Automated Internet-Shopping Terminals for Self-Service Pick-Ups

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Abstract

In near future effective design and user friendliness of easy to use pick-up stations will be an essential success factor for internet shopping. To reduce delivery traffic and to allow safe handover possibilities for parcel services comfortable pickup terminals become a necessary element of supply chains. An Austrian research consortium developed an innovative depot system for passenger’s luggage at railway stations and at public hot spots like shopping centers. This system represents a new cube adaptive storage technology for luggage and bags and incorporates a novel concept for effective warehousing and handling of parcels, too. The paper provides an overview about needs and expectations and describes the web-based functionalities and benefits for operators and users.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Conference on Industrial Logistics, ICIL 2014 - Conference Proceedings
PublisherInternational Centre for Innovation and Industrial Logistics
Pages82-88
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)978-953-7738-29-7
Publication statusPublished - 2014
EventInternational Conference on Industrial Logistics - Bol, Croatia
Duration: 11 Jun 201413 Jun 2014
http://www.icil2014.info/

Publication series

NameInternational Conference on Industrial Logistics, ICIL 2014 - Conference Proceedings

Conference

ConferenceInternational Conference on Industrial Logistics
CountryCroatia
CityBol
Period11.06.201413.06.2014
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Keywords

  • Storage Equipment and Systems
  • Intralogistics
  • Logistics Technology
  • Automation in Logistics
  • Storage equipment and systems
  • Logistics technology
  • Web-based logistics
  • Automation in logistics

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