Digital technologies to power supply chain of the future, say analysts


 

Analytics company GlobalData has confirmed that the Covid-19 pandemic has begun forcing transport and logistics companies to accelerate the adoption of digital technologies. Principal disruptive tech analyst, Manish Dixit said the main factors driving companies to go digital were increasing labour shortages, forced closure of factories and disruptions in delivery routes and logistics hubs due to lockdowns. Dixit said “big data” and “digital twins” were technologies that UK transport companies would be likely to adopt in the wake of the […]