A bigger boom in warehousing on the way? Part 2: E-commerce, automation and the long-term outlook

EFT

Warehousing has been on a long journey in the last two decades, rising from a necessity few were interested in on an organisational level, to a critical asset that has to run smoothly for an operation to be effective. Maintaining profitability is a huge challenge in this new age and, therefore, warehouses will need to be structured and fitted out for high-end efficiency that befits a new post-pandemic world. This need for power underlines the journey warehouses are undergoing.

5 types of mobile robots that are changing the face of warehousing

6 River Systems

The adoption of robots in warehousing, once considered a pipe dream, has become mainstream. According to market intelligence firm Tractica , nearly a million warehousing and logistic robots will be shipped annually by the year 2022 — almost five times the volume in 2018.

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Guide to warehouse robots: types of warehouse robots, uses, navigation & more

6 River Systems

More warehouses are adopting robotics technology than ever before. The warehouse robotics market was valued at $2.28 between 2017 and 2022, reaching $6 billion in value by 2022 , with the U.S. There are several types of warehouse robots offering varying functionality, allowing warehouses to select robotics solutions that aid with various processes. Here’s a look at the various types of warehouse robots. Warehouse robots in the 0.5

The Current WMS Market Gets More Focus by Supply Chain Execs: Here’s Why

Cerasis

The current warehouse management system ( WMS ) market is expanding at an amazing rate, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15.2 By some estimates, reports Allied Market Research , the warehouse management system market will swell to more than $3 billion by 2022, and adoption of WMS systems is expected to continue with the IoT-based value in the WMS market to surpass 19 billion by 2025, says Grand View Research. Supply Chain Warehouse

The Industrial Internet of Things, Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Logistics: Where Are We & Where Are We Going?

Cerasis

trillion to $14 trillion by 2022. Warehouse Management. Warehouse management of the IoT is built the same principles of overall IoT-based supply chain management. Per Tech Target, companies are using the IoT to monitor temperature and control factors across whole warehouse networks, spanning hundreds of subsequent distribution centers and directly in-link with the final stage of delivery, transportation.

Logistics property update: December 2020

EFT

Jaguar Transport acquires Ohio warehousing site. sq ft of warehousing and manufacturing space covering 511 acres and 10 miles of private rail, with a direct switch onto the CSX rail network. Work has been completed on Amazon’s latest Ontario, Canada, warehousing facility.

Insights on Covid-19’s Impact on Singapore’s eCommerce Market

Vinculum

A prediction by a recent study states that there is a high likelihood to see Singapore’s eCommerce profits upscale by about 45% by 2022. Sell on Marketplaces Globally Inventory & Order Management Warehousing & Fulfillment Brands Multi-brand Retailers Marketplaces Sellers Industry Insights eCommerce Retailers Seller on Marketplaces

Trends and Predictions 2020: Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

Process Automation : “By 2022, firms will dedicate 35% of their logistics business process outsourcing services budget to process automation, focusing on order, inventory and shipment tracking.” Warehouse Automation : “By 2023, 65% of warehousing activities will use robots and situational data analytics to enable storage optimization, increasing capacity by over 20% and cutting work order processing time in half.”

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How to Change Your Inventory Management Strategy in the Omnichannel Era

Elementum

e-commerce market has nearly doubled in size since 2011, and is forecast to grow to $737B by 2022. This system should provide quality and real-time information about products, from quantity, to historic demand, to shipment details, value, warehousing costs, and more. Invest in IoT : The Internet of Things creates a network between internet-connected physical devices, which can bring better visibility and traceability to stores and warehouses. The U.S.

What’s the Hold-up with COVID Vaccinations? Don’t Hold Your Breath…a 2021 Prediction

NC State SCRC

Using data from the Homeland Infrastructure Foundation, we identified what the public refrigerated warehouse map actually looks like. I think early 2022 is a realistic goal…and it may only get as high as 80% if we’re lucky, even then. Welcome to 2021!

The Current WMS Market Gets More Focus by Supply Chain Execs: Here’s Why

Veridian Solutions

The current warehouse management system ( WMS ) market is expanding at an amazing rate, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15.2 By some estimates, reports Allied Market Research , the warehouse management system market will swell to more than $3 billion by 2022, and adoption of WMS systems is expected to continue with the IoT-based value in the WMS market to surpass 19 billion by 2025, says Grand View Research. Supply Chain Warehouse Management

Science Fiction and Logistics

Enterra Insights

”[2] It takes little imagination to see a role for autonomous vehicles in confined operations, like mines, ports, airfields, warehouses, and so forth. More than a year ago, the World Economic Forum predicted global job losses from AI would be offset by the new jobs created, leading to a net gain of 58 million new jobs by 2022.” Some companies already have autonomous forklifts and other automated warehouse machinery, but further automation is currently being explored.

Top Trends in 2017 – Are you a stand out 3PL?

Americold

is approximately $13,855 million, a number that's expected to reach $25,889 million by 2022. Automation sustainablity warehouse robotics online orderingAs 2017 comes to a close, the dynamic nature of the food and beverage industry continues to shape organizations.

Medical Device Manufacturing in 2021 – The 3 Key Challenges

Unleashed

As of June 2020 enforcement of UDI legislation has been delayed for some classes of medical device until 2022 due to Covid-19 disruptions. Rfid tags – very large amounts of data can be stored, and reading can be passive, for example through sensors at warehouse entrances.

Vietnam shipping and selling eCommerce guide

Vinculum

The revenue from the eCommerce market in Vietnam is projected to reach US$7,709mn in 2022. Sell on Marketplaces Globally Omnichannel Experience Warehousing & Fulfillment Brands Marketplaces Sellers Industry Insights Sellers on Marketplaces

Vacancies for US Industrial Space Lowest Since 2000

EFT

Vacancies in the US industrial sector, which includes warehouses, distribution centres and other facilities, dropped by 10 basis points (bps) to 7.2 industrial real estate market continues to be driven by the digital economy creating high demand for space in warehouses and distribution centres across the country, according to BBG, a national commercial real estate valuation, advisory and assessment firm. Online purchases are predicted to reach $638 billion by 2022.

The need to know

EFT

Port of Los Angeles container volumes hit an all-time high in August, as importers restocked warehouses and retailers prepared for the upcoming holiday season, but officials warned that uncontrolled spread of COVID-19 remains an economic threat.

Trends 2019: Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

Everyone is aware how shortages of truck drivers and warehouse workers are adversely affecting supply chain operations. … By 2022, digital technologies will have enabled the automation of repetitive operational tasks, leading to 50 percent less planner intervention and ‘touchless’ sales and operations planning.” We live in hectic times. The U.S. is in a trade war with the world. Britain is trying to disconnect from Europe. Cyber attacks are increasing.

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Blockchain in the Supply Chain is Only a Few Links Long

Enterra Insights

Once you achieve high efficiency in the supply chain, it is going to rub off on other related aspects such as distribution, warehouse, capacity building, and inventory management to further multiply the gains.” 2] Staff, “ Gartner: 80% supply chain blockchains will still be pilots in 2022 ,” Ledger Insights , 24 January 2020. [3] The global supply chain appears to be a perfect arena for blockchain technology.

Top 10 supply chain trends for 2020

Requis

Heavy industry pays a lot of money to warehouse unused assets that could be sold to other enterprises dealing with similar projects, smaller players, or even back to original OEMs. If they sold off just 5% per year, that would create 9.45% in free cash, not including the savings on warehousing costs. trillion counterfeit market by 2022) according to a report by the International Trademark Association and the International Chamber of Commerce.

A Grocery Store You’ve Never Heard of is About to be one of the Biggest in America

BlueYonder

by store count over the next four years, consumers are flocking to mobile commerce (m-commerce), which is set to drive mass adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in retail, IBM is pairing up with BMW to provide cloud-based data management, self-driving trucks will still need drivers, and micro-warehouses bring fulfillment closer to the customer. billion to expand to 2,500 stores — up from 1,600 stores today — by 2022, the company said Monday.

International Ecommerce Selling: 6 Factors to Consider Before You Get Started

ShipBob

Cross-border purchases will comprise 20% of all worldwide ecommerce by 2022. This includes not only international shipping fees, but also fulfillment costs, warehousing , and shipping supplies. . 20 years ago, international selling seemed only possible for the largest corporations.

A Grocery Store You’ve Never Heard of is About to be one of the Biggest in America

BlueYonder

by store count over the next four years, consumers are flocking to mobile commerce (m-commerce), which is set to drive mass adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in retail, IBM is pairing up with BMW to provide cloud-based data management, self-driving trucks will still need drivers, and micro-warehouses bring fulfillment closer to the customer. billion to expand to 2,500 stores — up from 1,600 stores today — by 2022, the company said Monday.

Amazon’s Mexican Aspirations

Logistics Trends and Insights

Currently, Amazon operates three warehouses just outside Mexico City with about 1.5 of total sales in 2017 but it’s projected to more than double by 2022, reaching $14 billion. Amazon implemented a strategy which includes trucks leaving its warehouses in Cuatitlán Izcalli travel in a convoy with security vehicles to accompany the trucks during times when robberies are known to be more frequent.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

BlueYonder

Macpherson predicted that the figure will easily be 80 percent by 2022. Everything today is run by data that’s hyper-connected to customers, trucks, warehouses and quality monitoring, just to name a few. Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs).

Location Decision Drivers: Trends Shaping New Location Selection in Europe

EFT

In the final section of our 2017 survey, we asked how respondents would describe their current distribution network and what they expected it to look like by 2022. With changing demographics and increased levels of value-added services in logistics warehouses, availability of qualified staff has become a structural as well as a cyclical driver and this ranked highly in the 2015 and 2013 surveys, as well as 2017. Customer Industry in Prologis warehouses, Europe (%, NRA basis). .

Freight Forwarding And Digital Customer Service Five Years From Now

Freightos

What do forwarders think will happen to freight service by 2022? Almost every aspect of their e-commerce processes are computer-driven, and they will do the same with logistics, be that robotic warehouses , driverless deliveries , or international freight. Freight Forwarding And Digital Customer Service Five Years From Now. By John Edmonds, Research & Marketing, Freightos. Today we shop in our pajamas, comfortable behind our screens.

Thailand Distribution Network Design: Should You Optimise or Wait?

Logistics Bureau

Big changes are on the cards for Thailand’s transportation infrastructure, assuming the government’s plans to upgrade road and rail networks between now and 2022 come to fruition. Thailand can be a challenging country in which to move materials and goods efficiently between production facilities, warehouses, and end-customers. After all, the upgrade is slated for completion by 2022 at the latest.

Recap: 6 River Systems at MODEX 2020

6 River Systems

Speaking Events on Monday: 11:30 AM – TRG of MHI Presents: Warehouse Automation: Beyond the Robot Emerging Technologies Theater 6 River Systems VP of Marketing Fergal Glynn joinex The Robotics Group as they discussed the types of technology needed in warehouse automation, aside from the robot. 11:30 AM – Fireside Chat: Warehouse Automation and the use of AI 6 River Systems Booth 7489 Co-Founder and co-CEO Jerome Dubois explored how we use AI in warehouse automation.

Your Guide to Multichannel Selling

Unleashed

Delivering out of stock products from a warehouse. In 2022, the augmented and virtual reality market is expected to be worth US$ 209.2 What is multichannel selling? Multichannel selling allows customers to shop and purchase through whichever channel they prefer. Traditional multichannel selling used to be limited to in-store experiences, catalogues, or by phone or email. For example, a manufacturer who is selling to a few wholesalers would have sent out a catalogue to them.

How to Scale Health and Beauty Products: Online Stores with Intelligent Fulfillment

ShipBob

Here are some surprising stats that showcase its tremendous growth: US health, beauty, and wellness category is forecasted to reach $86 billion by 2022. As your monthly order volume increases and orders are coming in from all over the country (or even the world), fulfilling orders in your home or office, or storing all your inventory in one warehouse can cause a lot of headaches. . Too few warehouses.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

BlueYonder

Macpherson predicted that the figure will easily be 80 percent by 2022. Everything today is run by data that’s hyper-connected to customers, trucks, warehouses and quality monitoring, just to name a few. Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs).

Marketplace Payment Reconciliation – Easier Said than Done

Vinculum

trillion US dollars by 2022. Apart from this there are a number of other ways by which deductions are made in the payment of a seller within the marketplace for example the payment could be subjected to commissions, closing fees, shipping charges, discounts and offers, storage and warehousing, statutory taxes and unremitted orders. With technology becoming easier, accessible and feasible within the marketplace ecosystem e-commerce turns out to be the first choice for the buyers.

Main Street Heroes: Five Retail Tech Trends To Watch

Repl Group

These allow devices to collect data across the customer journey, from warehouse to shop floor, integrating multiple systems and optimising the overall experience. A report from OC&C Strategy Consultants revealed that by 2022, consumers are expected to spend £3.5bn on shopping via voice-activated devices. The reinvention of in-store retail is underway. To stay competitive on the cut-throat high street, there’s no room for complacency.

The latest trends in supply chain management [2016 Review]

Abivin

The increased money companies will make or save through optimized logistics and supply chains is estimated at $3 trillion through 2022” [1]. Logistics managers can now plan and visualize warehouses in full-scale even before beginning construction. Large multinationals will be paying very close attention to the design of their supply chain networks – to where their factories and warehouses are located and how they flow products to customers” [4].

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