improved Business Outcomes

In 2019, DiscoverOrg commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate sales and marketing intelligence practices in the B2B space. The primary takeaway? Forrester found only 1.2% of companies achieved a score indicating maturity in data management practices. However, organizations are fighting back - and winning.

Video: Amware automates fulfillment to help 32 Degrees scale

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

High growth is an exciting part of any company’s journey. It’s also a challenging one. To shed light on how a 3PL fulfillment provider can scale to support your company’s growth, we’ve created a new video featuring Amware customer, 32 Degrees. Fulfillment Operations Fulfillment Outsourcing

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Warehouse Automation

Camelot 3PL Software

Much of the warehouse consists of an automated conveyor system for big-box store distribution. This week a few of us from Camelot had the opportunity to visit a large Liberty Hardware distribution center in Winston Salem, NC.

What Level of Automated eCommerce Fulfillment Makes Sense?

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

An ongoing logistics labor shortage and a year of pandemic-related supply chain disruptions have left many retail and eCommerce businesses wishing for more automated eCommerce fulfillment.

From Paper Picking to Voice Automation

Food Logistics

Software & Technology / AutomationFond du Lac Cold Storage selected Voxware's voice picking systems to better train and manage employees, shifts, products and more.

A Business Case for Automation in Your Supply Chain

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

Join us for this insightful webinar with Cathy Morrow Roberson, Head Analyst at Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC, and learn the key areas to help prove that implementing automation is a sound financial strategy.

Warehouse Automation Global Market Update: Steady as She Goes

Logistics Viewpoints

The warehouse automation market the market didn’t grow as much in 2019 as I had expected, while 2020 is looking better than I had anticipated. Warehouse automation demand from most direct-to-consumer channels remained active, with some growing very rapidly.

Packaging Automation is Becoming a Reality for Supply Chains


As a result, supply chains have started looking into automating a number of traditionally manual processes. Automated technology […]. The post Packaging Automation is Becoming a Reality for Supply Chains appeared first on Kuebix.

Spot Market Automation in TMS

Talking Logistics

Read more Spot Market Automation in TMS. The post Spot Market Automation in TMS appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Driving automation

The Supply Chain Journal

On today’s episode Dooner and The Dude are talking to Locomation driver DJ Hoff about what autonomous convoys mean for drivers. With eCommerce Week back in Los Angeles, HawkeMedia founder and CEO Erik Huberman gets us up-to-date on the inner workings of e-comm.

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

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

In this educational webinar, Adam Robinson from Cerasis, a leading North American Transportation Management Solutions Company, will address how automation in the supply chain is allowing companies to empower their employees with a more strategic work flow aiding in overall collaboration with peers across departments, improved business operations, more efficient manufacturing, a healthier corporate culture, and more visibility to data and processes providing the ability to gain actionable insights that lead towards actions that impact the company’s bottom line.

Leveraging Automation to Build a Competitive Advantage with Alfonso Quijano

The Logistics of Logistics

Leveraging Automation to Build a Competitive Advantage with Alfonso Quijano. Alfonso Quijano and Joe Lynch discuss leveraging automation to build a competitive advantage. The automation that Alfonso discussed is robotic process automation (RPA).

The ROI of Robotic Process Automation in Logistics

RPA Labs

As robotic process automation in logistics becomes more popular, some experts are left wondering if their return on investment (ROI) is worth the money they pour into yet another software service. The use of software bots automates everyday processes but what does that entail?

3D scanning in motion shakes up automation

Logistics Business Magazine

So, the question becomes how can you automate applications that involve robotic handling of moving objects without stopping the line for each scan acquisition? Logistics companies can no longer scale or stay competitive without automation.

Automation Innovation

Supply Chain Brain

A combination of intensifying customer demands and massively disruptive events such as the COVID-19 pandemic is pushing suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers to embrace innovation at an unprecedented pace

Automated Order Processing and Proactive Inventory Management

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

Organizations need to focus on demand driven supply planning, utilizing real time information on customer orders from all marketplaces (e-commence, Amazon - or other online retailers, and point of sale data from brick and mortar). Focusing on this information once per month during the S&OP meeting is too late for all business units to align. Companies should have seamless integration between order entry, inventory management, forecasting and supply planning models and purchase order status to sense risk, pull levers to mitigate potential risk, and communicate within and outside the organization. This is especially important for new product releases, in store programs or promotions (sales, end caps, PDQ. etc) or online promotions (company run or 3rd party). Depending on total supply chain lead time, not having real time visibility and analysis of this information can significantly affect sales and the bottom line.

Will Taxing Robots Slow Automation?

Material Handling and Logistics

Is automation the solution to the workforce shortage, or is exacerbating the problem

Automation at your fingertips

Logistics Business Magazine

Big Box Group has teamed up with ProGlove to make automation a more attractive, affordable and accessible proposition for small- and medium-size enterprises (SMEs), helping them identify better ways to save costs and improve efficiencies.

Benefits of automating depalletising

Logistics Business Magazine

Due to all those factors, automating the depalletising process seemed to be a reliable option. Automating the depalletising process is not elusive, as it was before. Automating depalletisation with vision technology.

Warehouse Automation and Robotics: A Practical Perspective

Kane is Able

Warehouse automation, mechanization and robotics can be part of the answer to the warehouse labor shortage, but they can’t be universally applied. We need to assess automated solutions in the context of key operational characteristics to ensure investments will have a proper return.

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.