Supply Chain Technology: Location Awareness

If you misplace your phone there is an app available to discover which couch cushions it fell between.  If you misremember where you left your keys, there is a device that can beep to help you find them.  If you go to a ballgame and don’t recollect where you parked, your phone can lead right to the parking spot.  For your supply chain, similar technology can help you track and determine when and if a delivery will arrive on schedule.  A recent Logistics Viewpoint article breaks down the growth of location awareness applications.  Read more here.