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Global logistics report reveals technology’s crucial role

11 July 2019/Categories: CILT, Industry News, Freight Forwarding, Logistics & Supply Chain, Operations Management

AI, machine-Learning and robotics are no longer just buzzwords, but now truly enhance, real-time visibility, predictive analytics and customer experience. 

eft partnered with JDA on their annual Global Logistics Report to identify emerging trends that supply chain and logistics executives ought to keep a close eye on. 
  • Digital transformation solves labour challenges in the supply chain
    Specifically, the report highlights widespread investment in both visibility and labour, which makes for an interesting convergence of technology in the supply chain space. 
  • Driver shortage and autonomous vehicles
    Driver shortages pose challenges to the market and is where we expect to see accelerations in theadoption of AI and autonomous vehicles.
  • Data, visibility and the supply chain
    Supply chains have long been drowning in data but starved for knowledge. However, improvements in data science means widespread visibility is improving the collaboration, and orchestration of supply chains. 

Check out the full report here.


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