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How General Mills is disrupting its own supply chain to feed the world

Before COVID, General Mills was already transforming its supply chain. The pandemic sped things up so the food giant could keep food on the shelves.

NRF’s 2020 holiday sales forecast points to busy times for warehouses

The National Retail Federation expects a 3.6%-to-5.2% annual gain overall, but non-store, ecommerce sales expected to see a 20%-to-30% increase versus 2019 holiday season

Industry 4.0: Real Cases of Productivity, Efficiency and Profits

Learn how machine-to-machine communication and the internet of things are making a difference in the real world for real companies.

Pharmaceutical logistics provider enhances throughput

Order accuracy improved, while labor costs declined.

AGV system performs packaging manufacturer’s deep lane storage

The system uses laser navigation at 20 feet on a moveable mast.

DM Fulfillment Services implements collaborative robotics

Employee turnover has decreased by 50% so far.

Husco leverages conveyors for N95 respirator production

The components specialist used a 10-foot-long 2200 Series platform.

UPS doubles its throughput

The sortation solution accommodates small parcels and large packages

NorthShore Care Supply implements AMRs to multiply its output

The adult incontinence supplier also used a WES-WCS for enhanced productivity.

Locus Robotics reaches milestone of 250 million units picked as Black Friday nears

Locus Robotics’ robots now pick more than 10,000 units every 15 minutes, across sites of its global retail, industrial, healthcare, and 3PL customers