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Vuzix Strategic Investment to Optimize Supply Chains with Smart Glasses

30-March-2021

Hands-free tech makes for faster, more efficient order pickers

Worldwide, nearly every industry has been disrupted since March 2020. Supply chains scramble to meet demand while following physical distancing protocols.

Businesses look to the following innovations to overcome such challenges:

  1. Machine Learning
  2. Augmented Reality

Keeping with this development, Vuzix has become a minority investor in a major supply chain platform, Ox Fulfillment Solutions.

The company has created a hands-free order management system that helps retailers pick orders faster.

READ: Smart Glasses offer a breakthrough in food processing

Adding to the excitement: the entire system runs on hands-free Smart Glasses.

Vuzix has invested in a fulfillment platform that increases order picker efficiency and speed with hands-free Smart Glasses.
Image credit: FreightWaves

Retail and Augmented Reality (AR)

This new partnership could benefit both businesses and consumers.

Vuzix’s wearable display tech allows users to work hands-free. In warehouses, order pickers are no longer interrupted by counter-intuitive scanners and RF guns.

The info they need is always within view.

The end result of this investment is enticing:

  • Business owners save time and money, as supply chains are run more efficiently.
  • Consumers reap the benefits, as goods are processed and shipped at record speeds.

See the full news release here.

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