This report examines the market opportunities for solutions based on new technologies and in particular the Internet of Things (IoT), including many emerging technologies such as augmented and virtual reality, blockchain, artificial intelligence applied to the supply chain management and logistics.

It describes the most innovative industry players and their business models, as well as key market trends.

The study also provides estimates for the size of the connected logistics market:
– Breakdown by connectivity technology
– Breakdown by use case
– Breakdown by region

Table of contents

Executive summary

1. Recap of definitions and concepts
Definition and concepts
IoT technologies to connect any object
Synthesis of key networking technologies
Private networks: definition and characteristics
Identification technologies
Indoor logistics
Outdoor logistics

2. Market dynamics
The connected logistics value chain
The demand side: Strategies of logistics providers and transport companies
The connected logistics market by technology
The connected logistics market by use case
The connected logistics market by region
Drivers and barriers to the development of connected logistics

3. Use cases and applications
Summary of key use cases
Automatic guided vehicles (AGVs)
Autonomous drones
Global 5G IoT satellite connectivity for maritime containers
Robot trolleys
IoT fleet tracking
Reusable Transport Items (RTIs)
IoT-enabled reusable packaging
ParceLive Hanhaa
IoT applications in the railway sector

Geographic area



  • ABB Optical Group
  • Airgain
  • AT&T
  • Bill Howe
  • Hanhaa
  • Locus Robotics
  • Merck
  • Sateliot
  • Sensefinity
  • Softbox
  • Stimio
  • Verizon Connect
  • Volansi

Other details

  • Reference: M00090MRA
  • Delivery: on the DigiWorld Interactive platform
  • Languages available: French, English
  • Tags: logistics, iot, Internet of things, connected logistics

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