Gartner® Report: Predicts Supply Chain Technology 2024

January 5, 2024

Gartner® describes key supply chain technology trends in the latest report.

Warehouse conveyor belt in motion

Learn how leading organizations invest in digital supply chain transformation with top emerging technologies in the Gartner 2024 predictions report.

Key Takeaways

  • “Supporting digital supply chain transformation with the use of emerging technologies remains a top-funded initiative for supply chain organizations.”
  • “Four of the top reasons cited as driving investments in emerging technologies are companies’ needs to support new business models, improve process efficiency/productivity, enhance decision making and improve supply chain resiliency/agility.”
  • “Only 10% of companies believe that technology is not a source of competitive advantage.”
  • “Nearly one-third of respondents to Gartner’s survey said that technology is critical to the success and growth of their business.”

What you need to know from the Gartner® report #

Gartner® describes key supply chain technology trends in the latest report:

“Technology is seen as a critical enabler of competitive advantage and leaders often cite improving their position as a key driver for investing in supply chain technology. Supply chain technology leaders can use this research to discover where future risks and opportunities lie.”

Key Findings:

  • “Supporting digital supply chain transformation with the use of emerging technologies remains a top-funded initiative for supply chain organizations.”

  • “Four of the top reasons cited as driving investments in emerging technologies are companies’ needs to support new business models, improve process efficiency/productivity, enhance decision making and improve supply chain resiliency/agility.”

  • “Only 10% of companies believe that technology is not a source of competitive advantage.”

  • “Nearly one-third of respondents to Gartner’s survey said that technology is critical to the success and growth of their business.”


Flexible warehousing infrastructure drives action #

Flexible infrastructure compliments fixed infrastructure. It allows companies to dynamically add warehouses when, where, and for as long as necessary. It transforms networks to move—supporting innovative strategies and continuous improvement.

All without investing in long-term commitments to a location or technology.

Learn more: Flexible warehousing infrastructure accelerates sales


Gartner, Predicts 2024: Supply Chain Technology 26 October 2023, By Dwight Klappich Et Al.


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