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Competing for the warehouse workforce of the future

Download our e-book to learn the four critical elements warehouse and DC operators need as part of their strategic plan to capture and retain the warehouse workforce of the future.

By Lucas Systems ·

The warehouse workforce is currently undergoing a dramatic change. Lucas Systems recently conducted a series of in-depth interviews with dozens of workers representing different generations, levels of experience and perspectives, to capture their viewpoints of their work experience and lives.

Download our e-book to learn the four critical elements warehouse and DC operators need as part of their strategic plan to capture and retain the warehouse workforce of the future. This includes investing in automation that benefits and advances the on-floor worker, like mounted, wrist, and even “ring” scanners.


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