Vertical solutions: Elevating your products to the next level
Modern DC operators face a common dilemma: the space they need to meet omnichannel demands is running out. As direct-to-consumer order fulfillment has greatly expanded their logistical requirements, the physical constraints of their warehouses have them feeling boxed in.
This episode explores vertical conveyor options available to solve this space problem. Joe Joice, vice president of business development for Honeywell Intelligrated USS, addresses the following topics:
Why the option to expand vertically is becoming more commonplace
How commercial logistics models are evolving from traditional “push” to consumer-driven “pull”
Pros and cons of a wide range of vertical lift and conveyance technologies currently available
Where these technologies are applicable to manufacturing and assembly environments