1-Stop Opinion: Data is the new oil

data is the new oil

The phrase ‘data is the new oil’ has entered the world of freight logistics to suggest a commodity, without which, the industry grinds to a halt. That’s certainly one interpretation – many sectors of industry would become redundant if data stopped flowing. But there has always been data, and to understand the impact of the phrase, it needs to be put into context.

Michael Bouari provides his opinion on how big data is transforming the logistics industry. Read the full piece here.