COVID-19 has made one thing very clear, we desperately need the logistics operations to run smoothly for us to function with some degree of normalcy. We are in the middle of a once in a lifetime event. The only way for us to completely return to the way we were living before this is with the introduction of a vaccine. That is not happening for another couple of months. So, we are going to have to live with strict social distancing measures and other restrictions on movement.
This coronavirus has managed to shake up the logistics industry as well. There have been many challenges that have come to the forefront that were previously non-existent. It is not every day that almost every country in the world seals its border. The logistics industry had to work twice as hard to ensure that goods and supplies got to their intended destination. Many processes had to undergo change and restructuring.
So, what had to change, and what will continue to evolve now that people are moving once again?Read more