Parcel Monitor: Top Logistics & Supply Chain Challenges of 2022
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The supply chain is one of the most important aspects of any business. After all, it's the supply chain that ensures that goods and materials are delivered to the right place at the right time.
As logistics and supply chains become increasingly complex post-COVID, companies face an ever-growing list of challenges that need to be addressed in order to maintain efficiency and sustainability. By being aware of these challenges, businesses can ensure that they are able to run smoothly and efficiently, no matter what comes their way.
With this in mind, our media partner Parcel Monitor has taken a closer look at some of the most significant challenges that are impacting global supply chains today. Key takeaways from the article include:
- Businesses need to rethink their current supply chain processes, create inventory storage facilities closer to their consumers, and figure out how to improve last-mile deliveries and returns.
- Lead times in the energy and gas utility sectors continue to surge higher, increasing by over 150% from the pre-pandemic era.
- In recent years, supply chain operating expenses have increased by billions of dollars due to rising shipping container costs and a rise in container volumes.
Check out the full article at Parcel Monitor to find out more!