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

Logistics Bureau

Sometimes I just like to live on the edge, which is definitely a qualifying status for anyone bold enough to make predictions about the future of supply chain operations and management—but I just can’t help myself. So I’ve decided to indulge my craving by daring to speculate about what the supply chain of 2028 might look like. The supply chain talent gap will not be a concern in the supply chain of 2028.

Circular Supply Chain: the Politics of Pollution


In previous posts, I wrote on the emergence of circular model supply chains , and the likely impacts they may have. Why are circular model supply chains any different to the myriad of other supply chain sustainability banners that have come and gone over the past decade? Companies embark on sustainability initiatives such as circular supply chains for many reasons. There is no one single reason to adopt circular supply chain models.

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The Supply Chain has Big Aspirations for Blockchain

Enterra Insights

By 2028, Gartner projects blockchain will become fully scalable technically and operationally.” Hailey Lynne McKeefry ( @HaileyMcK ) writes, “Supply chain professionals are talking a lot about blockchain, and how it can be applied to address the increasingly global and complex nature of the supply chain. They are: Tracking products moving through the supply chain. Managing supply chain risk. Managing demand and supply planning.

Why Energy Supply Chains are Transitioning to Renewables


The coronavirus pandemic has given the world a wake-up call about resiliency in supply chain. The post Why Energy Supply Chains are Transitioning to Renewables appeared first on Requis.

Podcast: Ben Cook – COO of MedMen


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! So where exactly is it positioned and what “industry” does it fall closest to in terms of how the operations and supply chain is set up? What are the biggest challenges in your supply chain?

Four Common Challenges Facing The Manufacturing Industry In 2019


million positions unfilled between 2018 and 2028 with a potential economic impact of $2.67T according to a recent study by Deloitte. million positions unfilled between 2018 and 2028 with a potential economic impact of $2.67T. Deloitte found that the manufacturing skills shortage could put $454B of manufacturing GDP at risk in 2028 alone if qualified workers cannot be found to fill the open jobs.

Defining the Future of E-Commerce! (Infographic)

Supply Chain Game Changer

Blog post created for Supply Chain Game Changer by, and permission to publish here provided by, Josh Wardini. When popularized, 40% of parcels will be drone-delivered in 2 hours by 2028. Infographic) appeared first on Supply Chain Game Changer™. E-Commerce Guest Blog Post Omnichannel Retail Supply Chain ECommerce Logistics Retail SCM supplychain supplychainmanagementSubscribe Here! Email Address.

2020 Challenges and Solutions for HVAC Distributors


While demand is growing, so too is supply – and with it, distributors. The HVAC industry is already highly competitive and is predicted to grow 13% through 2028. Managing a vast number of SKUs across the entire supply chain is no mean feat. The bigger the supply chain operation, the more complex the inventory management becomes. Market Trends for the HVAC Industry. The HVAC industry is unforgiving to distributors who are not on top of their game.

Trends 2019: Business Technology

Enterra Insights

This technology is likely to be used widely in supply chain operations to provide better visibility and reduce the costs of recalls. It explains, “Companies that implement blockchain systems without managing privacy issues by design run the risk of storing personal data that can’t be deleted without compromising chain integrity. Technology is an ambiguous word referring to a wide range of marvelous (and sometimes scary) man-made gadgets.

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Technological challenges and limited value holding back autonomous trucks but major change expected by end of decade


This is forecast, based on current trends, to rise to 160k drivers by 2028. Image Caption: Credit: PRNewsfoto/IDTechEx Précis: Autonomy to become key after 2025 according to IDTechEx Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Technology Supply Chain Freight Hi-Tech Logistics Article Type: Reports & Analysis Publish as a report

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Understanding the Challenges Facing Aerospace and Defense Manufacturing Firms

USC Consulting Group

That success is expected to continue over the next decade, as the industry expands apace to surpass the $8 trillion mark by 2028, per analysts for Boeing. Lion Air Flight 610 departed from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta en route to Pangkal Pinang, the capital of an Indonesian island chain, around 6 a.m.