Welcome to 2021! At the beginning of each year, I typically put together some predictions about what to expect in the supply chain world in the next year. Umm…. I didn’t do so well in 2020…. About the only predictions I think I did okay on were the continued movement towards localized supply chains, and
Autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) and other forms of automation are catching on quickly in the warehouse, as operators strive to become more efficient while coping with labor shortages, says Chris Anton, executive vice president of global sales with Snapfulfil. SCB: Why do think automation is taking hold so quickly in the distribution and supply-chain industry?
Every January since 2007, CEOs have gathered at the annual BGSA Supply Chain Conference to discuss the state of logistics, transportation and supply-chain technology. This event provides unique insight into the state of CEOs’ minds. What did we learn this year? A good place to start is the data. Last year was terrific for supply-chain public markets. In