Warehouse Automation

Industry 4.0 for Supply Chain – The role of AI (Part 2)

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This is part 2 of a 3-part blog, addressing the 3 questions below. Part 1 – What is Industry 4.0? Part 2 – Where does Supply Chain figure in Industry 4.0? Part 3 – What is the role of AI in Supply Chain for Industry 4.0? You can find Part 1 here. How does Industry […]

Industry 4.0 for Supply Chain – The role of AI (Part 1)

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Industry 4.0 for Supply Chain – The role of AIThis is a 3-part blog, addressing the 3 questions below. Part 1 – What is Industry 4.0? Part 2 – Where does Supply Chain figure in Industry 4.0? Part 3 – What is the role of AI in Supply Chain for Industry 4.0? You can find […]

Automatic Identification and Its Role in Warehouse Management

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What is Auto-ID or automatic identification? Auto-ID or automatic identification refers to the identification process of the appropriate stock keeping units (SKU) during a supply chain process, using technologies such as RFID, barcodes etc. Automatic identification technologies improve the accuracy of the SKU identification process up to 99.99%. This naturally reduces errors while performing certain […]

Maintaining the Competitive Edge with IT

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ERP, Barcoding, Transport Management Systems (TMS), Track and Trace solutions have been the growth enablers and key differentiators over the past decade. With these technologies now being part of the basic package for even new players, how can businesses maintain their competitive edge? How can the industry maintain the same growth rates it clocked in […]

Warehousing KPIs – What to Measure and What to Improve

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Key performance indicators, more commonly known as KPIs play a key role in helping an organization define and measure its progress towards the defined goals. Once the mission has been analysed and the goals have been defined, KPIs are put in place for measuring the organization’s progress. KPIs are measurements that can be quantified and […]