With the falling Canadian dollar in late 2015 and expectations of even more downward pressure on the loonie for the next two years, Canadian exporters are presented a unique opportunity to increase profitably by taking advantage of open access to a lucrative U.S. market.
Increases in productivity are critical for successfully expanding businesses into the States. One area of major productivity improvement that manufacturers can undertake in 2016 is supply chain automation.
This strategic guide provides manufacturing COOs with the reasons WHY and tactics HOW to implement automation in your supply chain, including:
- What supply chain automation includes and the vast benefits of implementing automation
- Methods for identifying opportunities for automation including how to perform a workflow analysis
- Ways to plan for success and how technology can be leveraged in your automation project