Yogi Berra was right about a lot of things.
It’s taken us years to realize that logistics is all about software, and increasingly so. We may not like it; we may regret that it’s happening; we may feel uncomfortable with it; but we’d better learn to live with it. The next generation of logistics pros won’t be afraid at all!! They’ll be ready to use it to leverage their firms’ ability to compete.
The decision to invest in software enhancements can be overwhelming when considering that many large companies spend as much as 30% of annual revenue on information technology systems.