[INFOGRAPHIC] Industry 4.0: Powered by the Internet of Things & Digital Manufacturing

Cerasis

Companies will be able to do predictive maintenance to reduce downtime, better manage their inventories, and also to become more flexible and responsive to changes in market conditions. Second, the ITU predicts that by 2015, 75 percent of the world’s population will have internet access.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

In 2015, 41 percent of total sales came from online channels, the figure jumped to 60 percent in 2016, and CEO D.G. Macpherson predicted that the figure will easily be 80 percent by 2022.