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For Supply Chain Execs: A Look at Last-Mile Logistics, 2025

Published: 13 May 2016

ID: G00308485

Analyst(s): Greg Aimi , John Johnson , Bart De Muynck


New and disruptive transportation solutions are targeting last-mile logistics and threaten to challenge iconic names like DHL, FedEx and UPS. Supply chain leaders should stay aware of emerging and somewhat futuristic autonomous last-mile options.

Table Of Contents


  • Autonomous Robots Promise Economic Delivery Options
  • Momentum Grows for Drones as Last-Mile Option
  • Going Underground: People Have Relied on Underground Public Transportation for Decades … Are Packages Next?

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