Technology has changed the face of everything we do. This includes inventory management, and what would normally take someone hours to complete can now be done with the simple click of a button – or the scan of a code.
The news of the biggest e-commerce site – Amazon – developing and launching its very own shipping service in order to compete with 3PLs like UPS and FedEx has rocked the shipping industry.
Though Amazon hasn’t confirmed this news, many supply analysts suspect that it is very likely going to happen.
How will this affect 3PLs, supply chain managers, and retailers?