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Optimizing Warehouse Operations Using Smart Factory Technology

Stanley Engineered Fastening management tasked the Tauber team with increasing distribution center efficiency using Industry 4.0 technology, automation and real-time data.

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Student Team:

Noe Anzaldua—Master of Supply Chain Management

Mindy Yahr Jaffe—Master of Business Administration

Nam Viraporn—MSE Industrial and Operations Engineering


Project Sponsors:

Mark Cornish—VP of Operations, North American Automotive

Jeff Brower—Director of Logistics, North American Automotive

James Hitchcock—Distribution Center Manager

Nate Dietrich—Manufacturing Engineer, Smart Factory Lead


Faculty Advisors:

Dennis Blumenfeld—College of Engineering

Peter Lenk—Ross School of Business

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