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Tom Bonkenburg Quoted in the Wall Street Journal

8.07.2017

The Wall Street Journal recently published an article about collaboration robots, an up-and-coming trend in warehouse automation. These machines were designed to work alongside humans in the workforce instead of replacing them. The article, "A Robot Can Be a Warehouse Worker’s Best Friend," explains that robots can help lead workers to specific items so they can pick more efficiently. A few top industry experts, including St. Onge Company's Tom Bonkenburg, gave their thoughts on the opportunities and potential pitfalls of this exciting new technology.

"It can take years for technologies to move from the pilot phase to widespread use. Most operators want to see a few success stories before investing in new technology, said Tom Bonkenburg, a partner at St. Onge Co., a supply-chain engineering and consulting firm."

Click here to read the full article on the Wall Street Journal website!