HighJump’s Chief Technology Officer: Sean Elliot is quoted in this industry article (and image) from daily.sevenfifty.com. A look at the technologies distributors like Breakthru Beverage Group and Martignetti are using to consolidate operations, streamline deliveries, and increase ROI.
This article discusses the use of “automation” solutions (those that rely completely on machines) vs “mechanization” (involving machines in conjunction with human workers). The use of technology for higher heights in warehousing solution e.g. AR/RS, case shuttle systems, pick to voice systems and the trend towards future automation options including dispenser, goods-to-person systems and drones (already used in the wider food industry).