DHL reports successful tests of robot technology in warehouse

DHL Supply Chain | June 07, 2016

DHL reports successful tests of robot technology in warehouse
Supply chain organisation DHL has reported a successful pilot test that included the use of robot technology in the order picking process.The trial took place in a DHL Supply Chain warehouse in Unna, Germany, with robotics working in collaboration with pickers. The robot, which is called EffiBOT and developed by the French start-up Effidence, is effectively a fully automated trolley that follows pickers through the warehouse and takes care of most of the physical work.

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