‘We must increase automation and robotics to support our workers’

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With supply chains struggling under the pressures of a shrinking workforce, perceptions are shifting around the use of automation and robotics. Wincanton chief executive James Wroath makes the case for more technology in the warehouse

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the CBI Annual Conference in Birmingham. It is always an important moment in the calendar for British business – and this year felt more important than ever as the country faces myriad economic challenges. 

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