Charlie Dehoney’s article speaks to how the mandate of visibility from customers and consumers has driven the requirement for increased interconnectedness throughout the supply chain. Charlie lists a number of companies competing for market share in the visibility space through their own silo of networks. DFM Data Corp. offers a neutral member-governed utility that can span these competing networks and offer a true holistic view of the transportation and logistics supply chain with wide-ranging visibility benefits.
Quotes from Article:
“Visibility adoption is driving a new wave of efficiency throughout the shipment lifecycle, serving as a launchpad for future growth and innovation among transportation capabilities.”
“…it should be made clear that in my view visibility and shorter cycle times are here to stay and technology/software will be the cornerstones of these trends, not the relationship-based decisioning we’ve seen throughout history.”