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New Video from MHI View: Smart Glasses and Watches in the Distribution Center

MHI view just released a new video on Smart Glasses and Watches in the Distribution Center. Wearable technologies like smartglasses, are allowing large leaps in the efficiency of distribution centers for early adopters. Companies need to decide if, how and when […]

MAPI Report Shows Planned Investment in Automation for Manufacturing

By Alex Batty, MHI Marketing Communications Coordinator | @mhi_alex The Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI) released a report that indicates that industry plans on investing in automation. The report, based on surveys of manufacturers in the U.S., suggests […]

7-Eleven Delivers via Drone

7-Eleven Delivers Slurpee by Drone

By Alex Batty, MHI Marketing Communications Coordinator |@mhi_alex 7-Eleven and Flirtey just took it to a whole new level. On July 10th, 7-Eleven delivered Slurpees, a chicken sandwich, donuts, hot coffee and candy to the home of a family in […]

Amazon Potentially Docking Drones on Lamp Posts

By Alex Batty, MHI Marketing Communications Coordinator | @mhi_alex Prime Air – The Future In 2013, Amazon announced its plans for Prime Air, a drone delivery system to deliver packages to customer doorsteps in 30 minutes.  Right now, Amazon has […]

TMS Becomes More Affordable Using Cloud Technology

By Alex Batty, MHI Marketing Communications Coordinator | @mhi_alex Transportation management systems (TMS) are how a shipper can manage scheduling, routing, carriers, load tendering, and consolidation all in one place, making the shipper more efficient and accurate. As the market […]

AI and the Manufacturing Industry

Guest blog by MHI member OTTO Motors Betting of the Future Every day we read of evolving tech companies like Alphabet (Google) and Microsoft, staking their futures on AI. The face of software engineering is changing to proficiency in machine learning – […]

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