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Humans + machines

Humans + Machines = Exponential Improvements

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q2.2019 When MHI member Vecna Robotics first went to a FedEx facility to introduce its robots there, a worker reacted less than enthusiastically to the arrival of the new technology. The man approached […]

Workforce

Rules of Engagement: Sustainability and CSR Initiatives Can Be Enticing

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q2.2019 As Millennials and their successors (“GenZ,” born around 2000) flood the workplace, employers with strong sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) records stand to win in the recruitment arena. Members of the […]

Virtual Reality

VR Training Finding Its Niche in Supply Chains

By Morgan Pettrone, Marketing Content Coordinator, MHI |@mhi_morgan Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q2.2019 Because it provides a safe yet highly realistic environment in which to train employees—particularly those learning to safely execute potentially dangerous tasks—virtual reality (VR) training […]

MHI Solutions

Background Checks: What’s Acceptable vs. What’s Considered ‘Murky’

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q4.2018 Today’s tight job market creates all sorts of challenges—including the issue of background checks. Include them, and possibly scare off otherwise suitable candidates? Avoid them, and risk a problematic hire? And what […]

3Pls

Outsource or In-House? How, When and Why 3PLs Are Selected

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q4.2018 As retailers and manufacturers strive to meet fulfillment and distribution challenges in today’s Amazon-led competitive e-commerce market, companies must evaluate the pros and cons of handling these tasks in-house versus outsourcing to […]

Supply Chain

The Supply Chain Shift Toward Technology

By Doug Reed, EVP, Strategic Development, MHI  Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q4.2018 Last December, The Conference Board—a think tank sharing insights about future developments and issues facing business among top executives in multiple industries—released a report detailing why blue-collar […]

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