AUTOMATION DELIVERS

Transportation executives who have been aggressively pursuing automation in fleet operations -- and enjoying the fruits of their labors -- have two pieces of advice for their more timid counterparts: "don't wait" and "integrate."Retailers and wholesalers investing in computer-based systems that chart routing schedules and monitor deliveries are documenting efficiency and service-level gains. At the

Transportation executives who have been aggressively pursuing automation in fleet operations -- and enjoying the fruits of their labors -- have two pieces of advice for their more timid counterparts: "don't wait" and "integrate."

Retailers and wholesalers investing in computer-based systems that chart routing schedules and monitor deliveries are documenting efficiency and service-level gains. At the same time, the programs are yielding new data essential to further program enhancement

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