Once a sector built on handshakes, global logistics is in the throes of technological revolution. From autonomous trucking to robotic warehouses, innovation is upending almost every aspect of the industry.
In this interview series spearheaded by McKinsey’s Logistics practice, we hear directly from the people shaping the future of how goods are transported, handled, and stored. Some of the disruptors are seasoned logistics veterans with decades of industry experience, while others are newcomers eager to make an impact in the space. What they all share is a mission to improve how logistics is done. Read on to learn about how they’re changing logistics for the better and their thoughts on what lies ahead.