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Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute




Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

How Will Autonomous Vehicles Change Manufacturing?
Brian Hoey
Flexis

It may be a while before self-driving cars, aka autonomous vehicles, become viable consumer goods, but autonomous mobility is already making its slow entry into the world of manufacturing. So far, about 10% of US manufacturers have adopted some kind of autonomous or semi-autonomous mobility within their value chains—mostly in the form of “free range” autonomous robots like self-driving forklifts, cranes, and even drones. In this way, the digitized planning and execution processes that are increasingly possible in the early days of the Industry 4.0 can be integrated more fully and more completely with what’s physically happening on the shop floor.

Interestingly, the vast majority of these early adopters cited cost savings as a top reason to make the switch—while a majority of those who hadn’t yet adopted this kind of techno ...  >>

So you have implemented a WMS, now what?
Extend the value of your WMS with a synchronized workforce management program. Most companies achieve far greater results when a WMS is integrated with a workforce management program, including: - Improved warehouse associate productivity - Increased utilization of warehouse labor - Identification of non-produc  >>

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Supply Chain Manager
     
     International  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Demand Planning Manager
     
     Fullerton  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Manufacturing Engineer
     
     Murrysville, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips
Demand Planning Manager
     
     Muskego  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Production Technician Associate, Packaging 3rd Shift
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche
Global Warehouse and Distribution Leader
     
     Cambridge, Massachusetts  -  PERM  -  Philips
Manufacturing Operational Excellence Specialist, Philips Healthcare, (Murrysville, PA.)
     
     Murrysville, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips
Director of Demand Planning
     
     New Jersey  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Production Technician Associate (2nd Shift Packaging)
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche
Purchasing Manager - Fixed Term Contract
     
     Stamford  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page
Supply Chain Planner
     
     Cary  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page
Senior Director of Demand & Supply Planning
     
     New York  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Director Procurement Engineering BP (FGU), Philips Healthcare, (Latham, NY.)
     
     Latham, New York  -  PERM  -  Philips
Integrated Supply Chain Rotation Engineer
     
     Home Based, United States  -  PERM  -  Philips
Senior Operations Associate
     
     Manhattan  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
 

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Last update 5 Jan 2021
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Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

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The Top 5 Areas of Improvement for Global Logistics Networks

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Tudor Rose International increases productivity through integrated SCM platform ASSIST4

Tudor Rose International is Europe’s leading export market management company specialising in building brands around the world. In business for nearly 30 years, the innovative company mastered an ambitious IT mo...

ProcureCon Indirect 2015 Benchmarking Study

In anticipation of the 2015 ProcureCon Indirect 2015 conference, the organization released the results of this year’s benchmarking study. Take a look to see how your peers answered such questions as:- Which five in...


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