|Crawl, Walk, Run Approach Helps Overcome Barriers to Implementing New Technology|
With e-commerce continuing to grow, customers increasingly expecting orders to be delivered yesterday and a shortage of talented labor, it’s no secret that supply chains are being pushed to the max. Adding new automation technologies to warehouses and distribution centers is essential to streamline processes and increase capacity. But it also is a daunting undertaking that poses considerable risk in terms of capital investments and disruptions to operations.
|Focusing on Solutions for MHI Members, User Community|
For MHI’s Solutions Community, there were no lazy days of summer, as the group continued its progress on several key projects. Chief among them is a partnership with the College Industry Council on Material Handling Education (CICMHE) aimed at producing a series of white papers on important topics such as cybersecurity and Big Data for MHI members and the user community.
|Solutions Community of MHI Presents: 10 Tips for Implementing a Fulfillment Warehouse|
Join select industry experts for an action packed, fast paced presentation designed to provide you with ten solid opportunities to turn your fulfillment facility into a state-of-the-art operation. Whether you are concerned about the scarcity and cost of labor, whether to automate, using robotics, order management or same day shipment, this is a must see presentation.
|Solutions Community of MHI presents: Latest & Greatest Industry Innovations|
Review the exciting new developments in material handling equipment, controls, software & systems to be seen at PROMAT 2019 in a single session delivered by MHI's Solutions Community. From Augmented Reality, Autonomous Vehicles, Blockchain and Drones to Imaging and Machine Vision, The Internet of Things (IoT), Predictive & Prescriptive Analytics, and Robotics with special emphasis on anthropocentric automation, we will identify technology advances from the show floor that should not be missed! Solutions for both smaller and larger companies will be presented with details on applications, benefits and a map to guide you to provider booth locations.