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Could an automated conveyor system help your operation cut labor costs?

In the past, labor costs were low enough where companies couldn’t necessarily justify the cost of automated conveyor solutions. Now, higher labor rates and a rapidly growing e-commerce market have more companies considering the cost savings and speed promised by automated conveyor systems. In an article for, Alfacon Solutions Ltd. CEO John Murdoch explores the benefits that such systems can bring, as well as the factors that companies should consider when selecting one for their application. 

To learn more about the benefits of automated conveyor systems, read Mr. Murdoch’s article on