AI: The next step in the evolution of logistics & supply chain management

AI: The next step in the evolution of logistics & supply chain management

Posted On October 17, 2023

Some would say the invention that’s had the greatest impact on logistics and supply chain management is the shipping container. Others might point to UPC bar codes. The advent and ultimate applications of artificial intelligence may add a new contender for the title. Our guest in a recent episode of “What’s Working with Cam Marston” was Shashank Rao, the Jim W. Thompson Professor in the Department of Supply Chain Management at Auburn University’s Harbert College of Business. He says AI presents the next step in streamlining the supply chain. Artificial intelligence is that next iteration that is looking to make… Read More

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Meeting a need for the growing logistics industry in Mobile

Posted On July 12, 2023

With a busy port, plentiful transportation routes and a positive business climate, logistics is a growing sector in Mobile. Philip Burton has a solution to meet its needs. Burton, our guest in the latest episode of “What’s Working with Cam Marston,” is a commercial developer who saw the vast potential for growth in logistics in the area and started the South Alabama Logistics Park. It’s a place where shipments that come into the busy Port of Mobile can be unpacked from their containers and stored before moving on to their ultimate destinations by truck, rail or air. “We saw an… Read More

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