Is your team ready for Industry 4.0? With supply chain demands continuing to become more complex, automation solutions have become a necessity across all industries. Increasingly, companies are automating more processes across their facilities to boost productivity, efficiently adjust to changes, create safer working environments, and reduce operating costs.
Introducing new automation technology can be disruptive in a facility, making it challenging for some businesses and their employees to immediately embrace the new processes and systems. However, the adoption of new technology in material handling follows a fairly uniform process, regardless of the industry vertical. Follow these five steps to prepare your human workforce for the adoption of smart material handling technology like connected self-driving autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) or automated guided vehicles (AGVs).