Founded in 1840, Simons will launch the next phase in its development when it unveils its new fourth-generation distribution centre in 2020. Here Peter Simons discusses the role of technology in the growth of the company.
This family business in the retail sector has created a prime position for itself amongst consumers by betting on an integrated purchasing experience, both in-store and online. To remain a leader in its sector, Simons today is investing in robotics and automation for certain activities. By offering its employees cutting-edge technological tools, the company intends to continue serving its customers according to the highest standards in quality.
“It is the responsibility of companies to invest in new technology.”