Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) are commonly thought of as simple machines that perform simple tasks in lieu of personnel. And while this is true in some regards, the last decade has seen AGVs become...
Category: Warehouse Automation
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Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) are great tools for boosting efficiency in a warehouse or order fulfillment operation. But there are many types—they aren’t one size fits all. Here are the major types of AS/RS that you should consider when choosing technology.
If your order fulfillment operation is nearing capacity in terms of inventory, it may be possible to save floor space and optimize your warehouse.
For years, crossbelt sorters and tilt tray sorters were the best and only options for many companies’ product ranges. They handled most of the product range, leaving out only the smallest of items and...
ProMat and MODEX are two of the largest trade shows for professionals working in the order fulfillment, materials handling, and supply chain industries. But is one better than the other for your operation’s needs? Here’s how you can decide which show your team should attend.
Incorporating robots in your warehouse or order fulfillment operation may be a smart way to boost productivity and efficiency. Here, we discuss some of the most common robotic technologies that are used in the warehouse: AS/RS, G2P, AGVs/AGCs, Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs), and Articulated arms.
Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) are becoming more and more popular amongst order fulfillment and material handling operations, but they aren’t a good fit for all businesses. Here are some great alternatives to AGVs that every operation should consider.
Warehouses, DCs, and order fulfillment operations have been struggling to find cheap labor in the tightening labor market. Here, we discuss how different warehouse automation technologies can help reduce labor costs and increase efficiency.
Upgrading your warehouse execution system (WES) is a smart investment, helping to streamline your operation and become more efficient. These questions will help you determine the functions and features a new system needs to make sense for your operation.
By implementing new automation technologies throughout your order fulfillment operation or warehouse, it is possible to make your operation more efficient, productive, and profitable. One technology, in particular, brings with it a lot of...