AR technology has the potential to help inventory management. Leveraging AR for activities like order allocation, inventory control management, order picking and material handling can simplify and improve complex manufacturing operations, bolstering supply chain processes. A streamlined, faultless and well-organised task management processes is important for any manufacturing company to save time and money.
Through ID based inventory management, workers can simply scan a shelf to find all the information needed in the form of AR overlays, either through a mobile device, or through AR glasses, or locate and extract parts in a timely fashion. An AR solution not only reduces human error, but allows warehouse managers and staff to manage inventory hands free and without delay.