Global supply chains are under extreme pressure. In a new research note PitchBook's emerging tech analysts detail the heightened importance of technology that can increase the visibility, flexibility and automation of supply chains. A few key takeaways:
- Risk management and freight tech startups could improve management visibility into component sourcing and movement.
- Mobile robots and automation tech enable cost savings and help maintain continuity of business operations.
- Digital warehouse marketplaces and on-demand storage providers can help keep inventory stocked.