none

ZEBRA WEARABLE SOLUTIONS PRODUCE DOUBLE-DIGIT PRODUCTIVITY GAINS

16-08-2016
by 
in 

Zebra Technologies a global producer of devices that provide real-time visibility into organizations’ assets, people and transactions, has responded to the industry’s need to increase operational visibility to ramp up efficiency and productivity by introducing a collection of products designed for warehousing tasks.

The Total Wearable Solutions - the world’s only dedicated family of wearable devices built on the Android™ operating system (OS) - is backed by Zebra Mobility DNA, with hands-free and speech-directed picking that increases user mobility, comfort and accuracy.

“A recent industry report from Zebra found that 72 percent of nearly 1,400 logistics professionals expect to use voice-directed picking solutions by 2020, up from just 30 percent in 2015. They recognize the need to help workers focus on the task at hand, rather than on handling a device. By liberating warehouse workers’ hands and eyes, Zebra’s Total Wearable Solutions will improve productivity and enhance their mobility, comfort and accuracy with all the necessary information in sight," said Joe White, vice president, Enterprise Mobile Computing, Zebra Technologies.

Compared with traditional speech-only wearable devices, the new multi-modal solution delivers 15 percent productivity improvements, with a 39 percent reduction in errors. Zebra’s Total Wearable Solutions is the latest milestone in Zebra’s commitment to delivering “visibility that’s visionary,” following the announcements of the TC8000 mobile computer and the 3600 series of ultra-rugged scanners.

Designed for inventory management, yard management and picking and put-away applications in warehouse, manufacturing and retail environments, Zebra’s Total Wearable Solutions include:

  • The easy-to-use  WT6000 Industrial Wearable Computer, featuring a touch display and secure tap-to-pair NFC technology. The WT6000 arm band features non-absorbent materials for breathability and improved hygiene when worn on the arm.
  • The RS6000 Wearable Ring Scanner, which provides improved picking speed and accuracy with programmable line-of-sight LED colors to direct user activity as well as improved range and motion tolerance, even when the worker or an asset is in motion.
  • The wireless HS3100 Headset, enabling speech-driven applications and voice communications along with superior noise cancellation technology.

Zebra’s Total Wearable Solutions utilize Mobility DNA, a software ecosystem that gives mobile computers more enterprise capabilities with business and productivity tools customized to workers’ 

 

Related news & editorials

  1. 15.11.2018
    15.11.2018
    by      In
    With so many different welding helmet brands and options available, selecting the welding mask that’s perfect for your specific needs has never been more difficult. But now AWS has made it easy.
    Rather than having to sort through mountains of data, the AWS Welding Helmet Selector Tool matches your... Read More
  2. 14.11.2018
    14.11.2018
    by      In
    ABB has launched the world’s first safety PLC with integrated condition monitoring, in order to improve overall functional safety of various applications to global safety standards and reduce manual inspection and maintenance.
    Failsafe condition monitoring complements standard noncritical... Read More
  3. 14.11.2018
    14.11.2018
    by      In
    Igus has developed a filament made from high-performance iglidur J350, a tribo-polymer that is lubrication-free, wear-resistant and maintenance-free, with high heat resistance, dimensional stability at temperatures up to 180°C and a very low coefficient of friction on steel.
    High-temperatures and... Read More
  4. 14.11.2018
    14.11.2018
    by      In
    RS Components has launched a major expansion of its portfolio of pneumatic components with the release of a full range of very competitively priced RS Pro devices.
    RS has offered a wide range of RS Pro tubing and hose products for many years, but the new launch represents a significant pneumatic... Read More