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

Last Mile Lessons for the First Miile

Sponsored by OTTO Motors

TitleType
Webinar Conference Recording
Presentation Adobe PDF
  • Seminar Number
  • Date Wednesday, April 5, 2017
  • Time 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location Autonomous Vehicle Solutions Theater (North Hall)
  • Type Seminar
 

What You Will Learn

Manufacturers tend to focus on solving challenges related to the Last Mile, but every last mile has a First Mile. It is often the process of material transport within intralogistics that is overlooked, yet material handling accounts for 30-75% of an item's total production cost. By abiding to lean principles and implementing intelligent technologies that enable data-driven results, the first mile can generate a growth center instead of a cost center. Learn how self-driving vehicles impact the first mile and enable lean manufacturing. OTTO Motors, a division of Clearpath, provides self-driving vehicle technology to manufacturers to enable to safe, flexible, and rugged material transport. For more information visit www.ottomotors.com.
 

Key Takeaways

Manufacturers tend to focus on solving challenges related to the Last Mile, but every last mile has a First Mile. It is often the process of material transport within intralogistics that is overlooked, yet material handling accounts for 30-75% of an item's total production cost.

 

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