CelcomDigi Berhad (CelcomDigi) and DHL Supply Chain Malaysia have unveiled Malaysia’s pioneering 5G-powered Artificial Intelligence (AI) Autonomous Inventory Management System. Utilizing CelcomDigi’s robust 4G LTE network and 5G connectivity, DHL’s Integrated Logistics Centre in Shah Alam is now equipped with state-of-the-art AI and robotic solutions for efficient inventory management.
Operated through CelcomDigi’s Innovation Centre, this collaboration harnesses 5G technology and AI solutions to facilitate a robotic inventory management system, optimizing multi-story warehouse operations. Leveraging autonomous drones, DHL conducts daily inventory management and operational tasks with automated stock-taking solutions and computer vision technologies, ensuring precision and accuracy without human error.
This innovative approach enhances stock counting efficiency by up to 20 times, achieving 100% accuracy while optimizing warehouse space and reducing daily electricity consumption.
This groundbreaking initiative establishes synergies between industries, enhancing logistic operations within an AI-driven digital ecosystem. CelcomDigi and DHL plan to expand the implementation of 5G-powered AI autonomous drones and robotic inventory management systems to all DHL warehouses nationwide.
The inauguration of Malaysia’s first 5G-powered AI Autonomous Inventory Management System was officiated by the Minister of Communications and Digital, Fahmi Fadzil.
CelcomDigi CEO Datuk Idham Nawawi said, “Our collaboration with DHL showcases the tangible benefits of 5G technology, robotics, and AI in driving digital transformation within Malaysia’s enterprises and digital ecosystem. By embracing innovation and digital solutions, we are revolutionizing warehouse logistics, enhancing daily operational efficiency. Our commitment lies in building an innovative digital ecosystem, fostering synergies between industries and implementing solutions that empower Malaysian businesses in the global digital revolution and digital economy.”
Mario Lorenz, Country Managing Director of DHL Supply Chain Malaysia, said, “This collaboration marks a pivotal moment in the realms of logistics and telecommunications. Our 5G-powered AI Autonomous Inventory System not only signifies an achievement but also serves as proof of what can be accomplished when industry leaders collaborate to push the boundaries of innovation.”