Automation, specifically robotics, is transforming modern warehousing in ways never imagined before. Capable of undertaking arduous and repetitive tasks more efficiently, robots represent a step-change in logistics, allowing warehousing firms to better serve their customers, protect margins and future-proof their operations.
But just how ready is the UK warehousing industry for the robot revolution? Find out by watching this free-to-view IntraLogisteX Connected webinar, sponsored by OrderWise Robotics (OWR) and Hikrobot, on demand!
As viewers will discover, OWR’s market-leading dataset draws on more than 50 independent sources including proprietary data and insights. Based on OWR’s qualitative research, the company’s robotics business consultant, Greg Downey, and head of robotics, Joe Daft, provide a ‘robotics-ready’ verdict across a range of sectors to highlight where the opportunities lie.
You can find a copy of OWR’s report by clicking here.
Meet the speakers:
Greg Downey, robotics business consultant, OW Robotics
Greg helps businesses achieve their warehouse automation potential. Using innovative technology, featuring goods-to-person solutions and A-B movements, he has helped to improve efficiency and reduce costs across a wide range of industries.
Joe Daft, head of robotics, OW Robotics
Joe specialises in department efficiency and development through the application of technology. He has held a range of technical and IT roles over 15 years in different sectors, including senior operations roles.
Meet the host:
John Thornton, editor, Robotics & Innovation
John joined Akabo Media in August 2019 and has worked in B2B publishing for eight years, editing engineering technology titles serving the automotive, marine and sports and entertainment venue sectors. Currently editor of Robotics & Innovation and City Transport & Traffic Innovation, John co-ordinates the day-the-day operations of both titles, using independent editorial content as a platform to bring buyers and sellers together via print and online. John also serves as a chair for the annual Road User Charging Conference in Brussels and can be found sniffing out breaking news stories throughout the halls of Akabo Media’s industry-leading exhibitions and conferences.