15 Nov, 2012
Robots in the Warehouse
There is a rapid growth in warehouse use of robots. Logistical issues such as Just in Time (JIT), First In First Out (FIFO), and throughput based tiered storage in ASRS (Automatic Storage and Retrieval Systems) are discussed. New advances in demand based work flow, time based storage and retrieval, and work step optimization is covered. Video helps brings into focus considerations for realworld applications of robots for the warehouse.