Shaping the Future of Warehouses: Key Takeaways from MODEX 2024

March 28, 2024


As the logistics and material handling sectors pivot towards recovery and innovation, MODEX 2024 emerges as the crucible of transformation. With an attendance spike reminiscent of pre-pandemic vigor—up by 30%—the event has become the epicenter of technological showcases, signaling a new chapter for industry efficiencies. The stakes? A competitive edge in an industry where, according to MHI, companies are set to spend over $600 billion on warehouse automation globally by 2025.

How are advanced robotics and data analytics reshaping warehouse operations? This pressing question lingers in the minds of industry professionals seeking to leverage the latest technological breakthroughs for enhanced efficiency and competitive advantage.

In the latest episode of On Time In Full, host Gabrielle Bejarano and guest Chris Mehl, Senior Director of Sales at Designed Conveyor Systems, dissect the most compelling innovations and strategic insights from MODEX 2024, painting a future where data-driven decisions and robotic precision become the cornerstones of warehouse operations.

  • The resurgence of in-person participation at MODEX 2024, signaling robust industry engagement and networking opportunities.
  • Spotlight on cutting-edge robotic solutions and AI-driven software, transitioning from beta concepts to ready-to-deploy warehouse tools.
  • Insights into the datum tool’s ability to fill gaps in warehouse management systems, fostering operational agility and data fluency.

Chris Mehl brings to the conversation his extensive experience in sales and his visionary outlook on material handling. Holding the position of Senior Director of Sales at Designed Conveyor Systems, Mehl’s insights are backed by a track record of driving innovation and efficiency within the logistics sector.

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