Have you ever worked on a jigsaw puzzle and been absolutely convinced that a piece should fit somewhere, but it just didn’t go? The colors matched, the shape of the piece looked perfect for that spot, but for whatever reason, it just wasn’t meant to go where you thought it would. Trying to force it, or “make it work” means that the puzzle will never be complete. Systems integration inside your warehouse for materials handling automation is the same way. With so many components that require a variety of input and communication to work effectively and accurately, it’s crucial to trust the experts when implementing automation. Here are 4 tips when it comes to integrating materials handling automation within your warehouse.