Warehousing and distribution leaders are constantly “doing more with less” to keep pace with new customer demands. The rise of e-commerce is a major contributing factor to this ever-changing environment. Supply chains are becoming more complex as companies try to satisfy omnichannel buying trends.
Warehouse and distribution decision makers are responding to these challenges by seeking solutions that increase worker productivity in an increasingly complex environment. In this paper, we explore some of these trends and the latest material handling technologies that can help warehouses and DCs become more efficient