Warehouse automation has long been a strategic initiative for companies that have warehouses and distribution centers (DC). COVID-19 has increased the urgency for automation as the need for laborers, worker safety and unpredictability in supply chain have surged.
While there is great potential for warehouse automation systems to bring significant benefits, that potential alone is rarely enough to justify the cost. Understanding how to calculate the ROI of warehouse automation is essential.
In this eBook we will share:
- A broader view of ROI;
- The 5 keys to calculating ROI for automation; and
- Additional factors that should be considered in your business case.