As with business operations in general, supply chains are currently undergoing transformation arising from digitalisation and the adoption of disruptive technologies such as the internet of things (IoT), blockchains and distributed ledger technology (DLT), cryptocurrencies, smart contracts, artificial intelligence (AI) and autonomous vehicles (AVs).
Uptake of these technologies has been given a further impetus with the COVID-19 pandemic, which has significantly increased the importance of supply chain visibility and management to the success, and even viability, of businesses in many industries.
Click here to read the full briefing which:
- Examines the potential role of various disruptive technologies in a business’s supply chain.
- Considers key legal factors in digitalising supply chain processes through the implementation of such disruptive technologies.