Virtual reality and augmented reality offer exciting possibilities for supply chains. While the applications are quite different, both are gaining ground. Some early applications include equipment training and work simulations (VR), and inbound receiving, picking, and put-away (AR). While there have been many innovations in supply chain-, “We have yet to work with technologies that have these types of transformational possibilities,” says Phillip Avelar, managing director of Advanced Solutions, a Chicago-based company that helps businesses optimize their SAP supply chain solutions. See what else Avelar had to say about AR and VR in the September-October issue of Parcel:
How are your companies using (or thinking of using) AR and VR?