The customer places an order, triggering a series of processes that unfold automatically. In no time at all, machines build products tailored to the customer’s unique wishes. They communicate with one another, share production status updates, even organize themselves: Welcome to Industry 4.0 – the fourth industrial revolution!
What demands does this place on logistics? How autonomously can processes be managed? Our new expert paper looks at the challenges that confront today’s logistics industry, what will change as a result of Industry 4.0, and how businesses can use “Logistics 4.0” solutions to prepare themselves for whatever the future holds in store.