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Achieve Same Day Delivery with Warehouse Execution Systems

MHI view just released a new video: Achieve Same Day Delivery with Warehouse Execution Systems. Warehouse execution systems provide an opportunity for businesses to reduce inefficiencies and resequence the flow of work to achieve more competitive shipping times. Execution systems using […]

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 […]

3 CHALLENGES OF MODERN WAREHOUSE OPERATIONS

Guest blog by Meghan Hennessey, MODEX 2016 exhibitor Clearpath Robotics   Human nature forces us to beg the question “how can we be better?” Since the dawn of the industrial revolution, this question has motivated warehouse operators to maintain focus on […]

3 SUPPLY CHAIN TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2016

Guest blog by Meghan Hennessey, MODEX 2016 exhibitor Clearpath Robotics The New Year is upon us and with that comes predictions of what 2016 has in store. Will Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) continue to drive materials on the factory floor? […]

Supply chain automation saves jobs: Barclays

We should embrace robotics and automation not fear it, according to the latest research by Barclays. Investing in automation has the potential to boost the UK economy over the next decade and safeguard jobs across sectors. According to the research, […]

Automation fuels job growth and demand for higher skill sets in the supply chain

Automation is creating improvements in manufacturing and supply chain efficiency that is driving up profits and employment. According to a new white paper titled “Robots Fuel the Next Wave of U.S. Productivity and Job Growth” there is a strong correlation […]

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