Technology is reshaping supply chains, and the warehousing segment is no different. Operational challenges are plenty, with the tight labor market and an even-tighter availability in commercial real estate pushing management to look inwards at improving efficiency within their existing infrastructure and processes. Being the lynchpin between the mid-mile and the last-mile operations, warehousing is witnessing a significant shift towards automation and smart technology integration.
This episode of In Transit delves into the world of augmented reality (AR) and its transformative impact on the warehousing segment. Augmented Reality technology has emerged as a game-changer, offering innovative solutions to traditional challenges. This episode explores how AR is not just a futuristic concept but a present-day tool driving efficiency and revolutionizing picking and sorting operations, employee training, and even customer experience.
Host Vishnu Rajamanickam is joined by Paul Travers, President and CEO of Vuzix, a company at the forefront of AR technology and smart glasses innovation. Travers, with his wealth of knowledge and experience, sheds light on how Vuzix's smart glasses are redefining the warehousing sector.
Travers explains the role of AR glasses in enhancing operational efficiency and tackling the high turnover challenge in warehouses. He also touches on the integration of AR with other technologies, demonstrating how such solutions can streamline processes and facilitate rapid employee onboarding. Tune in to this episode for a glimpse into the innovative world of AR technology and its transformative potential in reshaping the supply chain and its daily experiences.
Link to the report referenced in the podcast - https://www.vuzix.com/pages/thank-you-white-paper-ar-wearables-in-logistics-and-warehousing