CARLSTADT, NJ--(Marketwired - Apr 2, 2013) - The Distribution Roundtable, a LinkedIn Group offering events dedicated to providing an educational forum and encouraging communication among distribution professionals in the consumer goods industry, announces a free interactive workshop on Multi-Modal Voice Technology for Picking & Beyond. The free workshop will be held on April 11, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the New Jersey Institute of Technology.
"Voice directed technologies can greatly improve distribution center processes for picking and non-picking functions," said John Neimeyer, Marketing & Sales Coordinator at W&H Systems, a material handling systems integrator and sponsor of this event. "These systems have the flexibility to be used at receiving docks, on picking vehicles, at pick zones, and at shipping docks, while typically reducing error rates by 80% and improving productivity by 30%, making them an essential technology for enhancing fulfillment rates, which can be used anywhere in the warehouse."
Distribution Roundtable Interactive Workshop Highlights Include:
- Sharing experiences, ideas, while learning from your peers in a purely educational environment.
- Learning how companies have solved DC challenges using voice directed technologies.
- Identifying tasks where Voice, RF, RFID, Pick-to-Light and other forms of automation can be combined to optimize efficiency and accuracy.
- Working with a group of peers, brainstorming solutions, and communicating best practices to your real-world distribution challenges.
The Distribution Roundtable free interactive workshop will be held on April 11, 2013 at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) located at Eberhardt Hall, 154 Summit Street, Newark, New Jersey, 07102. Parking on campus is free. A complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided by NJIT.
Registration is required and seats are limited so register now by clicking here or on the link below: http://www.distributionroundtable.org/component/eventbooking/?task=view_event&event_id=4&Itemid=142
About The Distribution Roundtable
The Distribution Roundtable is a LinkedIn Group offering events dedicated to providing an educational forum and encouraging communication among distribution professionals in the consumer goods industry. It is the goal of our events to expose its registrants to a variety of industries that utilize a broad spectrum of material handling technologies and methodologies in an effort to expand both personal and professional horizons. To do so, we offer webinars on important industry trends and the roundtable events, which include a tour of an exemplary warehouse operation followed by a lunch/dinner presentation with a prominent guest speaker.