Demand for Warehouse Space Will Be Strong in 2018

A combination of factors will come together in 2018 that will result in strong investor appetite for logistics real estate, according to CBRE. The demand, from e-commerce growth to last-mile logistics, combined with an abundance of institutional capital in the global market, are the forces behind the increase this year. And the growth is not just […]

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Next-Gen Asset Tracking Technology Could Replace RFID in Coming Years

As large enterprises seek to deploy next-generation asset tracking technologies to improve operational efficiencies, the market will hit $4.5 billion by 2022, according to ABI Research. The global growth rate for worldwide indoor positioning market for next-generation asset tracking will have a CAGR of 32%. As the hugely fragmented market develops, the location supply chain […]

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Let's Get Digital: Supply Chains Are Going to Get Smarter in 2018

“Manufacturers of every size and shape are changing rapidly because of new digital technologies, new competitors, new ecosystems, and new ways of doing business,” says Kimberly Knickle, research vice president, IT Priorities and Strategies with analyst firm IDC Manufacturing Insights. “Manufacturers that can speed their adoption of digital capabilities in order to create business value […]

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Logistics in the Time of E-Commerce

There can be no doubt that we have been smitten in our minds by e-commerce, which is reshaping even the furthest reaches of the economy. How much it is discombobulating supply chain management is vividly depicted in the 28th Annual State of Logistics report. The report, issued by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, […]

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