New Video on MHI View: The Impact of Location on Workforce Scarcity

As part of MHI’s ongoing video program, this new episode focuses on:  The Impact of Location on Workforce Scarcity

The skilled workforce shortage is a major concern for many supply chains today, particularly in warehouses and distribution centers. Working on a warehouse floor can be a physically demanding job but its also one that requires a high level of technical skill. Because of this, warehouses and distribution centers are limited to hiring workers that are both willing and able to meet the unique demand of these jobs. View the full video to learn how workforce shortages are compounded by the trend of building warehouses in only a few major distribution hubs.

MHI view episodes also focus on the following supply chain technologies:
–Inventory and network optimization tools
–Sensors and automatic identification
–Cloud computing and storage
–Robotics and automation
–Predictive analytics
-Wearable and mobile technology
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