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The Industrial Internet of Things, Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Logistics: Where Are We & Where Are We Going?


trillion to $14 trillion by 2022. Fortunately, there are options for companies that have avoided such discussions in the past, such as partnering with a third-party logistics (3PL) provider to take advantage of a more robust and focused transportation management system and network. LinkedIn The post The Industrial Internet of Things, Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Logistics: Where Are We & Where Are We Going?


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Science Fiction and Logistics

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”[1] Josh Fisher ( @TrucksAtWork ), Technology Editor at FleetOwner , points out that the logistics industry is a perfect proving ground for cutting edge technologies once confined to the realms of science fiction. More than a year ago, the World Economic Forum predicted global job losses from AI would be offset by the new jobs created, leading to a net gain of 58 million new jobs by 2022.” ” The intelligent logistics network.

Logistics property update: December 2020


E-commerce logistics firm Shiprocket has announced the launch of five fulfilment centres in Bengaluru, New Delhi and Gurgaon, Kokkata and Mumbai in India. Construction is expected to start in April 2021 with completion anticipated for autumn 2022.

Technology and the Changing Nature of Logistics

Enterra Insights

One of the activities within supply chain operations is logistics. The Interlake Mecalux staff explains, “Logistics forms part of the supply chain. … Supply chains are shifting towards a logistics environment that’s faster and more flexible, personalized, accurate, and efficient.” Logistic 4.0 Logistics 4.0 Relying on intelligent logistics. Which specific geographic and logistics factors will affect your supply chain?

Third Party is the Perfect Place for Logistics Professionals

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There has been much discussion on what Logistics is and the emerging role and recognition of the importance of Logistics professionals within organizations. In fact a recent post of mine even asserted that ‘Logistics is the New Black!’ There are many reasons for this belief, but the major one is that if a Logistics practitioner is worth his salt, from the first day in the role he or she begins working themselves out of a job.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 17, 2020)

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My wife and I wrestled with that question and we settled on June 2022. Read more Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 17, 2020). The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 17, 2020) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Robinson Coyote Logistics Crisp E2open Feeding America food banks food safety Gap Inc. We had a family celebration planned for this coming January.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics


Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs). Below are 5 disruptions shaping the digital transformation in distribution and logistics. Digitalization is transforming every aspect of business across all industries, particularly impacting the distribution and logistics industries. Macpherson predicted that the figure will easily be 80 percent by 2022.

Thailand Ecommerce Logistics for ASEAN Enterprises: Should You Go Local?

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Statistic: By 2022, Thailand’s ecommerce market is expected to be worth around $5.8 If this is something that’s on the agenda for your company, one of the first things to consider is your ecommerce-logistics strategy, or to be a little more specific, whether you should set up operations inside Thailand or fulfill customers’ orders from outside the country. Considerations for Choosing Between Thai and Cross-Border Logistics. A logistics partner in Thailand.

In Order to Scale, Tech Solutions Need to be Adaptive

American Global Logistics

Freightwaves —Overall supply chain and logistics tech spending will rise to $87.8 That’s according to new research from Logistics Trends & Insights, LLC and American Global Logistics (AGL). billion in disruptive logistics and supply chain technologies by 2022. billion over the next three years. The study shows that U.S. companies will spend more than $2.5 The […]. The post In Order to Scale, Tech Solutions Need to be Adaptive appeared first on AGL.

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5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics


Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs). Below are 5 disruptions shaping the digital transformation in distribution and logistics. Digitalization is transforming every aspect of business across all industries, particularly impacting the distribution and logistics industries. Macpherson predicted that the figure will easily be 80 percent by 2022.

Can You Talk to Your Supply Chain?

Supply Chain @ MIT

Sales through voice-enabled digital assistants such as Amazon’s Alexa and Google Home are projected to skyrocket from $2 billion in 2017 to $40 billion in 2022. Featured Innovation Strategy Amazon Alexa conversational commerce digital voice assistants mit audio lab MIT Center Transportation & Logistics ordering by voice supply chains than talk back

Predictive analysis: How it improves supply chain visibility

20Cube Logistics

With forecasting the future supply chain and logistics events, the companies can be in a competitive position and prevent any monetary loss. According to Forbes, predictive analysis is mandatory in logistics as it relies heavily on accuracy and timeliness to achieve success. billion by 2022 and hence the use of predictive analysis is at the forefront offering a myriad of opportunities in decision making such as stock errors, damaged inventory, among others.

This Week in Logistics News (January 2 – 8)

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And now on to this week’s logistics news: New COVID vaccines need absurd amounts of labor and materials. Tesco has offered to use its country-wide distribution company Best Food Logistics to aid the roll out of the vaccine. logistics news Logistics NewsWelcome back.

Battery maker claims that it has revolutionary solid-state battery that outperforms lithium-ion rivals


In a roadmap announced in a press release, they say that they aim to go beyond 400 Wh/kg by 2022. Solid Power anticipates entering the formal automotive qualification process in early 2022 with improved capacity battery cells.

Digital Supply Chain Predictions!

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This is a lot to absorb in this short article, but it should be considered seriously by those intending to be operationally competitive in the logistics market moving forward. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer.

10 Ways IoT Can Improve Supply Chains


By 2020, Discrete Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics and Utilities industries are projected to spend $40B each on IoT platforms, systems, and services. in 2022, achieving a 10.7% Blockchain and IoT are defining the future of supply chains based on the initial success of Proof of Concept (POC) pilots focused on the logistics, storage and track-and-trace areas of supply chains across manufacturing.

Automated Vehicles – An Update!

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Furthermore, the industry has agreed to make automatic braking and forward collision warning systems standard by 2022. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Technology Automated Vehicles Autonomous Vehicles Driverless VehiclesSubscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Will Driverless Trucks Ever Gain Traction? Article originally published by, and permission to publish here provided by, Michael Gaughan at

What’s the Hold-up with COVID Vaccinations? Don’t Hold Your Breath…a 2021 Prediction


Vaccination protocol training should be taken up quickly- the military excels at scaling up and executing in an emergency, and have the logistical planning capabilities for deploying resources in an agile manner. Welcome to 2021!

Capitalising on Supply Chain Digitisation with Robotic Process Automation – 10 Areas of Opportunities – LogiSYM August 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

For an industry that increasingly requires higher logistics pipeline velocity without sacrificing accuracy and at lower costs, RPA is a natural choice for high performing supply chain organisations.

Forecast for 2025 Construction Technology

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trillion in 2022, up from $10.6 The post Forecast for 2025 Construction Technology appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. The construction industry is growing thanks to a strong economy, forecasted to reach $1.2 trillion in the US by 2020, according to Tradesmen International, and the global construction output is forecast to rise to $12.7 trillion in 2017 per Orbis Research. However, most analysts believe that growth has plateaued.

The Current WMS Market Gets More Focus by Supply Chain Execs: Here’s Why


By some estimates, reports Allied Market Research , the warehouse management system market will swell to more than $3 billion by 2022, and adoption of WMS systems is expected to continue with the IoT-based value in the WMS market to surpass 19 billion by 2025, says Grand View Research. According to Warehouse Logistics , there are more than 170 vendors located in Germany, Switzerland, and Austria.

Why Blockchain Within The Supply Chain Makes Perfect Sense


As the logistics industry remains fragmented, riddled with data silos , low-transparency, and archaic manual processes, blockchain within the supply chain can empower this revolution towards digital collaboration. from the global economy by 2022. Editor’s Note: Today’s blog is from Kevin Doubleday who discusses the importance of blockchain within the supply chain. Current Supply Chains don’t operate at the cadence of business.

Vendor-managed inventory and distribution planning in the food and beverage industry – here’s something to chew on


by Jeswin Philip The Food Packaging Trends and Advances report from PMMI forecasts that the US Food and Beverage industry will experience a 2.9 % CAGR through 2022. Understand transportation and logistics constraints, and work with third-party logistics suppliers and shippers to gain more visibility into the process.

Trends and Predictions 2020: Supply Chain

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Supply chains will be able to procure, source, manufacture and handle logistics across a broad array of players including small to medium businesses. Process Automation : “By 2022, firms will dedicate 35% of their logistics business process outsourcing services budget to process automation, focusing on order, inventory and shipment tracking.” Greeting the new year is like walking into a dimly lit room from the bright sunlight.

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Industry 4.0: Driven by 5G and Cognitive Technologies

Enterra Insights

The staff at Material Handling & Logistics (MH&L) reports, “A high percentage (43%) of senior decision-makers at mid-market discrete manufacturers identified artificial intelligence among technologies likely to have the greatest impact on supply chains over the next three years, according to a study by Delaware, a technology solutions company. 4] Staff, “ Only 25% of Manufacturers Use AI in Supply Chain ,” Material Handling & Logistics, 10 July 2020. [5]

How AI, Machine Learning and Automation Will Impact Business in 2018 and Beyond!

Supply Chain Game Changer

billion by 2022! Check out The Top 5 Impacts of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Logistics! Technology #AI #IoT #SCM #SupplyChain #Logistics #Business #Leadership. Guest Blog Post Internet of Things (IoT) Supply Chain Management Technology AI Business IoT Leadership Logistics SCM supplychainSubscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post originally published at Permission to publish provided by Ira Padilla.

Trends 2019: Supply Chain

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Janie Ryan ( @janiemryan ) writes, “As sanctions on Iran go into effect and Iranian oil exports decline, global oil prices could rise, putting even more pressure on logistics providers. She writes, “For now, and into the foreseeable future, the logistics industry should be indexing on better recruiting and retention methods to grow its workforce.” ” Last-mile logistics. We live in hectic times. The U.S. is in a trade war with the world.

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Amazon in Italy

Logistics Trends and Insights

The deal with Amazon is part of Poste Italiane’s “Deliver 2022” strategy, which aims to grow parcel revenues by 70% between 2018 and 2022. A key part of the Delivery 2022 strategy is the rollout of the Joint Delivery Model, which includes new state-of-the-art automated equipment and optimizing the transport network. Poste Italiane reported that parcel revenues reached €761m in FY18 in line with Deliver 2022 projections. by Ian Kerr, Postal Hub Podcast.

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Blockchain Will Eventually Make Supply Chains More Resilient

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Due to the complexity and lack of transparency of the current supply chains, there is high interest in how Blockchains might transform the supply chain and logistics industry.”[2]. billion by 2022, and it’s no wonder: From retail to manufacturing to quality assurance, blockchain is being used to maximize the value of data and to streamline data processing and transmission. Supply chain resiliency has been a much-discussed topic during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Security: A Big Challenge for the Internet of Things

Enterra Insights

Edwin Lopez ( @EdwinLopezT37 ) and Jennifer McKevitt ( @mckvt ) report a study by Mobile Experts concludes, “High demand could lead Internet of Things makers to triple production by 2022, shipping $70 million worth of devices in the next five years compared to $22 million today.”[2] And even if manufacturers could develop patches, the logistics of upgrading the software or firmware is extremely challenging.

Insights on Covid-19’s Impact on Singapore’s eCommerce Market


A prediction by a recent study states that there is a high likelihood to see Singapore’s eCommerce profits upscale by about 45% by 2022. Hire logistics partners who can really make a difference to your business for the best. It’s been a while since Singapore’s circuit breaker; Singapore has shown immense change in the way the citizens live, business strategies, practically everything has taken a turn.

Truck Driver Shortage: Getting Better, Worse, or No Problem at All?

Talking Logistics

Then again, back in October 2013, the ATA stated that “if freight demand grows as it is projected to, the driver shortage could balloon to nearly 240,000 drivers by 2022.”. In the current forecast, the driver shortage will be about 110,000 drivers by 2022, so it appears that the driver shortage problem has improved by 130,000 drivers since the 2013 forecast. Watch our November 2014 Talking Logistics episode, The Benefits and Challenges of Attracting More Women to Trucking.

The need to know


The European Parliament on Tuesday voted in favour of including greenhouse gas emissions from the maritime sector in the European Union’s carbon market from 2022, throwing its weight behind EU plans to make ships pay for their pollution.

Freight Procurement Solutions Are Transforming Supply Chains


First, for shipping companies and third-party logistics (3PL) providers, automation provides an opportunity to develop a strategy for each carrier type, mode, capacity and service. Customers who work with logistics providers who automate these processes reap the benefits by being assured their logistics partner is maximizing their capacities and managing costs with technology. Why You Should Consider Freight Procurement Sourcing Solution.