From Texas Public Radio:
Ecommerce has spurred more warehouses, according to Moody Analytics. It predicted the growth rate for modern “infill” warehouse space nationwide will be twice that of office space next year. And more warehouses mean more workers to pack and sort those boxes.
Finding those workers, according to industry experts, is harder than it sounds. The supply chain industry is competing in a tight labor market and has been dealing with an industry shortage for three years. Now, one San Antonio company is looking to capitalize on the trend with robots.