Supply Chain Crystal Ball Gazing: Let’s Look Ahead to 2028

Logistics Bureau

So I’ve decided to indulge my craving by daring to speculate about what the supply chain of 2028 might look like. The world may not quite be ready for the latter, but a lot can change physically, economically, scientifically, and politically between now and 2028.

Podcast: Ben Cook – COO of MedMen

EFT

It’s 2028… what is MedMen up to and what does the cannabis industry look like? Priyanka talks to Ben Cook – COO of MedMen – the largest cannabis company in the US. He has gone from being the Director of Supply Chain & Logistics at Apple, building the supply chain for iPhones and iPads, to leading the supply chain at Target, then Walmart, and now to shipping weed! How “dope” is that?! How did his former Apple experience helps him in his current role? Questions Ben answered.

Defining the Future of E-Commerce! (Infographic)

Supply Chain Game Changer

When popularized, 40% of parcels will be drone-delivered in 2 hours by 2028. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post created for Supply Chain Game Changer by, and permission to publish here provided by, Josh Wardini. Infographic originally published by Subscriptionly at [link].

In Logistics, the Last Few Feet are as Important as the Last Mile

Enterra Insights

The staff at Supply Chain 24/7 notes, “In response to today’s online-buying, smartphone-wielding consumer that expects a seamless, faster purchasing journey, [a study published by Zebra Technologies] revealed that 78 percent of logistics companies expect to provide same-day delivery by 2023 and 40 percent anticipate delivery within a two-hour window by 2028.”[2]. There are 5,280 feet in a mile.

Trends 2019: Business Technology

Enterra Insights

But … people shouldn’t buy into all of the hype, because there is a real problem with things such as decoherence, and it won’t be until between 2023 to 2028 that quantum computing begins to create meaningful work.”. Technology is an ambiguous word referring to a wide range of marvelous (and sometimes scary) man-made gadgets. Deciding what technological trends are important depends on the activities in which you or your organization are involved.

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2018 Was Record Year for Manufacturers' Optimism

Material Handling & Logistics

We have more than half a million jobs to fill right now—and by 2028, as many as 2.4 “Empowered by tax reform and regulatory certainty, manufacturers are keeping our promise to expand our operations, hire new workers and raise wages and benefits,” said NAM CEO Jay Timmons.