The degree of digitisation in the logistics industry is still not very high – in fact, it only came in tenth in an industry ranking, putting it dead last amongst the ten economic sectors studied.

These were the findings of the “Branchenatlas Digitale Transformation” [Business Atlas of Digital Transformation] study conducted by the Digital Intelligence Institute on behalf of develop.

According the study, it is at the strategic level that the logistics industry is furthest behind, with just 18 percent of logistics companies surveyed stating that the digital transformation was of fundamental strategic importance. For all of the others, it is not clear who is driving strategic development or where the responsibility lies.

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