The strategic role of logistics in the industry 4.0 era
Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review , Volume 129 p. 1- 11
By leveraging new technologies (Additive Manufacturing, Advanced Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Vehicles, Blockchain, Drones, Internet of Things, etc.), many companies are developing cyber-physical systems that can change the competition landscape. In the midst of this exciting development, we examine the strategic role of logistics and transportation services for creating economic, environmental and social values. Also, we discuss some new research directions.
|Industry 4.0, Additive manufacturing, Blockchain, Drones, Artificial intelligence, Logistics, Transportation|
|Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review|
|Organisation||Department of Technology and Operations Management|
Tang, C.S., & Veelenturf, L.P. (2019). The strategic role of logistics in the industry 4.0 era. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 129, 1–11. doi:10.1016/j.tre.2019.06.004