GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

PARIS, Nov 23 (FAM) – The rush of integrators and 3PLs to be first movers in embracing new technologies was evident yesterday with two major new launches – an innovative warehousing drone concept from Geodis and a new artificial intelligence communications system launched by UPS.

Freight flows, labour costs and operating practices are set to be transformed in the years ahead by an array of new technologies, including robotics and 3D-printing, that will transform the manufacturing and logistics sectors.