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8 Predictions and Innovative Trends in Logistics and Supply Chains for 2021

2021-03-17

The aftermath of the pandemic, with its technological and economic adjustments, and the shift to a new normal, will drive operational processes in in-plant and e-commerce logistics and supply chains into a more agile form.

Post-Pandemic Retail and Omnichannel Logistics

2021-03-11

The pandemic has significantly affected consumer behavior. Most obviously, anti-epidemiological measures have shuttered brick-and-mortar stores, but they have affected e-shops as well. Although their share of purchases grew globally, online shops also had to innovate new processes and adapt their operating strategies to the "new standard".

How to Choose the Right Warehouse Management System Without Losing Your Mind

2021-02-08

Choosing the right warehouse management system ensures more efficient warehouse and inventory management in distribution or manufacturing logistics, and on top of that, it generates added value for the business. What criteria should a business consider in order to find the right solution when choosing a warehouse management system?

7 Tech Trends in Smart Manufacturing and Digital Transformation for 2021

2021-01-29

Strategic innovations, consolidation of manufacturing processes, and adaptation of operating models and processes to the new post-COVID-19 standard are the key priorities for 2021.

DEDOLES: Massive Expansion of Online Retail Fueled by Intelligent Technologies [Case Study]

2020-11-25

Dedoles is one of the most thriving central European online stores that has managed to successfully cross over to other European markets. With a massive expansion on the horizon, the company decided to innovate and automate its inventory and warehousing processes, leveraging the technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and intelligent logistics.

New Retail and Omnichannel Logistics

2020-07-21

Omnichannel distribution strategy is becoming a necessity for the e-commerce industry. New logistics technologies have contributed to streamlining material flows and creating a more comfortable consumer experience when shopping online.

Acceleration in Warehouse Automation, Supply Chain and Order Fulfillment

2020-07-15

Supply chain and order fulfillment demands are changing swiftly, as is the development of intelligent management systems. New technologies from the inventory of Industry 4.0 based on the tools of Internet of Things (IoT), Internet of Services (IoS), virtualization, and artificial intelligence (AI) are already enabling a generational swing in inventory, warehouse management, and supply chain to meet the complex demands of omnichannel distribution. The rising WES systems [Warehouse Execution System] are part of this generational change.

Digitalization and Intelligent Automation in the Time of COVID-19 and Beyond

2020-06-03

While the COVID-19 pandemic has stopped the world, it has had the opposite effect on digitalization and intelligent automation since these new technologies provide a solution not only for the crisis but also for the post-pandemic world.

Password as the First Instance of Protection

2020-05-07

Did you know that every 39 seconds a hacker attack takes place, over 2,600 personal records are stolen every minute and that cybercriminals make more money than the trade in drugs? World Password Day probably wouldn’t make it to the top chart of popularity, nevertheless, it should be included in the more important dates in our calendars.

How to Improve Warehouse Performance with Dynamic Order Picking [Case Study]

2020-04-28

Picking expenses can account for up to 55% of a warehouse’s total operating cost. Digital technologies enable to optimize not solely operating costs, but also the efficiency, quality, and flexibility of warehouse processes.

Global Technology Megatrends in Logistics and Manufacturing Industry for 2020 and Beyond

2020-01-07

The coming decade will bring more revolutionary changes that will impact the logistics and manufacturing industries. The arrival of 2020 signals the advent of several key global trends, and new technologies will play a crucial role in them.

Digitalization of Logistics and Intelligent Management of Supply Chain

2019-10-17

Digital transformation of enterprises and automation of logistics are becoming the norm and necessity not solely for business development, but also for the long-term sustainability of company processes. Practice confirms that the digitalization of logistics unfolds usually in three basic areas: warehouse management, in-plant (manufacturing) logistics and shipping and distribution logistics.