All posts tagged robotics


With Workforce Challenges Prompting Greater Interest In Robots, MHI’s New Robotics Industry Group Offers Resources

By MHI Industry Group, Warehouse Automation Although robotics technology already plays a significant role in the automation of distribution centers and warehouses—and several established MHI industry groups focus on areas within the material handling industry that utilize robotics—recent trends prompted […]


Flexible Automation, Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles in Warehousing

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Robotics, flexible automation, autonomous vehicles and the like are no longer just something “everyone else” must be doing. Offerings and awareness have continued to increase, especially as the perceived shortage of qualified and […]

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 […]

Technology Payoffs: The ROI for AI, IoT and Advanced Analytics

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q4.2018 The supply chain industry has been relatively cautious in adopting technologies, such as the Internet of Things (IoT), advanced analytics (AA) and artificial intelligence (AI). But that’s changing as companies realize the […]

Productivity Increases When Robots Work Alongside People

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q4.2018 The collaborative robot, or cobot, market is predicted to grow by more than 60 percent this year, according to research by Interact Analysis. The industry was worth less than $400 million last […]

Decentralized Control in Automated Storage

New Video on MHI View: Decentralized Control in Automated Storage

As part of MHI’s ongoing video program, this new episode focuses on: Decentralized Control in Automated Storage Although the material handling and supply chain industry is on the cutting edge of break through technology such as AI and robotics, wide spread […]

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