Flexibility means being able to adapt to stress without breaking, but rather, by bending. It has its advantages in sports, as well as everyday life. If you continually broke under pressure, you would more than likely not last long on a sports field, or in most careers. Those who continually succeed are the ones who are able to manage stress and adapt on the fly. Your supply chain is no different. Without flexibility, too much stress can break it. In the December issue of Modern Materials Handling, the cover story details the flexible automation system for a yoga wear retailer. Read about the benefits and details of their processes here.