There’s a massive labor shift on the horizon, and it goes by the name of “automation.”
What is automation? Automation (sometimes called “automatic control”) is the use of various control systems, like the digital kiosks we produce at REDYREF, to minimize or reduce human interaction. The biggest benefit of automation is that it saves labor, and can therefore reduce costs, but it is also used to increase quality outcomes by allowing for greater accuracy by reducing human error.
Most still view automation as something in the fuzzy, distant future. They can see it coming, but don’t expect the impact anytime soon. But the truth is that it’s much closer to becoming reality than many people likely realize.
Why has the conversation around automation suddenly gained steam? There are a number of reasons:
Over the next few weeks, we’ll take each of these issues and deconstruct them, while discussing the overall impact they will have on the digital kiosk and signage industry, as well as our customers.
Want to know how REDYREF can help move your business toward a greater level of automation? Simply submit a request for proposal online or call (800) 628-3603 today for more information.