Whether it is managing revenue management as a brick and mortar retailer, wondering what the state is on the driver shortage, or tracking significant new tariffs — all of these affect supply chain networks. Here are four global supply chain trends to watch in 2018.
- Omnichannel Revenue Management — Traditional brick and mortar retailers seek to leverage their stores to better compete against Amazon and other ecommerce retailers.
- Logistics Workers, Labor Shortages, and Automation — The industry continues to discuss the driver shortage.
- Tariffs and Global Supply Chain Networks — If significant new tariffs emerge, supply chain networks will change greatly.
- The Hype Surrounding Digital Technologies Will Continue — Emerging technologies such as blockchain, 3D printing, autonomous mobile robots, IoT, machine learning, and related technologies continue to advance.
Read more on key supply chain trends to watch in 2018.
All in all, this is a good lead into our next WEGGinar™. See below.
Note: Don’t miss our next WEGGinar™ 1/10/18 on “Laurel Delaney’s Global Trade Trends Report 2018” and presented by Laurel Delaney, President, WEGG and Founder, GlobeTrade.com. Register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/1940601026277957634
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