Harnessing new tech to improve supply chain management

ST Logistics' new chief executive Loganathan Ramasamy says there is immense pressure on the logistics industry to digitalise or be out of business entirely. The company has invested $10 million to $15 million in new technologies over the past two to
ST Logistics' new chief executive Loganathan Ramasamy says there is immense pressure on the logistics industry to digitalise or be out of business entirely. The company has invested $10 million to $15 million in new technologies over the past two to three years to improve processes.ST PHOTO: MARK CHEONG

Technology has been disrupting many industries but that same disruption is being harnessed by some firms to sharpen up their operations.

Home-grown company ST Logistics, which provides supply chain management services, believes the digital wave is providing new opportunities for it to improve services and move workers up the value chain.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 29, 2019, with the headline 'Harnessing new tech to improve supply chain management'. Print Edition | Subscribe