14th December 2016
As 2016 draws to an end. Universe of Delivery has covered many popular topics in the past year, from optimization of the warehouse processes to track & trace, innovation, robots, return management, final mile delivery as well as Black Friday and logistics in China. However some articles have been read more times and more than others. As you reflect on the year past now is the opportunity to read or reread the most popular articles.
Robots vs humans, last-mile and innovation were hot topics at Nordic Delivery Conference 2016, powered by Consignor
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6 technologies that will change the logistics industry by 2030
Markus KÃ¼ckelhaus from DHL reveals how Big data, sensor technology, augmented reality, 3D printing, robots and drones affect the logistics industry in the next 5-15 years.
Huge business potential for European companies in China
Professor Dianjun Fang from China gives a status of the Chinese logistics and
delivery market and reveals what opportunities this provides for European companies.
Starship makes last-mile delivery cheaper and more efficient
Vans, trucks, human labour and undelivered goods turn last-mile delivery into a pricey business. The Starship robot cuts these factors out of the equation.
Modern technology and willingness to pay creates debate
Robot technology is increasingly used in the fulfilment and delivery industry.
This affects both logistics employees and online consumers in a positive and
negative way, but how?
We promise that 2017 will offer even more inspiring articles, making sure that you stay updated on trends in e-commerce, logistics, transportation and delivery, and who knows? Perhaps you’ll be motivated to make your business even more competitive.
From the entire Universe of Delivery team, we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!