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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

FreightTech: The future of logistics

Marc Pisoke
Roland Berger

New digital technologies and disruptive ideas are shaking up the logistics industry – incumbents need to adapt fast

Traditional logistics players have so far been slow to adapt to the FreightTech revolution, allowing newer, disruptive players to take a lead. In this study, we look at the challenges holding incumbents back – and outline what they can do to regain market dominance.

For decades, the logistics value chain has remained the same. An order is received by a freight forwarder, the package is picked up, warehoused, transported, warehoused again and finally delivered to the receiver. But in the past few years, new technologies and ideas in logistics – collectively known as FreightTech – have been shaking up this well-trodden path. In fact, in the next 2 to 5 years, FreightTech applications are expected to disrupt every step of the traditional value chain.

This poses problems for incumbent players wh

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CPO Rising 2015: The Agility Agenda

This year, Ardent Partners explores a key characteristic that separates best-in-class procurement teams from all others – agility.While the 318 procurement and finance pros who were surveyed continue to focus on savings, delivering value, and process automation, they know that achieving their goals depends on how  >>


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Supply Chain Manager 100%
     
     Strengelbach, Aargau  -  PERM  -  Philips

Supply Chain Lead
     
     Basel-City - Basel  -  PERM  -  Roche

Schichtmitarbeiter/in (m/w/d) ADC-Produktion
     
     Basel-Stadt - Basel  -  PERM  -  Roche

Head Production Scheduling Drug Substance Basel Biotech Manufacturing
     
     Basel-City - Basel  -  PERM  -  Roche

R&D Sourcing Manager
     
     Basel-City - Basel  -  PERM  -  Roche

Zollspezialist (m/w)
     
     Zürich  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel

Einkäufer/in (m/w)
     
     Zürich  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel

Supply Planner EMEA
     
     Nyon  -  TEMP  -  Page Personnel

Supply-Planner Temp Contract 6 months
     
     Geneva  -  TEMP  -  Page Personnel

Global Supply Chain Manager
     
     Geneva  -  TEMP  -  Page Personnel

Supply Chain Manager 100%
     
     Zofingen, Aargau  -  PERM  -  Philips

Order and Distribution Manager within Global Supply Chain
     
     Aargau - Kaiseraugst  -  PERM  -  Roche

Produktionsexperte (m/w/d) für den Bereich Kleinmengenverpackung Kaiseraugst
     
     Aargau - Kaiseraugst  -  PERM  -  Roche

Distribution Project Manager
     
     Neuchâtel  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Manager
     
     Neuchâtel  -  PERM  -  Michael Page





 
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Last update 7 Feb 2020
Global Manufacturing PMI at nine-month high in January
   Source: J.P.Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI ™  -  IHS Markit



Retail

The retail sector is always on the move. Whether this involves shopping centres, shops in inner city locations or at airports – trends change very quickly and the goods change just as rapidly too. To keep up with these developments, highly complex and process driven supply chains are needed. With our...


Deloitte Global Chief Procurement Officer Survey 2019: Faced With Economic and Trade Threats, CPOs Pressured to Cut Costs

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Erema: Gaining a competitive edge through preferential exports

Erema, an Austrian manufacturer of recycling systems, uses AEB software to accelerate the proper classification of its components, manage supplier’s declarations, and ensure compliance in its exports. Erema ship...

Investigating Sales Management Role in Commercial Returns: Enhancing the changes of cusomer needs

The business-to-business competitive environment is dramatically changing, and firms need to learn how to keep up. Manufacturers must attempt to deliver incremental value to enhance business relationships and to do this ...


International Agenda