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Supply Chains Will Change Radically over the Coming Decade

Supply Chains Will Change Radically over the Coming Decade

Industry 4.0 is coming to the extended supply chain. Over the coming decade, innovations like predictive analytics, 3D printing, and wearable technologies will change the supply chain even as workforce shortages intensify. Customer demands and competition are the driving forces, according to the 2015 MHI Annual Industry Report, "Supply Chain Innovation — Making the impossible possible." MHI , an international trade association that represents the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry, produced the report with Deloitte Consulting. (Source: freedigitalphotos.net) The gist of the report is that new technology will spread across traditional supply chains, changing them radically over the next five to 10 years. On average, companies surveyed expect to invest heavily in new technologies over the next two years, with the top 17% spending more than $10 million. MH...

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