The Commonwealth Supply Chain Advisors Blog

Warehouse Automation Projects: Don’t cut corners with slotting!

November 12th, 2019

Warehouse slotting is a little like happiness: Everybody wants it, but nobody can agree on what it means or how to get it. Nevertheless, slotting can make or break a warehouse automation project.

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Using Simulation on Warehouse Automation Projects

November 5th, 2019

Mark Twain said, “There are lies, damn lies, and simulations.” (We’ve paraphrased a bit, but who’s counting?). Don’t let your warehouse automation simulation give you a false sense of security.

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Spending “Smart Money” on Warehouse Automation Projects

October 30th, 2019

When it comes to warehouse automation projects, what matters isn’t spending a lot of money, it’s spending “smart money”.

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Select Partners Wisely on Warehouse Automation Projects

October 23rd, 2019

“Choose wisely.” This sage advice from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade really matters when it comes to selecting warehouse automation vendors.

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Warehouse Automation: Value the Gray Hairs!

October 15th, 2019

Value the gray hairs! On warehouse automation projects, sometimes there’s no substitute for experienced designers and projects managers who have been around the block a time or two.

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