What Is The Position Of Transportation In Supply Chain?

Deloitte plans to continue exploring the myriad ways that the future of work and the means ahead for mobility may intersect to form tomorrow’s workforce. If erstwhile drivers assume dispatch or operations roles, they could affect companies’ asset mix and geographic footprint, potentially requiring new operations hubs to house them—or even a shift to a digital workforce. Without the need for a driver, the viability of the enterprise model for small owner-operators—and the trucking firms that depend on them to haul freight—could be doubtful. Will this impression the compensation model so that trucking companies can improve what they pay employees?