enVista Announces Launch of Robotics Practice to Help Companies Overcome Labor Shortages in Manufacturing & Distribution

Robotics testing facility and practice expands enVista’s automation capabilities and provides clients customized solutions to significantly improve manufacturing and distribution efficiencies


enVista, a leading global software solutions and consulting services firm, announces today at ProMat 2019 the launch of its new Robotics Practice to help companies overcome critical labor shortages in distribution and manufacturing in order to improve efficiencies and competitive advantage. enVista engineers are proving out the value and application of robotics solutions and developing custom solutions for clients in its state-of-the-art robotics lab and testing facility in Chicago.

enVista’s robotics solutions include: proof of concept testing; operational assessments; modeling and analytics; custom test environments; automation assessments; tailored engineering solutions; and a full robotics innovation and testing facility with industry-leading Fanuc robots. enVista brings nearly 20 years of experience in supply chain strategy, operations and system implementations to develop and provide unbiased, customized solutions that address clients’ unique business requirements.

enVista CEO Jim Barnes said, “In today’s tight labor market and with rising fulfillment costs, companies are increasingly leveraging automation and robotics in warehouses and distribution centers to deliver optimal output and fulfillment. However, these solutions need to be leveraged strategically in proven, data-driven instances that support organizational objectives and with a firm understanding of time to value.

Barnes continued, “There is significant advantage for manufacturers and distributors to partner with a consulting firm that develops and implements end-to-end supply chain solutions, including digital solutions like high-speed robotics and IoT. enVista is the single provider in market providing comprehensive digital and physical commerce solutions.”

enVista’s automation and robotics services team is comprised of dedicated, system-agnostic consultants, as well as mechanical, electrical, and software engineers that project and model an optimal approach for warehouse and distribution center labor productivity and automation needs.

enVista is showcasing its Fanuc robots at ProMat booth S3959. To learn more about enVista’s DC and warehouse automation and robotics services.