The automated storage and retrieval systems market has been driven by many factors such as improving technology, increasing focus, growth in competition, etc. The global economic outlook is promising, with the manufacturing sector across major economies showing improvement over the last few years. Consumer spending is also on the growth trajectory. These factors are driving the automated storage and retrieval systems market, globally. Rapid growth in e-commerce and the emergence of flexible manufacturing systems are some of the major growth opportunities that could drive the future of this market. The automated storage and retrieval systems market is being hindered by certain factors such as high initial costs, need for skilled workforce and concerns over replacement of manual labor, etc. However, the investment for automation is often considered as a technology upgrade rather than as a stand-alone application.
The North America automated storage and retrieval systems market has been segmented by products: unit load AS/RS, mini-load AS/RS, carousel-type storage & retrieval systems, robotic AS/RS, and others; by their applications: energy, transport/logistics, healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and others. The geographical coverage of the automated storage and retrieval systems market in the North American region includes the United States and Canada.
Market definition of the automated storage and retrieval systems in North America, along with market drivers and restraints.
Market segmentation and the corresponding market share analysis.
Region-specific competitive market analysis of automated storage and retrieval systems in the North American market.
Analysis of the key factors that influence the market scenario, along with the growth opportunities.
Identifying the market leaders and analysing their strategic moves and their market share.
Coverage of the market landscape, along with the geographical foot print, key growth strategies and competitive market share analysis.
1.2 Research Methodology
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Overview
3.1 Current Market Scenario
3.2 Applications of Automation and Control Systems
3.3 Factors Driving the Market
3.3.1 Improving Technology
3.3.2 Increasing Focus on Workplace Safety
3.3.3 Growth in Competition
3.4 Factors Restraining the Market
3.4.1 Initial Investment is High
3.4.2 Requirement of Skilled Employees
3.5 Current Opportunities in the Market
3.6 Technology Snapshot
3.7 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
3.7.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.7.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.7.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.7.4 Threat of Substitute Products And Services
3.7.5 Competitive Rivalry Within the Industry
3.8 Industry Value-Chain Analysis
4. North America Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) Market Breakdown, by Type, Market Share, Forecast
4.1 Unit Load AS/RS
4.2 Mini Load AS/RS
4.3 Carousel-Type Storage & Retrieval Systems
4.4 Robotic AS/RS
4.5 Tunnel-Style Systems
5. North America Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) Market, by Industry, Market Share, Forecast
6. North America Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) Market, by Geography
6.2 United States
7. Vendor Market Share By AS/RS
8. Company Profiles
8.1 Swisslog Holding AG
8.2 Murata Machinery USA, Inc.
8.3 Siemens AG
8.4 KIVA Systems
8.5 Beumer Group
8.6 Daifuku, Co., Ltd.
8.7 Dematic Group
8.8 Flexlink AB
8.9 Mecalux, S.A.
8.10 SSI Schaefer
8.12 Kardex AG
8.13 Bosch Rexroth
9. Market Landscape
9.1 Competition Analysis
9.3 Geographical Footprint
10. Investment Analysis
10.1 Recent Mergers and Acquisitions
10.2 Investor Outlook
11. Future Outlook of Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS)