Webinar Recording

How to avoid Islands of Automation  

30 min

The future of warehouses is automated. There are many widely discussed reasons for that. The bottom line is that in many businesses operating in a traditional warehouse environment is simply no longer viable with the rise of e-commerce and omnichannel distribution from a scale-up perspective.

The question is: how will the current economic downturn, with high inflation and narrowing demand, impact initiatives of newwarehouse automation project?  And why will warehouse automation continue to dominate the scene in the coming years? We believe it is because the challenges  driving warehouse automation in the first place will not disappear once the crisis is over. 
Ok, so the future of warehouses is automated. What strategies to follow, risks to avoid and tips to consider making these investments successful?  
One important factor is to determine your IT strategy early. As companies invest in more automation and often in solutions from several different suppliers, it is important not to end up with the so-called "Islands of Automation." In this webinar, our Automation Expert, Claes Jönsson, will share his insights and experiences on this topic.


In this 30-minute webinar, you will learn:

  • The concept of Islands of Automation

  • The risks and how to avoid them 

  • The optimal IT and warehouse setup


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Automation Expert

Claes Jönsson

Consafe Logistics

Claes Jönsson is an automation expert, leading our Automation Excellence Team at Consafe Logistics. He has more than 25 years of experience in the logistics industry and a huge passion for chess!