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Successful CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) is about action. An often overlooked action to improve CSR is industrial automation with AGVs (Automated Guided Vehicles). Well-known for their quick efficiency gains in industries and warehouses, AGVs such as mobile robots and tuggers also contribute to improving your environmental and social performance.

The trend is clear: more and more companies, large and small, are turning to solutions involving Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs). The development of new vehicle types and technology break-throughs in fields like AI leads to more intelligence in AGV solutions, and is expanding the scope of what an AGV can do. The rapidly growing e-commerce sector and the paradigm shift in the automotive industry are other important driving factors.

Installing AGVs in your plant is about change management. How do you convince your people that automation is the right way to go?

Installing and integrating AGVs involves project organization, driveway design and system connection. Here is what you need to think about.

Every AGV installation needs service and upgrades. What do you need to think about? Not that much, as this article shows.

Automation with vehicles like mobile robots and carts often come with a high return on investment and a short payback period.

Quicker design and commissioning of AGVs will soon be a reality. New software is on the way.

Want to join the industry 4.0 revolution but don’t know where to start? Here is how AGVs can make a real difference at a modest investment.

Which AGV supplier is the right one for you? Find out by reading this article and get access to the longest list of automated guided vehicle suppliers in the industry.

In the mid-1970s, Tetra Pak started to use AGVs (automated guided vehicles) in their manufacturing and warehouse facilities.

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