Are Urban Warehouses the Key to Optimizing Fulfillment Operations?

2017-12-21T15:56:47+00:00 By |Cost Containment & Lean Operating|

Urban warehouses are an innovative way to service heightening customer demands while maintaining a healthy profit. By opening a fulfillment center in a densely populated area, whether in a vacant building or through new construction, retailers gain quick access to a large volume of people.

Integrating Artificial Intelligence into Your Fulfillment Center

2017-12-21T15:33:22+00:00 By |Technology, Reporting & Analytics|

Artificial Intelligence, more commonly referred to as AI, is a hot topic for warehouse operation leaders. Simply put, AI is a computer system that mimics human intelligence in areas like translation, speech recognition and decision making without the need for much human interaction.

Supply Chain Technology Update: Augmented Reality & Workforce Efficiency

2017-12-19T19:35:59+00:00 By |Cost Containment & Lean Operating, Staffing & Industry Trends|

It's a classic business ideal: raise productivity while lowering costs. Automation is one way to pursue this goal, but human workers are still better at many critical tasks for your supply chain. So how can you leverage technology to boost the productivity of human workers in your supply chain? Augmented reality is one option, and there are several different types of solutions available.