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Joe O'Connor

Joe is the Director of Marketing for Wynright Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Daifuku Webb.

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Posted by Joe O'Connor on 6/3/16 10:00 AM

Focus on: Future Trends in Logistics and Warehousing and Cobots in the Workforce

We’re excited to be participating in two panels at the upcoming AVUSI New England’s ROBOTICA 2016 event on June 7th at Devens Common Center, Devens, MA. 

Giovanni Stone, Director of Wynright Robotics at Wynright Corporation (Wynright Corporation is a subsidiary of Daifuku North America Holding Company), will be adding his vast experience in multiple supply chain and manufacturing segments to the “Robotics in Logistics and Warehousing - Current Applications & Future Trends” panel. Giovanni is at the cutting edge of technology in this area as he works to transform new innovations in robotic concepts developed at Wynright into commercial products. 

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Topics: robotics, automation

How to Make Multi-Channel Distribution a Success

Posted by Joe O'Connor on 6/18/14 3:05 PM

Automated material handling systems have endless possibilities when it comes to making your warehouse or distribution center more efficient. For example Converse and Hurley brands now share two distribution centers in Ontario, Calif., accounting for a combined footprint of one million square feet. Across the several miles that separate them, the facilities have automated and synchronized their entire wholesale, retail and eCommerce supply chains so they are scalable, functional, flexible and quick. Converse has paved the way for more efficient material handling processes including:

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Topics: Material Handling Industry, Automated Systems