Richard WhettonOperations Manager
9:10 AM Investing in an Autostore at “Catch of the Day” to Reduce Labour Costs and Increase Picking Speed
Catch of the Day have invested in an AutoStore where robots retrieve products. From 60 pickers to almost as little as 12, these robots can pick
20 000 orders in a day across 40 000 different products, significantly changing the organisation’s labour costs. This session will explore:
- Identifying the strengths and weaknesses of an automated warehouse.
- Addressing the changes in picking speed.
- Understanding the strengths and weaknesses of automation in terms of e-commerce.