Benefits of Location Intelligence in Supply Chain Strategy
December 4, 2022
Location intelligence provides supply chain professionals insight into consumer movement patterns that can help better predict demand, manage inventory, identify potential bottlenecks and allocate staff.
Instead of good cheer, last holiday season was filled with headaches for supply chain professionals. With the peak shipping season approaching again, many of these same issues— labor shortages, a global pandemic and geopolitical crises—plus some new ones will challenge supply chain professionals once again. To prevent consumer disappointment this year, businesses are seeking solutions that can minimize disruptions in their supply chains and ensure inventory is on shelves, deliveries are made on time, and more.
Location intelligence is a valuable tool for supply chain professionals as it provides insight into consumer movement patterns that can help companies better predict demand, manage inventory, identify potential bottlenecks and allocate staff. Below we’ll share some examples of how location intelligence can be used to minimize disruptions and keep supply chains running smoothly this holiday season.