A Look into 2026: Is a Supply Chain Robotics Takeover Inevitable?

AFFLINK

In a 2016 survey conducted by MHI and Deloitte, a logistics industry group, 35% of respondents said they’d already adopted robotics to maximize their supply chain optimization. The same report suggested that in 10 years that number will rise to 74%.

Strong Freight Forecast Expected Thru 2026, What It Means for Shippers & 5 Things to Get Prepared

Cerasis

Freight Transportation Forecast to 2026. percent by 2026. This means the increased revenue by 2026 would amount to more than five percent of the total current US National Debt. million by 2026. With unprecedented increases in freight and significant costs and changes to the industry, the logistics world of 2026 must be a paragon of efficiency, reliability, and consistency. On July 27, 2015, the American Trucking Association s released the U.S.

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Global Supply Chain News on Major Changes in Which Countries have the Largest Economies, Coming, New Assessment Says

Supply Chain Digest

China to Overtake US in 2026, India, Indonesia to Rise Sharply in New World Order

Final Mile Carriers: What Should Shippers Know?

Cerasis

As noted by Freight Waves, e-commerce will contribute to the delivery of more than 100 million parcels per day by 2026.

What Are the White Glove Options to Pick in Final Mile?

Cerasis

Accounts of e-commerce growth permeate the Internet, and some expect more than 100 million parcels to be delivered daily by 2026. E-commerce is an industrial atomic bomb.

How Will Shippers Meet Growing Demand?

PLS Logistics

The American Trucking Association (ATA) recently released a freight transportation forecast, predicting growth through the year 2026. According to Forecast , overall freight tonnage will grow 25.5% from 2013 to 2025 and freight revenues will surge 72%. 3PL Optimization Shipping Transportation Spend

Transportation TIP List: Week of March 3rd, 2019

Transplace

Billion by 2026 : According to a report by Acumen Research and Consulting, the size of the global supply chain analytics market is expected to be worth $10.7 billion by 2026, growing with 15.5% Transportation TIP List: Week of March 3 rd , 2019.

The (Potential) Value of Labeling in the Lithium Ion Battery Supply Chain

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

1] Electric vehicle driven demand for lithium-ion battery raw materials such as cobalt and copper is expected to increase 10x by 2026. [2]. As such, our cost savings estimate only focused on differences in recovered material value from the time period of 2026 to 2040.

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Truck Driver Shortage: Myth or Reality?

Talking Logistics

According to the American Trucking Associations, for example, there will be a shortage of 174,000 drivers by 2026 if current trends continue. For decades there has been a consistent narrative in the trucking industry about there being a driver shortage.

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Driver Digest: The Impact of a Driver

Supply Chain Link

In the United States, drivers are responsible for moving 69% of total freight 1 and that amount of freight is expected to grow an additional 26% by 2026 2.

Why the Great Driver Shortage Is Now Top of Mind for Shippers & a Driver of a Capacity Crunch

Cerasis

In fact, the truck driver shortage is expected to double to 100,000 in the next five years, but other industry experts, reports Iris Kuo of Trucks.com , suggest actual worsening could be as high as 200,000 unfilled positions by 2026.

Retail Apocalypse Predicted to Continue

Enterra Insights

Howland reports, “[UBS] analysts’ best case estimate is for 75,000 stores to collectively shutter by 2026, if e-commerce penetration rises from today’s 16% to 25%.” In the grocery sector, “Some 7,000 grocery stores (or 8% of the base) ‘could close if grocery eComm penetration rises from 2% currently to 10%’ by 2026, while home improvement stores could shutter about 1,000, according to the report.”

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Manufacturing Operations Management – A Guide for Better Shop Floor Control

ThroughPut

billion in 2018 and this is expected to reach $15.21billion by 2026- this shows a CAGR growth rate of 9.5% from 2019 to 2026. What is Manufacturing Operations Management?

Manufacturing Operations Management – A Guide for Better Shop Floor Control

ThroughPut

billion in 2018 and this is expected to reach $15.21billion by 2026- this shows a CAGR growth rate of 9.5% from 2019 to 2026. What is Manufacturing Operations Management?

Manufacturing Operations Management – A Guide for Better Shop Floor Control

ThroughPut

billion in 2018 and this is expected to reach $15.21billion by 2026- this shows a CAGR growth rate of 9.5% from 2019 to 2026. What is Manufacturing Operations Management?

How IoT Improves Consumer Packaged Goods Value Chain

Savi

Driver Shortages: It is estimated that by 2026, the industry will be short 175,000 drivers. Many companies are already leveraging the power of the Internet of Things (IoT) to turn orders around in a day, deliver customized orders and replenish stocks in short order.

Why Taxing Automation is a Bad Idea

Talking Logistics

The ATA estimates the shortage could reach 50,000 by the end of 2017 and could even grow to 176,000 by 2026.

Worker Shortages and More Pose a Challenge to Freight Companies

Elementum

Despite ramped-up recruiting efforts, this number is expected to triple by 2026. Transportation is one of the world's largest industries and deeply influences how efficiently global supply chains are able to run. According to Plunkett Research, transportation revenues in 2017 reached over $1 billion in the U.S. alone. Globally, they stood at $4.8 trillion.

3 ways retail warehousing impacts profitability

6 River Systems

With online retail penetration projected to reach 25% by 2026, that means 75,000 stores could be forced out of business by that same year.

Intelligent BOM Management Drives Manufacturing Success

Arena Solutions

billion in 2018, with estimated expansion at a CAGR of 7% through 2026, according to Grand View Research. Most manufacturing companies must rely on many supply chain partners to design and deliver products to their customers under budget and ahead of schedule.

Worker Shortages and More Pose a Challenge to Freight Companies

Elementum

Despite ramped-up recruiting efforts, this number is expected to triple by 2026. Transportation is one of the world's largest industries and deeply influences how efficiently global supply chains are able to run. According to Plunkett Research, transportation revenues in 2017 reached over $1 billion in the U.S. alone. Globally, they stood at $4.8 trillion.

Are We Building Our Supply Chains For Gen Z?

EV Cargo Technology

By 2026 Generation Z will overtake Millenials to become the largest consumer population (1). The Generation that regard being able to vote in the Brexit poll as an epochal moment, have Greta Thunberg as a role model and due to their online ability are known as “Digital-ites”(4).

Are We Building Our Supply Chains For Gen Z?

EV Cargo Technology

By 2026 Generation Z will overtake Millenials to become the largest consumer population (1). The Generation that regard being able to vote in the Brexit poll as an epochal moment, have Greta Thunberg as a role model and due to their online ability are known as “Digital-ites”(4).

Trucking Companies Are (Finally) Recruiting More Women

Elementum

If the trend continues, the ATA predicts the industry could fall short by 174,000 drivers by 2026. The American Trucking Association estimates that trucking companies are short by as much as 45,000 drivers. In light of this shortage, pressure has been mounting on carriers to reach out to untapped workforce pools in order to close the gap and keep supply chains moving. Now, trucking and logistics companies are trying to recruit more women to overcome growing driver shortages.

Why Walmart is Paying Truckers Almost $90,000 a Year

Shipchain

Bob Costello, Senior Vice President of the American Trucking Associations, did a study and found that the shortage could be as significant as 175,000 by 2026. Near the end of 2018, Walmart announced it plans to raise trucker salaries to approximately $87,500.

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The Expected Growth of Manufacturing Technology Investments!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently predicted manufacturing will be the only major occupational group that will experience a decline in the 10-year period from 2016 to 2026. Subscribe Here! Email Address. 4 Challenges in Starting and Sustaining a SIOP (S&OP) Business Process!

Why has e-commerce grown so much and what you should be doing about it

Loginext

Here, the market is slated to reach $64 billion by 2020, $200 billion by 2026, and surpass the U.S The Southeast Asian region would grow at 32% CAGR, reaching about $88 billion by 2025, Indian shores have taken up e-commerce strongly. market by 2034.

Addressing Labor Shortages in Warehouse and DC Operations

NC State SCRC

The American Trucking Association expect a shortage of roughly 70,000 truck drivers in 2019, which will increase to 175,000 by 2026. A group of executive joined SCRC faculty and staff for a one-day workshop held on February 28, 2019. Companies represented included Advanced Auto Parts, John Deere, Hanes Brands, UPS, FHI, Lenovo, GSK, Altria, and UNC Healthcare.

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Where Have The Drivers Gone?

AFFLINK

According to another recent report from the American Trucking Association , the shortage of drivers was expected to hit 50,000 by the end of 2017 - a trend that equates to more than 174,000 drivers by as soon as 2026.

Trends and Predictions 2020: Food and Grocery

Enterra Insights

“By 2026,” note Whole Foods analysts, “80 percent of millennials will have children, and many parents are introducing their kids to more adventurous foods. Food is one of the essential needs all humans have in common. In an extended essay entitled “A Room of One’s Own,” the late Virginia Woolf, wrote, “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” ” One can only dine well if good food is available.

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Collaborative Logistics’ Role in the Emergence of the Physical Internet

Material Handling & Logistics

Imagine moving cargo across continents as smoothly as computers process data. It may seem impossible today, but the physical Internet could be embedded into freight supply chains by 2050. Today, the physical Internet is an amorphous construct, with its scope and limits undefined.

Looking Back at Previous Capacity Crunches & How Shippers Responded

Cerasis

Also, the driver short has continually grown worse for the last eight years, and it is expected to continue through 2026, asserts Iris Kuo of Trucks.com. Some of the tightest of the previous capacity crunches have occurred within the last two decades.

Tectonic Shift: From Audits/Compliance to Due-diligence & Collaboration: Recap of the Forum on UK Modern Slavery

EcoVadis

The Institute for Human Rights in Business ihrb.org has set a goal to eradicate worker fees by 2026, through the “employer pays” initiative.

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

Talking Logistics

In the report, ATA projects the shortage to reach 50,000 by the end of 2017 and if current trends hold the shortage could grow to more than 174,000 by 2026. This past October, the American Trucking Associations warned that the trucking industry could be short 50,000 drivers by the end of 2017.

Transportation Innovation 2018

EFT

Material handling and logistics forecasts that as soon as 2026 90% of new vehicles will be autonomous. Tompkins International (Tompkins) recently led a two-hour workshop on logistics technology innovations.

5 Reasons Why You Should Go for Paperless Warehousing

Vinculum

The E-commerce market in India is also set to grow at a CAGR of 30% for gross merchandise value to reach $200 bn by 2026 and have a market penetration of 12% compared to 2% currently. Warehousing is critical in movement of goods from manufacturer to the end customer.

Who’s Moving Freight in the Next Generation?

3PL Insights

The sheer size of freight being carried around the country is expected to expand nearly 29 percent by 2026. In the upcoming years, the face of transportation and truck drivers will have transformed. But drivers aren’t getting any younger, and new drivers aren’t getting behind the wheel.