By Geoff Nicoll, Business Development Director, Global Logistics
The next wave of business growth, efficiency and productivity advancement for 3PLs will come from ‘things’ talking to other ‘things’ — automatic, machine-to-machine communication via the so-called ‘Internet of Things’.
Back in 2000, 200 million devices were connected to the internet. Today it’s more like 12 billion, and by 2020 it will be 50 billion, according to Michael Fabian from Cisco. [Read more...]