Mobile Robots Improve Productivity for Fulfillment Centers
From the facility floor to your doorstep, the journey of a product is being reimagined. Utilizing AGVs, AMRs, and collaboration of cobots, step into the new era of fulfillment.
Published on September 14, 2023
E-commerce has enjoyed significant growth over the last couple of years. The demand for online shopping with quick turnaround delivery has never been higher, causing a huge strain on fulfillment centers to keep up with ever-increasing requests. According to McKinsey & Company, e-commerce has increased 30% above pre-pandemic levels and over 90% of consumers view 2-3-day delivery as a baseline expectation. Fulfillment centers face many challenges like excessive amounts of manual labor, error-prone processes, and difficulty adapting to changing layouts. These challenges lower the facility’s productivity in processing orders and meeting quotas.
Read this paper to learn how Laird Connectivity's products help robots to process, analyze, and perform tasks in real-time to improve productivity and efficiency in fulfillment centers.