Category: Logistics

Trends in digital logistics, automated warehouses, and supply chain visibility

8 Jul by Logistics

Logistics business strategy

Digital Transformation and Logistics Business Strategy A business can set foot on its journey towards digital transformation only if they are agile and flexible enough to be ready towards molding their business strategy. The rule applies to the logistics industry as well, more relevant at the time of uncertainties that we are experiencing due to […]
21 Jun by Logistics

Logistics Operations & digital maturity

Digitisation in Logistics Operations As the world moves towards Industry 4.0, developing countries are yet to embrace the already existing digital technologies in their operation. Operations play a key role in any industry. Operations mixed with digital technology could develop into your organisational competitive advantage in the market. Knowing the current level of digital technology […]
14 Jun by Logistics

Organisation culture & digitisation

Building a digital logistics business Developing other assets, but forgetting the most important one, employees, would be a significant mistake to commit in the digital transformation journey. Moving towards digital technologies in logistics requires you first to make sure that your workforce know how to operate the currently deployed customer portal, as an example. Only […]
9 Jun by Logistics

Digital maturity in Africa

Digital maturity in Africa – Technologies for Transformation For an industry like transportation and logistics in Africa region, which is information-intensive and highly data-driven, if not meticulously organized, then could become a liability instead of an asset. In the process of digital transformation of the business through disruption, it is first required to look at […]
1 Jun by Logistics

Benefits of warehouse management system

Traditional warehouse management systems and software solutions would typically include functions such as invoice management, inventory tracking, goods inward and outward register, Truck arrival and departure log, contract rate management, demurrage calculator, POD management, employee and contractor records, etc. In an earlier post, we had written about the trends in warehouse management for the Africa […]
31 May by Logistics

Freight logistics in a sharing economy

The business world has changed from the process of business-centric to a customer-centric point of view. Similarly, transportation and logistics companies, heavy data handling companies have entered the concept of sharing economy, the smooth working of which requires digitization as an essential aspect in their businesses. FMS in the era of Sharing Economy The sharing […]
26 May by Logistics

Customer experience in logistics

Customer Experience Management Customer experience is one of the five elements of the digital maturity model, which means, as stated by Deloitte, providing an experience where customers view the organization as their digital partner using their preferred channels of interaction to control their connected future on and offline. Customer Experience Management in the logistics industry […]
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Warehouse management trends in Africa

Insights on Warehouse management Warehousing, supply chain logistics, just-in-time inventory management, farm to fork logistics, eCommerce warehouses, mobile warehouses, Cellular IoT, Indoor positioning, Robotics process automation, Digital twin, IoT platform. It is a maze out there, often difficult for logistics companies to choose the right and affordable path towards digitization. attempts to suggest warehouse […]