The FreightViewer team selected this topic with the intention of underscoring the significance of adopting distinct strategies to effectively navigate the transformations ushered in by Industry 4.0. During her presentation, Andrea Martin emphasized the paramount importance of crafting a digital strategy within the freight forwarding sector to navigate the technological shifts within the industry. Additionally, Andrea Martin addressed three key aspects- the concept of Industry 4.0 in the context of the logistics industry, opportunities and challenges presented by Logistics 4.0 and the emergence of digital freight forwarders.
Andrea Martin expressed, "We are consistently eager to participate in conferences that highlight digital innovations in the industry. These events not only keep our members and us well-informed about the latest developments in the logistics sector but also position our member-exclusive transport management software, FreightViewer, in a new digitized era where establishing a digital strategy is no longer optional but imperative for freight forwarders. Lastly, we extend our gratitude to PTN Events for extending this invitation; it has been a delightful experience for me."
Before ending her presentation Martin explained the importance of having a Transport Management Software for freight forwarders. She briefly touched on how Globalia Logistics Network's member-exclusive TMS FreightViewer
offers a digital infrastructure that allows the establishment of an automated data transfer of carrier rates and tariffs.