You have likely heard of some of the biggest innovations that have emerged in the carrier industry in recent years. Things like 5G, the Internet of Things, and virtual reality are all starting to play a bigger role in how carriers operate. But what exactly  do these technologies mean for you, the consumer? How will they impact your experience with carriers? And what do you need to know to make sure you're taking advantage of everything these technologies have to offer?

With this in mind, our media partner Parcel Monitor has taken a closer look at some of the most transformative innovations that are currently shaking up the carrier industry. Key highlights of the article include:

  • The cost of drone-based delivery can actually be 70% cheaper than that of traditional vehicle-based delivery methods.

  • Data from video telematics can be utilized to detect lapses in service delivery, such as unnecessarily long idle times, which allow courier companies to make necessary changes to improve their performance.

  • Cargo tracking via RFID tags and/or QR codes ensures that goods are delivered to the right destinations within the set time frames.

Check out the full analysis here to find out more!