LIDD's Charles Fallon Cited in Inside Logistics' Publication


LIDD expert Charles Fallon was featured recently in Inside Logistics magazine. Writer Treena Hein delved into how automation in infrastructure...

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Merge Considerations in an Automatic Environment

When designing an automated system, it is important to protect production rates. Small oversights in a fast-paced environment can quickly multiply and...

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How Old Books Can Teach Us New Putaway Tricks

The New York Times recently profiled a new storage and retrieval system that the New York Public Library is building underground next to its historic...

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GUEST BLOG: How Does Automation Improve Distribution Center Productivity?

LIDD welcomes Scott Stone, e-business manager at materials handling provider Cisco-Eagle.  Scott has some thought provoking things to say about...

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Amazon’s Robots and the Genius of a 44 Year Payback

Amazon’s robots are getting flattering press.  And for good reason: they’re the cutest darned things.

Well, that’s not fair.  According to Amazon,...

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Amazon Hires 10,000 Robots

Geekwire reports (link to article) that Amazon plans to add 10,000 KIVA robots to its distribution centers by the end of the year.

If you don’t know...

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A member of this blog’s audience passed along a Software Advice article by Michael Koploy and asked for our comment.  So here it is: yes.

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Paybacks and Automation

On the subject of automation, one point frequently raised in its favor is that prices on automation

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