Robots: Pick Orders, Not Fights!

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The post Robots: Pick Orders, Not Fights! Have you seen Terminator? That movie in which robots become self aware and decide to attack the human race? Last week representatives of over 100 robotics and artificial intelligence companies wrote an open letter to the United Nations.

Editor’s Pick: Building the Customer Relationship

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: Building the Customer Relationship appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Editor's Pick Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - GEODIS Industry Trends customer relationship GEODIS

Editor’s Pick: Creating Measurable Value with Transportation Optimization

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Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: Creating Measurable Value with Transportation Optimization appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Editor’s Pick: 6 Warehouse Metrics You Can’t Afford to Ignore

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: 6 Warehouse Metrics You Can’t Afford to Ignore appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

Improved Picking & Warehouse Efficiency thanks to Picking Autonomous Mobile Robots & Voice Commands.

Robots set record for autonomous piece picking

DC Velocity

RightHand Robotics says machines "picked and placed" 131,072 items during the Modex show in April. Material Handling

Seven Order Picking Techniques for Distribution Centers

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Seven Order Picking Techniques for Distribution Centers appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. In most distribution centers, order selecting is the most manual, labor-intensive, and high priced operation. It can account for up to 60% of the operation costs.

Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Picking Process

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When optimizing the picking process in a warehouse, it is important to recognize two key concepts. First, no one strategy or technology fits every case. Second, effectively improving warehouse operations requires a combination of data collection, process improvement, and technology. Warehouse Operations

How to Reduce Warehouse Labor Costs With Smarter Order Picking

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Not so in the fulfillment warehouse, where travel time is the enemy of efficient order picking. In fact, it can comprise as much as 50% of the picking process – and up to half of your warehousing labor cost. The word “travel” is usually associated with positive things.

ELD options: How to pick the best ELD provider

Fleet Owner

Vik Sridhar, GeoTab's solutions engineering manager explains how to pick the best ELD provider for your fleet

Editor’s Pick: How Virtual Reality is Transforming the Trucking Industry

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: How Virtual Reality is Transforming the Trucking Industry appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Videogame lets players test their picking chops

DC Velocity

JDA and Sato develop online arcade-style game for warehouse geeks. Technology

What Is the Right Pick and Pack Methods for Your Warehouse?

Cerasis

The biggest warehouses are adopting drones and robotics to help or replace humans, while even the smallest are picking up the software to help increase accuracy levels. The post What Is the Right Pick and Pack Methods for Your Warehouse?

Light-Directed Picking System

Material Handling and Logistics

Dematic has introduced a light-directed picking system for order fulfillment

Picking technologies: When inaccuracy leads to lost customers

DC Velocity

The true cost of a mispick is measured in service levels—and by a dwindling customer base when consumer and B2B buyers turn to sources that get orders right. Technology

AI-based Item-Picking

Material Handling and Logistics

Universal Logic has launched a do-it-yourself version of its Neocortex software, which allows users to configure and deploy AI-based robot cells for variable picking in both manufacturing and consumer products supply chains

Editor’s Pick: Be a Digital Disruptor and Win

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Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: Be a Digital Disruptor and Win appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Editor's Pick digital disruption Digital Supply Network Elemica

Editor’s Pick: Is Your Supply Chain Millennial Ready?

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Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: Is Your Supply Chain Millennial Ready? Editor's Pick Supply Chain & Logistics Trends Baby Boomers Ken Hughes Millennials Shipper Symposium Transplace

Editor’s Pick: Fluid Futures – Creating Value from Uncertainty

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Editor’s Pick: 5 Real-Time Visibility Features Required for Predictive Analytics

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Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: 5 Real-Time Visibility Features Required for Predictive Analytics appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Editor's Pick project44 real-time visibility

Agility Picks up 2020 EPA Certification for Propane Autogas Engine

NGT News

The post Agility Picks up 2020 EPA Certification for Propane Autogas Engine appeared first on NGT News. Agility Fuel Solutions, a provider of clean fuel solutions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, has received 2020 U.S.

What Your Voice Picking System Really Wants To Tell You

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

When was the last time you got lost? If you’re like most of us, you probably can’t remember, because systems like Siri do most of our navigational decision-making for us.

Editor’s Pick: Moving Out Of China Isn’t So Easy

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Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: Moving Out Of China Isn’t So Easy appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Editor's Pick Global Trade Management Amber Road China global trade management

Kroger picks Cincinnati for first grocery e-commerce DC

DC Velocity

Ocado will provide warehouse automation, as partners plan network of 20 sites. Material Handling

Piece-Picking Robot

Material Handling and Logistics

Dematic has introduced its Robotic Piece Picking Module designed to improve accuracy and productivity during the last touch—the point where items of varying sizes and shapes are processed by hand—of the fulfillment process

Editor’s Pick: LTL Trends and Challenges – Density-Based Pricing

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: LTL Trends and Challenges – Density-Based Pricing appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Editor's Pick Transportation Management density-based pricing less-than-truckload LTL Transplace

Editor’s Pick: Profiles in Yard Management Excellence – Carhartt

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Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: Profiles in Yard Management Excellence – Carhartt appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Case Study Editor's Pick Andra Gibson Carhartt PINC Solutions Yard Management YMS

Editor’s Pick: How the Best Transportation Operations Build Loyal and Happy Customers

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Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: How the Best Transportation Operations Build Loyal and Happy Customers appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Editor's Pick Transportation Management project44 Target transportation management

Pick by Vision or Voice

Material Handling and Logistics

Picavi’s pick-by-vision solution now enables users to input information by voice

[PODCAST] Why Do Missed Freight Pick Ups Occur & What Can Shippers Do About Them?

Cerasis

As you may remember, Chris is responsible for managing the Cerasis team who is responsible for arranging freight pick ups with our shipper customer’s vendors. In this “The Freight Project Podcast” episode you’ll hear : Why Freight pick ups are more common than one thinks on the LTL side of this industry and what are the multitude of reasons why missed freight pick ups occur. Freight Podcast Transportation Management freight pick ups

Editor’s Pick: Be the Partner Your Customer is Looking For

Talking Logistics

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Editor’s Pick: 8 Truckload Market Trends for 2018

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: 8 Truckload Market Trends for 2018 appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Editor's Pick Transportation Management C.H.

How to design an efficient picking?

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

As Cristina, I have also been looking at the 50 proposed questions and I saw some of them about picking. What does it mean picking about “operator-to- product” or “product-to-operator”? Tips to optimize picking. Types of existing picking.

Editor’s Pick: TMS Best Practices – Your Strategy For Modern Technology

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. The post Editor’s Pick: TMS Best Practices – Your Strategy For Modern Technology appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

RightHand and Vecna offer combined piece-picking and mobile robots

DC Velocity

Partnership could reduce picking errors and human touches of inventory, alleviate labor shortages, RightHand says. Material Handling