2017 is here and the supply chain and logistics landscape is excited to gain insights into what's in store for them. The top 10 trending aspects of the coming year reflect a mix of data-enabled technologies, approaches, solutions, and parameters. Often charged with being the slowest adopters of change, supply chain stakeholders can certainly look forward to a supersonic drive across the landscape empowered by the benefits they can derive from these trendsetters for the year 2017.
The logistics landscape has evolved immensely over the years, yet the jagged road of uncertainty cripples its progress at every stage from warehousing to transportation. With infinite variables across stages, even one misstep leads to complete breakdown of the entire chain.
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AOG events are straight forward, you can’t plan for the event and it is here to stay. Best is to plan for response. As AOG motto of united Airlines states ‘Five minutes makes the difference’ response needed is within minutes. Airlines’ AOG desk role is significant in the recovery. AOG which is primarily a maintenance event also triggers the cascading supply chain events such as sourcing, logistics, payments & even reverse logistics of unserviceable items.