Tech Industry

Change Drivers, Strategic Responses And The Role Of IT In Freight And Logistics Companies

Date Added: Jan 2010
Format: PDF

Companies in the freight and logistics sector work on leading edge globalization 24/7. From express shipping services using airlines and ocean shipping lines, these companies contend with the usual pressures imposed by exacting clients, as well as with the novel stresses exerted by an ever-changing multi-polar global marketplace (see sidebar). With stunning growth in trade volumes driven by expanding economies in China, India and other regions, the global freight business is no longer about moving things from point A to point B.