New advancements in technologies like robotics and automation are transforming the manufacturing industry, facilitating the collection of massive amounts of data and informing production to instill greater agility in the supply chain. Jon Wright, vice president of the Food & Consumer Products practice at Burns & McDonnell, speaks to the benefits of a pull supply chain strategy.
Automated storage and retrieval systems can be designed using data to build effective, reliable and flexible systems.
Jon Wright is a vice president at Burns & McDonnell, providing pre-capital business consulting, engineering, procurement, construction, startup and commissioning services for domestic and international clients in the food, beverage and consumer products sector. Before joining Burns & McDonnell, Jon worked for companies in roles leading corporate supply chain strategy and operations business management.