Contributed by Fred Hajjar, Managing Partner at Weston Supply Chain Consulting (Dramatic cost savings, yes, but there’s more…) When supply chain professionals ask the question: “ What are the practical benefits of independent mobile robotics?” they expect to hear the answer “They deliver substantial cost savings.” But the full answer is that adding next-generation robotics to… Continue reading 5 Piece-Picking Benefits Only Independent Mobile Robots Can Deliver
NextShift Robotics presents a webinar for executives and directors of companies with piece picking distribution operations and the 3PLs and System Integrators who support them. Watch it on demand below! Have questions? Send a note to Chris Russell at email@example.com
The fulfillment world is on the cusp of a new robotic revolution. Adding an autonomous mobile robot (AMR) fleet to your distribution center is one of the most powerful productivity steps you can take this year. Whether your goal is to cut fulfillment costs or increase fulfillment capacity, the key to maximum improvement lies in… Continue reading How (Decoupled) Robotic Solutions Free Up Warehouse Workers
The emerging technologies in flexible, collaborative robotics are a synergistic fit for lean manufacturing. Traditionally, lean manufacturing environments have eschewed technology in favor of simple visual systems and flexible processes. A new generation of smarter, faster and lower cost robots is changing that. The emerging robotic systems are collaborative – they work with the associates… Continue reading 6 Ways Lean Manufacturing is Enabled by Collaborative Robots
We are on the cusp of a new robotic revolution in fulfillment operations. Converging market forces and emerging technologies have triggered the next shift—an evolutionary step in which human-tended autonomous picking carts “yield the field” to game-changing autonomous mobile robots. Robot-human collaboration is experiencing an exciting breakthrough that will transform much of the material handling… Continue reading Why Use Autonomous Mobile Robots for Fulfillment? Here are 7 Great Reasons.
Robots were all the rage at MODEX this year. Even before you walked through the doors of the World Congress Center in Atlanta you could tell robotics would be a major theme—the show guide alone had 47 mentions of it. What’s going on in robotics right now that warrants such an outpouring of interest from… Continue reading Here’s Why Robots Dominated MODEX in 2018
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The 2018 MODEX Supply Chain Conference takes place from April 9-12 and NextShift Robotics will be there. Over 800 companies and thousands of attendees will converge on the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia to see the latest innovations in warehouse technology, ecommerce, material handling systems and equipment, inventory management, and logistics. Keynote speakers from UPS, Deloitte… Continue reading Visit NextShift Robotics in Atlanta at Booth #C2363 at MODEX