Our Story

In 1996 Bob Liptrot founded Boston Industrial Consulting. Since then, Boston Industrial has successfully delivered billions of dollars in value to some of the largest and best-known retail, wholesale and manufacturing enterprises through the application of optimization-based manufacturing and supply chain solutions and services.

As president, Bob is recognized in the industry as an expert in the design and implementation of industrial and distribution solutions. He is a member of, and past President of, the Boston Chapter of MHMS (Material Handling & Management Society) and played a key role in the resurgence of a material handling tradeshow in the Boston area.

The team at Boston Industrial is a passionate, talented, and highly experienced group of Industrial and Operations Engineering consultants with expertise in Distribution Facility Design, Lean Manufacturing and Operations Improvement. Each project approach and team is uniquely tailored to provide robust solutions for complex projects allowing you to save money while achieving superior results.