The food processing industry is the largest industry in the world. As the food supply chain grows in complexity along with consumer and retailer demands, processors are under more pressure than ever to stay competitive and remain profitable.
Online shoppers often set aside store and brand loyalties during the holidays as they hunt for the best bargains but retailers can keep a hold of their best customers by enhancing the unboxing experience.
To avoid peak season nightmares and deliver precious gifts on time, retailers need to remove wasteful activities by standardizing operations, regrouping packing areas, and automating what can be automated.
As the competition heats up for on-demand, capable labor to help retailers survive the holiday peak period, companies must evaluate how to best use temporary labor in order to avoid costly fulfillment mistakes.