Whether wearable technology such as smart glasses will be accepted in general culture is debatable but their potential usefulness as a tool for improving accuracy and easing data capture in warehouse operations is clear Copyright Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Whether wearable technology such as smart glasses will be accepted in general culture is debatable but their potential usefulness as a tool for improving accuracy and easing data capture in warehouse operations is clear.

Warehouse Wizardry

A look at some ways new technologies could make working in the warehouse the most exciting and desirable job in your company.

As technologies for handling materials begin to incorporate the promises of artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things (IoT), new tools promise to make life more magical for the wizards in your warehouse. Here are some of the technologies that could reshape how the picking and packing is done.

Robots. Somehow all discussions of future technology these days get back to robots, so let’s start there. The most advanced warehouses, most visibly the high-volume consumer-orie

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