What You Will Learn
The material handling world has undergone several changes as technology and software go through their respective upgrades to match changing consumer demands. Manufacturing, assembly, warehousing, and distribution facilities – or a combination of some/all – have succumbed to the fast-paced instant delivery focus that was unheard of half a decade ago. This fast-paced delivery scheme is not limited to conventional products but is geared to change the way nearly all consumer goods are purchased and delivered, and the food industry is no exception. However, there are keys to understanding when and how to upgrade products and equipment in the food industry, and the keys can be more conventional than most assume.