Honeywell demos cutting edge IIoT tech
Honeywell is showcasing a rangeof smart systems, said Miroslav Kafedzhiev, Honeywell.
Honeywell demonstrating cutting-edge IIoT technologies designed to optimise e-commerce operations and advance digital transformation across the region’s retail, transportation, logistics and warehousing sectors at GITEX 2019.
“Retailers are increasingly leveraging technology to meet growing consumer expectations around delivery options, shorter delivery times and lower costs for shipping goods,” Miroslav Kafedzhiev, VP & GM for Honeywell safety and productivity solutions, Middle East, Russia, Turkey and Africa.
“Over the past decade, the Middle East’s retail and supply chain industries have undergone a significant transformation due to the growing requirement for the more rapid and seamless delivery of goods,” he added. “We deploy a range of solutions that facilitate digital warehouses and more connected supply chains, where operators can receive, store and ship goods quickly and accurately using advanced software, artificial intelligence and mobile computer technologies,”\
Kafedzhiev added. Honeywell’s recent ‘IIoT Market Spotlight – UAE & Saudi Arabia’ report, revealed there is a strong and growing appetite among businesses to embrace digitalisation to meet market demands. Key data from Honeywell’s research in the transport and logistics sector found that 50% of companies say IIoT solutions are critically important to operations today, 19% say these technologies will become critical to operations during the next five years and 47% say they are actively investing in IIoT technologies today.