How Robotic Assisted Fulfillment Increased Productivity for a Top 3PL


Date: October 1, 2020
Time: 11:00 am PT/ 2:00 pm ET

Taylored Services, a leading omnichannel third-party logistics (3PL) provider, offers major retail and ecommerce customers an end-to-end fulfillment solution from its multi-tenant distribution centers. Taylored’s high-profile clients entrust the 3PL to fulfill customer orders on time and in full, continuously improving turn times and pick rates on all wholesale and retail orders without driving up operational costs.

To meet these high expectations, Taylored chose a multi-bot fulfillment solution from Locus Robotics to improve warehouse flexibility and decrease employee walking time to improve overall productivity. One aggressive metric goal Taylored set: Triple the units picked per hour while driving down costs for customers. Hear firsthand how Taylored worked with Locus to implement its robotic fulfillment solution and how the technology is being utilized to deliver the highest level of customer service.

You will learn:

  • Best practices for evaluating and adopting co-bots in your operation
  • How robots leverage your current workforce to get orders out the door 2x-3x faster
  • How to proactively combat market changes and meet SLAs without sacrificing throughput, accuracy or quality of service
  • How to efficiently scale to meet periods of high/unexpected demand without adding seasonal labor
  • Presenters:

    Karen Leavitt, Karen Leavitt
    Chief Marketing Officer
    Locus Robotics

    Karen has over twenty years of experience developing innovative, creative, and effective marketing programs for a wide range of technology companies. From start-ups to Fortune 1000 public companies, Karen’s outstanding analytical and technical abilities consistently deliver positive marketing ROI. She also serves as the dynamic and articulate corporate spokesperson before press, analysts, customers, partners, and investors.
    Brian Southwell Brian Southwell
    Vice President of Business Development and Marketingy
    Taylored Fulfillment Services

    Brian Southwell leads the new business development activities for North America at Taylored Services. Brian has over 25 years of operational experience in the 3rd Party Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation and Distribution industries and has been a welcome addition to the Taylored Services family.

    Prior to joining Taylored, Brian has held senior management positions as AVP of Transportation Services at FMI International, Sr. Vice President of Operations at Summit Global Logistics and Vice President of Operations N. America at Toll Global Forwarding. His operational experience proves to be invaluable as he develops new solutions for our existing clients, manages the integration and onboarding of new business partners and oversees a seamless transition to operations.


    Mike O'Brien Mike O’Brien
    Senior Content Manager
    Multichannel Merchant

    Mike has worked in journalism, marketing and public relations for more than 25 years. He covers the world of direct-to-customer operations and fulfillment, editing the O+F Advisor newsletter while also programming MCM’s annual Operations Summit conference. Previously he was a senior account executive for Marx Communications public relations, working with marketing and advertising services firms.

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