Based on rapid changes driven by e-commerce and omnichannel purchasing, the supply chain has evolved quickly over the past several years with many companies becoming distributors rather than strictly manufacturers. This shift demands a streamlined approach to receiving, putaway and order fulfillment.
Any warehouse or distribution center shipping more than a few thousand orders per day must examine the efficacy of automation. This migration from a manual order fulfillment and shipping to automated solutions, increases efficiency, decreases demand for labor, improves order accuracy, and ensures customer satisfaction[…]
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