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Latest Episodes

Conveyor and Sortation Architecture: Centralized vs Decentralized Systems
October 14, 2021

When thinking of a modern distribution center, most people will picture a conveyor and sortation system. And while they are truly fascinating on the surface, what lies underneath, controlling the whol

Exoskeletons in the Supply Chain
October 07, 2021

Technology is always improving, making human workers faster, stronger, and better able to adapt to their environments. Wearable options are being integrated and are designed to help employees work sma

Where Automation Can Reduce Your Recruitment Needs
September 13, 2021

As the pool of potential employees continues to shrink, how can you fulfill what appears to be an ever-increasing demand amidst an explosion of e-commerce? In this MHI cast, we speak to three automati

Leveling Up with Augmented Reality
August 31, 2021

With demands continuing to rise in the supply chain, the picking of orders has become a prime target for innovation. Augmented reality solutions are one of the possibilities operators can use to level

Industry Leadership Program
August 16, 2021

Leadership is an incredibly important skill, which is why MHI created the Industry Leadership Program available for WERC and MHI members who are looking to grow into leadership positions or perhaps ar

Bridging the Gap: Matching Skills and Training to Address the Labor Shortage
July 23, 2021

Today we’re speaking with Christoph Bretgeld about a skills-based approach to hiring. Find out what skills are, how you can evaluate them, and why this approach can help you bridge the labor gap.

Accelerated Adoption of Automation, AI and Robotics
June 11, 2021

The global COVID-19 pandemic had a massive effect on the world prompting disruptions in global supply chains. However, it also allowed for growth in some areas.    In today’s MHI Cast we’re talking about the accelerated adoption of Automation, AI,

Growth of E-Commerce and Micro-Fulfillment
May 24, 2021

Customer demands have grown significantly during the pandemic forcing companies to expand their fulfillment capabilities. One solution that has been growing is micro-fulfillment.

WERC: Industry Metrics Survey and Report
May 23, 2021

Each year WERC partners with DC Velocity to produce the Annual Survey and Report on Industry Metrics so supply chain professionals can see how they measure up to their peers. For 2021, the study was sponsored by Kenco Logistics, Yale, and Optricity.

Accelerated Adoption of Automation, AI and Robotics
May 11, 2021

The global COVID-19 pandemic had a massive effect on the world prompting disruptions in global supply chains. However, it also allowed for growth in some areas.    In today’s MHI Cast we’re talking about the accelerated adoption of Automation, AI,