Prot:Materialfluss-Direkt E-Commerce en web
SSI Schaefer: Well-Equipped For The Future
A new business-model has been implemented by the customer and to keep up, companies have no choice but to adapt their intralogistics and warehousing system. Dealing with a fluctuating degree of automation, as some tasks have to remain manual, the better solution for companies would be to adopt a sustainable automated system that is capable of evolving with the structure itself and with the consumer’s needs. Researchers are looking at what can be made with more flexible systems, such as automated guided vehicles. The ultimate challenge to rise to is same-day/same-hour delivery, as it became one of the customer’s requirement.
Authors: Martin Schrufer
Topics: Warehousing, Omnichannel Organization
Publication date: 9 February 2018
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