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Essential Technologies for Warehousing Productivity

Warehouses are playing an important role in logistic as it can be an assembly line, fulfillment center as well as customer service or collection point. In the present, technology is important for every sector of the economy in the fast-paced. Besides, technologies for warehousing is one of the key drivers to ensure the goods flow effortless, improve efficiency and productivity. What are the essential technologies for warehousing productivity?

Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs)

Automatic guided vehicles are a driverless robot that can transport pallets, shelves, and goods in a dedicated area. AGVs work cumulatively with humans to transfer goods in a facility. It uses in many warehouses like ‘Alibaba Warehouse’ and ‘DHL Express’ to reduce shipment damage by the forklift and also minimize the accident in the facility. The picture below shows the AGVs were transferring the boxes on the shelve in a dedicated area.


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Benjamin Then Chuang Soon, DLSM
Benjamin Then Chuang Soon has substantive years of experience specifically in warehouse management. He is a member of the Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management (SIPMM). Benjamin completed the Diploma in Logistics and Supply Management (DLSM) on September 2020 at SIPMM Institute.
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