INTRALOGISTICS: SAVING ENERGY AND FLYING HELPERS

GO SUPPLY CHAIN LTD | March 26, 2018

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There’s such a lot of talk about automation and digitization within the supply chain and the technology behind it. You can read all about the trends: the Internet of Things, cloud computing, artificial intelligence and Industry 4.0 online. Dramatic changes are afoot to make processes more efficient in the “smart factory”, but all applications require man-machine collaboration.

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