Archive for January, 2008

Users Should Feel Confident in AS/RS Reliability

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

A recent study examined the perceptions of reliability and flexibility of Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS).

An independent study concluded that users and potential users can feel confident in the reliability and adaptation of AS/RS systems for use in an array of operations for large, medium or even smaller businesses. This two part study commissioned by the Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) and conducted by Brigham Young University‚Äôs graduate students of the Marriott School of Management determined how users and non-users felt about this technology, its benefits and shortcomings. (more…)