8 PREDICTIONS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY.

SUBTITLE: THE SUPPLY CHAIN LANDSCAPE WILL LOOK A LOT DIFFERENT AS WE APPROACH MIDCENTURY. INTELLIGENT COMPUTER SYSTEMS WILL BE CALLING MOST OF THE SHOTS, STREAMLINED FLOW WILL BE THE ULTIMATE PERFORMANCE CRITERION, LIABILITY HASSLES WILL BE ELIMINATED, AND WHOLE NEW CATEGORIES OF INTEGRATED SERVICE PROVIDERS WILL EMERGE. AND THOSE FORTUNATE ENOUGH TO BE AROUND WHEN THESE PREDICTIONS COME TRUE WILL LOOK BACK AND WONDER HOW WE EVER GOT BY WITH THOSE RUSTY OLD SUPPLY CHAINS OF 2003.

Language

  • English

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Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Forecasting; Logistics
  • Subject Areas: Freight Transportation; Planning and Forecasting;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00949543
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Jul 7 2003 12:00AM