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Jan20

EP 247: Inspectorio

On this episode, I was joined by Co-Founder and President at Inspectorio, David Klein. Is it a supply chain SaaS platform that helps you with your quality, compliance, and now tracking? We discuss how Inspectorio was founded, how it has helped companies through the pandemic, and the new tracking component. Key Takeaways David and his co-founders started out helping companies to source manufacturing in Asia for different types of...

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Jan17

EP 246: BALYO

On this episode, I was joined by the Director of Sales for BALYO, John Hayes. BALYO is an autonomous mobile robot company providing multiple solutions for material handling. We discuss BALYO’s offerings, very narrow aisle setups, and islands of automation. Key Takeaways BALYO offers autonomous mobile robots of different styles from pallet jacks to reach trucks to VNA trucks so they have something that would fit your needs in multiple...

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Jan12

EP 245: DHL Innovation Center Visit

In this episode, I got the chance to visit the DHL Innovation Center in Chicago. I was lucky enough to get a tour of the center and also sit down to talk about it with Megan Wolski who is an Innovation Engagement Manager for DHL. Let me just say, this place is awesome! Key Takeaways Since the DHL Innovation Center opened in Chicago I have been dying for a chance to get inside and I got my chance recently on a trip to the area. With so...

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Jan10

EP 244: Ethics and Culture in the Warehouse

On this episode, I was joined by Emily Miner of LRN. Emily is a Senior Advisor on Ethics and Culture for LRN which is a company focused on helping other companies have better cultural and ethical environments. We discussed their recent Benchmark of Ethical Culture report, how the findings impact warehouse employees and how to help your operation have better ethical culture. Key Takeaways The Benchmark of Ethical Culture report was...

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Jan05

EP 243: Uncommon Keys from Softeon

On this episode, I was joined by Dan Gilmore who is the CMO at Softeon. Dan was previously on the podcast to talk about Softeon and its different capabilities. This time around we discuss a new white paper they released called “The 7 Uncommon Keys to WMS Success”. Key Takeaways Dan is quick to admit even though he is in the WMS business with Softeon, implementing these systems as well as others is never an easy undertaking due to the...

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Jan03

EP 242: Autoscheduler

On this episode, I was joined by Keith Moore of Autoscheduler. Keith is the Chief Product Officer at Autoscheduler where they focus on intelligent warehouse orchestration. We discuss how Autoscheduler got its start, what it does and how it will help companies grow into the future. Key Takeaways Autoscheduler is intelligent warehouse orchestration or as Keith says for now it is a warehouse optimization resource until they can come up...

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EP 241: KINETIC Insurance

On this episode, I was joined by the Co-founder and CEO at KINETIC, Haytham Elhawary. KINETIC is focused on enhancing workplace safety and ergonomics by focusing on one of the most common injury areas, the back. We discuss the origins of KINETIC, how it has evolved, and their new launch of the insurance arm of their business. Key Takeaways KINETIC was previously on the podcast discussing their wearable device but this time around...

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