Technological advancements have impacted every industry for better and arguably for worst depending on who you ask. One of those industries is the shipping/logistics/supply chain industry. No matter how you feel on the subject the technology is here so now we ask how does it influence the industry and how can it be used for good? Shippers, Receivers, Carriers, Brokerages must stay on pace with this game changing technology and formulate it into a beneficial vehicle for their respective businesses.
Carriers and brokerages have the responsibility to involve AI into their processes to stay competitive while pivoting to maintain a high-level human element to facilitate the needs of shippers and receivers of all sizes. These advancements will allow the shipping, logistics, and supply chain industry lower costs while optimizing transit times and capacity needs.