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How is IoT used in logistics?


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The Internet of Things (IoT) is widely used in logistics to enhance efficiency, visibility, and overall supply chain management. There are several ways in which IoT in Transportation is utilised in this industry:


1. Asset Tracking and Management through GPS and RFID 

2. Inventory Management with smart sensors monitoring factors like temperature and humidity.

3. Predictive Maintenance using condition monitoring sensors to predict when maintenance is needed, reducing downtime and preventing unexpected breakdowns.

4. Fleet Management using factors like location, speed, fuel consumption, and driver behaviour. Optimise routes, improve fuel efficiency, and enhance overall fleet management.

5. Supply Chain Visibility for better decision-making, identifying bottlenecks, and improving overall efficiency.

6. Predictive Analytics and Data Analytics

7. Smart Warehousing using Automated Systems

8. Last-Mile Delivery Optimization

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