Case Study #2: Sorting

Η ανάγκη για αυτοματοποίηση της διαδικασίας διακίνησης και ταξινόμησης προϊόντων, με στόχο τη μείωση του κόστους και την αύξηση της ευελιξίας στην παραγωγή και την αποθήκη, μπορεί να αποτελούσε όλα τα προηγούμενα χρόνια μία από τις βασικές προτεραιότητες μεγάλων επιχειρήσεων, ωστόσο κορυφώθηκε από τότε που ξέσπασε η πανδημία του κορωνοϊού. Για παράδειγμα, μεταφορική εταιρεία που…

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Case Study #1: Goods-to-Person

Σε μία εποχή κατά την οποία η όσο το δυνατόν καλύτερη και ταχύτερη διαχείριση των παραγγελιών αποτελεί προαπαιτούμενο για τις περισσότερες επιχειρήσεις σε όλο τον κόσμο, ο εκσυγχρονισμός των διαδικασιών στις αποθήκες θεωρείται εκ των ων ουκ άνευ. Η έξυπνη αποθήκη πρέπει να έχει ευέλικτη σχεδίαση και να παρέχει λύσεις που καλύπτουν όλες τις ροές…

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What is Reverse Logistics and How Is It Different than Traditional Logistics?

Many people associate reverse logistics to simply cover returns, but it is much more broad than that. Beyond answering “what is reverse logistics,” it is important to understand the history of reverse logistics, the benefits of reverse logistics and why it’s a rising practice, especially in aftermarket industries. Meanwhile, reverse logistics is growing more complex.…

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Productive Pairings: How Automation and Manual Operations Can Work Together

Dual mode technology that enables both automated and manual operation within a warehouse. By Jim Gaskell As an industry, we are continuing to learn from our collective experience with COVID-19, which raised awareness of everything from the hidden vulnerabilities of the supply chain to the importance of having the right mix of forklifts for your…

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Four Steps To Strengthen Decision Making For Logistics Success

It is no secret that data-driven decision making is critical to business success.  In fact, a recent Market Research Future snapshot reports the global machine learning market, which has significantly advanced the way companies make data-driven decisions, will grow from $7.3 billion in 2020 to $30.6 billion in 2024. This is good news for the supply chain…

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The More Things Change In Supply Chain, The More They Stay The Same – BY ADRIAN GONZALEZ

In December 2019, I made some predictions for 2020. However, instead of making predictions like “Walmart Will Buy FedEx to Compete with Amazon” or “The Consolidation of Digital Freight Brokers Begins,” I made some totally predictable predictions. That is, instead of predicting what might change in 2020, I predicted what would likely stay the same yet…

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Looking At Transportation In A Different Way – BY ADRIAN GONZALEZ

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt of a research report published yesterday, “Trust the Network: The Way Forward in Achieving Transportation Desired Outcomes.” The research, based on a survey of over 300 transportation professionals conducted by Adelante SCM and commissioned by Transporeon, explores several questions: How much room for improvement do you believe still exists in current…

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