Industry Survey: Transformative Technology Adoption and Attitudes – Logistics
ABI Research conducted an industry survey on transformative technology adoption and attitudes of 455 decision makers, influencers, and implementers in the following verticals: Retail, Healthcare, Logistics, Transportation, Automotive, Manufacturing, Utilities, Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG), as well as Local, State, and Federal Governments. This report provides a summary of the findings and main conclusions related to the adoption of intelligent logistics technologies such as Freight as a Service (FaaS), robotics, on-demand manufacturing, drones and asset tracking. Questions ranged from willingness to adopt new technologies, to benefits, the role of telco operators, and sourcing options (in-house versus third-party). This report provides insight into prevailing attitudes within the logistics segment, primarily on the awareness of the disruptive impact of smart logistics technologies on business models and competition.
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