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Title: Benefits of shift scheduling automation systems in logistics & transportation
Authors: Spyropoulos, Theocharis Stylianos
Subjects LC: Business logistics - Management
Personnel management
Technological innovations
Keywords: Logistics
Shift automation
Human Resources Management
Shift scheduling automation software
Shift management
Shift work
Employee scheduling
Issue Date: 28-Dec-2018
Publisher: Technical University of Kosice
University of Belgrade
Abstract: The study examines the role of Shift Automation Systems in Logistics and Transportation. With Logistics Centers and Transportation Companies 24/7 operarations, the need to automate processes becomes critical for success. Despite the increase of information and automation systems applied in logistics and transportation, employees and equipment schedules also need to be monitored carefully to ensure productivity and smooth operations. In addition 3rd party employees may have significant role in overall productivity. The study examines potential areas for performance and productivity improvements in Logistic Centers and Transportation companies using latest Shift Automation Technologies.
Description: Article published open access in on December 28th, 2018.
Length: 10 pages
Type: Journal Article
Relation (Part Of): Transport & Logistics: the International Journal
Publication Status: Published
ISSN: 1451-107X (print)
2406-1069 (online)
Citation: Spyropoulos, TS 2018, 'Benefits of shift automation systems in logistics & transportation', Transport & Logistics: the International Journal, vol. 18, no.45, pp. 112-121.
Restrictions: Attribution 4.0 International
Language: en_US
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