Transportation and Logistics

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Our deep and comprehensive expertise encompasses Supply Chain Services, Logistics Infrastructure, Freight Transportation, Storage and Warehousing, Distribution and Delivery, Rail and Maritime equipment and services. Our global research analysts track, monitor, forecast, and analyze technologies and their markets opportunities, and issues of strategic relevance to support our clients

  1. 23 May 2023  |  Global

    Global Edge Computing Solutions in Supply Chain and Logistics Growth Opportunities

    The Increased Use of IoT and Robotics Spurs Demand for Edge Computing in the Supply Chain

    This Frost & Sullivan study focuses on the growth opportunities for edge computing solutions in supply chain and logistics. Edge computing is a distributed computing architecture that makes data computation happen closer to the data source. Edge computing aids supply chain efficiency as it frees up resources, lessens reliance on human management, s...

  2. In the post-pandemic global business ecosystem, all eyes remain trained on supply chains as operations inch toward a new normal characterized by transparency and business resilience. In this study, Frost & Sullivan discusses the top growth opportunities for the fast-evolving supply chain and logistics domain, particularly how technologies, inclu...

  3. 11 Apr 2023  |  Global

    Growth Opportunities for Track and Trace Solutions in the Global Container Shipping Sector

    Post pandemic Supply Chain Pressure Accelerates Adoption of Sensors and Other Advanced Technologies to Improve Efficiencies

    This study focuses on track and trace solutions used in the container shipping industry, specifically dry and reefer containers. Track and trace solutions are used to track (identify location and history) shipments throughout the entire supply chain, from supplier to consumer, using radio frequency identification (RFID), GPS tracking, and/or barcod...

  4. 15 Nov 2022  |  Global

    Software Enforcement Segment of the Software License Management Market—A Global Analysis

    Robust Demand for SaaS Products and Intelligent Devices Creates the Need for Entitlement Management

    This study covers market size, trends, competitive landscape, and growth strategies for the Software Enforcement Market within the global Software License Management (SLM) market. Software licensing enables software monetization strategies and requires license enforcement, entitlement management, and software protection. Companies traditionally ...

  5. 30 Jun 2022  |  Global

    Global Last-mile Delivery Optimization for Retail Growth Opportunities

    Despite Mounting Pressure on Supply Chains, Demand for Autonomous Vehicles and Route Optimization Software Drives Growth Strategies

    This study focuses on last-mile delivery optimization achieved through autonomous vehicles (AVs) and route optimization software. It explores market definitions, size, forecasts, drivers, restraints, trends, competition, and growth opportunities. Last-mile delivery involves the movement of products from a distribution center to the end destinati...

  6. 16 Aug 2021  |  North America

    The North American Logistics and Transportation Growth Opportunities

    Smart Digital Technologies with Service Innovation Deliver Collaborative Partner Solutions to Drive Transformational Growth Across the Value Chain

    The COVID-19 pandemic has left its footprint on most industries across regions; the North American logistics and transportation industry is no different. This industry is critical for economic activity, a point more evident than ever in these unprecedented times. The North American logistics and transportation industry is complex and fragmented wit...

  7. 03 Aug 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    GCC Logistics Outlook, 2021

    Technology Adoption, Infrastructure Investment, and Diversification Leading Transition Toward an Integrated Regional Supply Chain Ecosystem

    Logistics industry growth in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region is catalyzed by the increasing contribution of the non-oil sector to GDP, infrastructure development, growth of free trade zones and industrial parks, and greater regional trade cooperation. Governments in the region undertake policy measures to bolster economic diversification ...

  8. 30 Mar 2021  |  Global

    IoT-powered Digital Ecosystem Transforming the Global Logistics Industry

    IoT Solutions Delivering Integrated Value Propositions for the Global Logistics Industry and the Connected Ecosystem

    The traditional approach to global freight management in the logistics industry faces challenges at every step due to process delays, product theft, and spoilage, lack of supply chain visibility, and resource limitations. Missteps and uninformed decisions in supply chain and logistics operation create havoc and translate into damaged customer relat...

  9. 30 Dec 2020  |  Global

    Growth Opportunities of SaaS E-commerce Technologies in Logistics

    Advancement in Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics, and Machine Learning encourage Growth Opportunities

    Rather than just merely tracking goods in transit, the logistics software management platform provides advanced data analytics solutions to identify key variances and to take actions before incurring costs to companies. Multiple product handling particularly when handling fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) needs continuous improvement delivery and w...

  10. 05 Oct 2020  |  Asia Pacific

    Frost Radar™: Japanese Fleet Management System Market, 2020

    A Benchmarking System to Spark Companies to Action—Innovation that Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines

    Frost & Sullivan estimates that the demand for fleet drivers in Japan will increase by 130,000 over the next 10 years and that by 2027, approximately 960,000 drivers will be needed to cater to the Japanese logistics market. However, a labor shortage of 25% is expected because of a declining birthrate, an aging population, and fewer younger people e...