Soft change management is an approach of gradual changes that result in a smoother transition.
Hard change management is making the plans for the infrastructure and procedures that a new picking process will need to be a success.
One will not work without the other.
Pick-to-light is a change for the better. Pick-to-light is simple; it’s light directed to signal pickers which items to take or put away. It can be completely paperless, and Voodoo Robotics Pick-to-Light can integrate quickly and seamlessly with existing operations.
While the hard change decisions might have already been made, it’s the soft change and the input of warehouse staff that are going to make or break the change.
So start with a starter kit. Ten pick lights are enough to start the changeover, and integrating with the current WMS software – or even Google Sheets.
What can ten devices do? Try these ideas: