Have you ever wondered why to apply technological processes in your company?
The growing trend of innovations in the technology sector has created a great commotion in the industries, driving the transformation of the same to optimize time and resources, simplify processes, improve the productivity of your teams and implement automatization to have greater accuracy and reduce risks.
Here we are going to talk about the importance of technology for the logistics industry and the main trends that support the adaptation processes of these companies.
To start, we are going to mention some technologies applied in the logistics sector that are revolutionizing the way they operate.
The Artificial Intelligence (AI) has made possible a radical change at the working System at the supply chain. Companies had moved from a reactive to a proactive scheme, in which managers analyze the market behavior and adapt their resources accordingly. This results in improved efficiency and increased profitability.
Big Data has contributed to the collection and analysis of information to take advantage of this data opportunely and rescue valuable information that can contribute to the decision making and the provision of a better service.
In the logistics sector, it is possible to create virtual spaces and secure platforms, where shippers receive orders from carriers without the involvement of intermediaries. Additionally, with the presence of technologies such as Blockchain opens the possibility of making “Smart Contracts”, which reduce the risks of default and delayed payment.
The inclusion of Drones for the delivery of orders that meet weight and distance requirements, this to provide an agile, fast and economical shipping service.
The use of automated systems for taking measures as CubiQ that simplifies processes of measurements in the logistic chain, managing to quickly sized objects obtaining great agility at the moment of receiving and sending packages and better precision in the data obtained at the moment of taking the measures.
The technology as the backbone of the business transformation
Technology implementation of technologies is a great challenge for business, also it has many benefits, here we mention some specific ones for the logistics and transport chain.
1. Tracking and geolocation of packages.
2. Share information based on Blockchain protocols.
3. Storage, administration, and analysis of information streams by using Big Data technology.
4. Combine several processes of international commerce, integrating information systems, protocols and “Smart Contracts”.
5. Achieves agility in the measurement processes and package cubing.
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