Considering all the advantages automation provides, one might be surprised just how many U.S. companies still use manual labor to accomplish feats machines could perform more efficiently, economically and even safely. Any of the legion of companies utilizing corrugated boxes in their output immediately can realize the benefits of switching from man to machine in assembling these cubic and rectangular units.
Evaluating automated vs. manual case taping
Strategy brief from Loveshaw evaluates the cost of automated case tapers vs. manual case taping, comparing number of workers, number of cases taped, tape used, and impact on production.
Jan 31st, 2010