The days of justifying a materials-handling investment simply because the technology is "crucial" to supply-chain operations are waning, according to distribution executives. Retailers and wholesalers now need to be able to document where and how materials-handling technology is cutting costs and boosting efficiency, as part of the new emphasis on shortening the time required to achieve a return on investment. The ROI can come in the form of increased invoice accuracy, putaway and ...

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