Heading into 2017, business owners had a lot of questions. Today, they still await the new administration’s actions on regulations and initiatives like the ACA, H-1B Visa program and a trillion-dollar investment in infrastructure. While much remains in question, we can always count on industry trends to impact and inform the decisions we make for our businesses in the year ahead.
From production and transportation to warehousing and supply chain management, there are many components that make up the world of logistics. And changes to any of these component parts can affect what’s happening in the logistics marketplace. Technology, for example, heavily influences the industry, and revenue could be negatively impacted if companies are caught off guard or are slow to adjust.
In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the industry trends to look out for in 2017. From changing technology to evolving standards and regulations, getting a jump on what may be coming your way can help you make the right decisions for your business.