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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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Supply Chain Analyst - CONTRACT 11 Months
     
     Glendora  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Quality Manager
     
     St. Louis Area, MO  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Inventory Planner
     
     Coeur d'Alene Area, ID  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Director, Supply Chain Management - GBS
     
     Nashville, Tennessee  -  PERM  -  Philips

Procurement Engineer (Mechanical Commodity), Philips Healthcare, (Bothell, WA.)
     
     Bothell, Washington  -  PERM  -  Philips

Procurement Operations Site Lead (Director) RMD and RSS
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche

Order Entry, Data Entry, Logistics
     
     Melville  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Production Lead Specialist, Operations - Packaging, 2nd shift
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche

Logistics Specialist
     
     Melville  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Order Entry Associate
     
     Melville  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Manager, Indirect Strategic Sourcing
     
     Stamford, CT or Malvern, PA  -  PERM  -  SCM Talent Group

Sr Procurement Engineer, Philips Healthcare, (Maple Grove, MN.)
     
     Maple Grove, Minnesota  -  PERM  -  Philips

Production Technician - Filling (Diag Tech / THR - SAT / 6am-7pm)
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche

Import Logistics Coordinator
     
     Queens  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Production Technician Associate - Filling (Diag Tech Assoc). (Thur-Sat/13 hour /6am-7pm)
     
     New Jersey - Branchburg  -  PERM  -  Roche





 
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