As part of our sponsorship, we will host four sessions on the following topics:

Warehouse Kaizen through Data Analytics

Monday, April 12th, 1:15 PM - 1:30 PM CDT

Expansion of online business has created demands for high-speed and scalable warehouse automation systems. Understanding the performance level of the system, especially the reasons causing errors, is a key step in achieving Kaizen. Omron presents in this session two scenarios applying analytics at different levels of your facility. Scenario I highlights Omron’s AI Controller for high speed anomaly detection and immediate correction at the machine level; Scenario II details Omron’s databased enabled NX controller for secured data collecting and sharing for facility level management. Join this session to learn how Omron’s IIoT solution offers differentiating benefits through fast, reliable, and secured data connections.

Warehouse Kaizen through robotics pallet handling

Tuesday, April 13th, 2:30 PM - 2:45 PM CDT

Processing unconveyable objects and planning a flexible floorplan have been two primary challenges for warehouse managers. Omron offers a wide range of autonomous mobile robots that can help handle different tasks needed for pallet handling. With integrated safety, effective fleet optimization, and best in class navigation system, Omron’s newly released HD1500 mobile robot helps shuttle large and heavy objects through warehouses in a safe and cost-effective manner. In conjunction with Omron’s collaborative palletizing and depalletizing solution, warehouse managers can design best of class storage and product routes according to the needs in real time.

Warehouse Kaizen through machine safety

Wednesday, April 14th, 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM CDT

Modern warehouses are equipped with dynamic and high-speed material handling systems. Distribution and warehouse managers have a constant challenge in balancing between providing a more protective and collaborative environment to improve associates' working conditions and ensuring maximum production levels. With more than 50 years of experience in solving machine safety challenges, Omron has a comprehensive portfolio of machine safety technology that are engineered to meet your most demanding safety needs while preserving your productivity. Our products are in full compliance with global safety standards and are listed as the preferred choice by leading E-Commerce businesses. Join us to see how Omron can help protect your team from operational hazards.

Warehouse Kaizen through automated label quality inspection

Thursday, April 15th, 1:15 PM - 1:30 PM CDT

Consumer safety, regulations, anti-counterfeiting protection, and inventory traceability drive the requirement for accurate and high-quality labels applied throughout the logistics process. Omron supplies a broad variety of products through our “MVRC” methodology: “Mark, Verify, Read, and Communicate”, to help manufacturers and warehouse managers meet their traceability objectives. Omron presents in this session our unique solution of automated label quality inspection system, which has seen success in Life Science and Packaging industries and is of great potential for the logistics industry, in applications such as: label quality verification, damaged label reprint, shipping label verification, etc. We will also present a pre-release of our new High Resolution Smart Cameras based code reader, V440F, which simultaneously reads and formats data output from hundreds of barcodes within a large field of view.