How the Cold-Chain will handle the COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Continuing efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine signify that its completion is just on the horizon. Due to massive global demand, however, and the urgent need for the vaccine, mass…

The importance of IoT sensors and cold chain tracking to ending COVID-19

The abrupt challenges that rose due to the COVID-19 pandemic have taken a significant toll on globally. Fortunately, modern-day technologies contain a key for ending the pandemic a lot sooner.…

How Robots Can Cater To The Increased Holiday Demand In Light Of The COVID-19 Pandemic

The spread of COVID-19 has caused delays and roadblocks in the operations of several business sectors – either by postponement due to personnel contracting the disease or by shutting down…

Warehouse automation industry will be 6% larger than forecast by 2023

While many industrial sectors have suffered major downturns during the COVID-19 pandemic, the warehouse automation sector is seeing a period of rapid growth. The global pandemic has given a massive…

COVID-19 Logistics and Warehousing Contactless Strategies in Japan

The movement of products and people during the COVID-19 pandemic has been severely restricted. With the lifting of lockdowns and travel restrictions being eased, there comes with it a price.…

E-commerce boom driving demand for US warehouse space

Online retail is booming right now. There was already a trend away from brick and mortar stores towards online retail. This was accelerated by the COVID-19 Pandemic in the first…

Top 5 Post COVID-19 Lockdown Challenges for Warehousing

The US is re-opening for business to an economy in recession and a very high unemployment rate, but warehouses and distribution centers are certainly ‘waking up’ to the challenges ahead,…

How to Quickly Design your Warehouse Layout in 3D

Situation As an Industrial Design Engineer preparing warehouse layouts and designs? Imagine you are in your customer’s office. Do you have to present your warehouse layout solution to customers? Is…

Using Robotics and AI in Warehouses to Train Employees

Warehouse AI vendor, 6 river systems, have created an automated robot known as “Chuck”. His job is to help you and your warehouse staff improve efficiency. Not only that, but…

Japanese Robotic Warehouse Market – China vs India

It is well known that Japan has an ageing population. This is leading to shortages of workers, particularly in manual labour jobs such as warehouse staff. To tackle this short-staffing…