ProMat 2017 - supply chain, manufacturing, distribution trade show
McCormick Place
Chicago, IL | April 3-6, 2017

Optimizing Your Supply Chain with Advanced Analytics

Sponsored by Dematic

  • Seminar Number 118
  • Date Monday, April 3, 2017
  • Time 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Location Theater H
  • Type Seminar

Presented By

Charles Otten - Product Manager, Global Logistics Solution
Dematic
charles.otten@dematic.com
269-348-4667 (w)


 

What You Will Learn

As global supply chains become more complex, companies are under increasing pressure to make their operations as efficient as possible to lower costs and improve order delivery time and accuracy. With the growth of ecommerce, distribution and fulfillment centers must deal with high order volumes with significant seasonality and a large number of SKUs. Companies are looking for ways to reduce movement adn handling of goods within the warehouse, optimize both labor and equipment usage, and fulfill orders quickly and with high accuracy. The leading vendors in Material Handling Industry are developing software solutions that address the need for advanced analytics to help their customers manage and optimize operations. In this session. Dematic software leaders will explain how they are using data analytics to help customers understand what is happening within their distribution centers, to identify, predict and prevent bottlenecks and other problems to improve efficiency, and to design and run an optimal operation.
 

Key Takeaways

• Understand what data needs to be gathered in a distribution center and how to make the best use of it
• Understand the difference between historical data analytics and predictive data analytics and why bothare important

 

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