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Automated Warehousing Robots

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Warehouse robots… will they take over the world? Some warehouse managers love the idea. Becoming smarter, more efficient and more effective, you see ‘bots increasingly affecting the warehousing industry.

Appearing in the form of automated guided vehicles (AGVs), collaborative robotic arms, drones and exoskeleton devices, robotics in warehouses continue to contribute to a warehouse’s improved productively while reducing costs.

Warehouse Robots – On the Fast Track

Market intelligence firm Tractica predicts that warehousing and logistics robotics will be used more and more to keep supply chain companies competitive globally.The more robotics experts tweak their creations, the more costs will decrease to make them. Predicted in the future for warehouser’s is a robotics growth of nearly fifteen times what it is today.Current robotics approximate to be in the hundreds of thousands already.

Remember in the “olden days” when we had “bag phones?”Recall how we thought those predecessors to cell phones seemed like cutting edge technology. Cellular communication has made a huge technological leap from the “phone in a bag” days to what we’ve got now. Warehouse robotsgrowth will certainly be similar to what we’ve seen in smart communication devices.

During the next five years robotics and warehouse professionals say, we’ll see robotics processes become faster, safer and more productive. Imagine what that can do to a company’s bottom line when it comes to warehousing costs.

Increasingly, more warehouses use automated guided vehicles (AGVs) to move materials in their facilities. Picture a future where warehouse managers no longer feel challenged by employees arriving late to work. They will have no concerns about counseling employees because of offensive tatoos, piercings, or diversity issues. No health insurance nor arguments from disgruntled employees about the monotony of their jobs. Robots LOVE doing the monotonous. And they gladly do it willingly without wanting a raise in their hourly rate!

Keep your ear open listening for more on the upcoming warehouse robots trends. It might seem that the future is here now!

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