How Fulfillment Is Meeting Ecommerce Demands: Part 1

Stefan Nusser

Chief Product Officer at Fetch Robotics

Learning Objectives

COVID-19 has changed the way we work, live, shop and interact. As e-commerce booms and more people shop online than ever before, workflows in distribution and fulfillment centers have evolved to meet increasing demands. The pandemic has sped up the evolution of technology and its role in shipping and logistics. In this session, Stefan Nusser, Chief Product Officer of Fetch Robotics, explores the role of Automated Mobile Robots (AMRs), how to navigate their integration into distribution and fulfillment centers and how integration into fixed automation leverages prior investments. Stefan discusses how AMRs can help optimize associate effort on high-value tasks, increase focus on facility sanitization and voice picking workflows in dark stores and micro-fulfillment operations.

Key Takeaways:

  • How AMRs improve key workflows in distribution and fulfillment operations

  • How to tackle industrial mobile robot installations

  • Robots instrumental role in allowing associates to focus on high-value tasks and why it's important