Smart and Mobile Supply Chain Solutions Market - Snapshot

Smart & mobile supply chain solutions are integrated software applications that provide complete business visibility, optimization of inventories, and synchronization of supply with demand & manufacturing. Smart and mobile supply chain solutions integrate functions such as source, procure, make, store, transport, and sell by completely managing information, material, and financial flows. The solutions aim to achieve a competitive edge by offering an enhanced customer experience and optimizing costs. Smart and mobile supply chain solutions are important, since effective supply chain solutions can improve service, cut costs, and enhance revenues. From a pragmatic point of view, the idea for smart and mobile supply chain solutions came from deviations in the manufacturing environment such as increasing prices of manufacturing, shortened product life cycles, and shrinking resources of manufacturing bases

The global smart & mobile supply chain solutions market was valued at US$ 13,614.8 Mn in 2018. It is expected to expand at a CAGR of 9.9% during the forecast period. The scope of smart supply chain solutions is high among third-party logistic (3PL) service providers. Government authorities are also supporting 3PL industries to develop automation and innovative systems, which would further encourage them to adopt smart & mobile supply chain management solutions.

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Increasing demand for industrial automation is a key factor that is likely to drive the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market. Moreover, rapid increase in e-commerce activities is also expected to offer considerable opportunities to the market during the forecast period. Furthermore, increasing demand for storage coupled with the need to reduce order backlog and miss-ships is driving the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market. However, a lack of infrastructure and system scalability are major factors that are likely to hamper the market.

Europe is a prominent market for smart & mobile supply chain management solutions, globally, due to rising awareness about the advantages of smart solutions. Evolving technologies coupled with significant cost reduction is a major factor propelling the smart & mobile supply chain management solutions market in Europe. The smart & mobile supply chain management solutions market in Europe is estimated to expand at a CAGR of 10.3% during the forecast period. The Sourcing and Procurement and Supply Chain Planning (SCP) segment is projected to account for a major share of the smart & mobile supply chain management solutions market in Europe, while Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) and Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) segments are estimated to expand at a notable growth rate during the forecast period.

Expansion of the market in APAC is expected to drive the global market. The region is projected to account for a significant share of the global market during the forecast period, with China, Japan, and India contributing to the region’s revenue. In Asia Pacific, organizations are in the phase of implementing smart & mobile supply chain management solutions. Adoption of devices such as GPS and RFID is increasing in the region. Improving efficiency and customer satisfaction are major trends driving the smart supply chain solutions market. For instance, RFID is used to reduce surplus inventory in the supply chain and increase levels of product visibility. The market in Asia Pacific is estimated to expand at a rapid CAGR of 9.8% from 2019 to 2027.

Major players operating in the global smart & mobile supply chain solutions market include SAP SE, Oracle Corporation, JDA Software Group, Inc., Manhattan Associates, Inc., Epicor Software Corporation, IBM Corporation, Descartes Systems Group, Inc., Infor Global Solutions, Inc., GT Nexus Inc., and Kewill Systems Plc.

Smart and Mobile Supply Chain Solutions Market - Overview

The smart & mobile supply chain solutions market report provides analysis for the period 2017–2027, wherein the period from 2019 to 2027 is the forecast period, and 2018 is the base year. The report covers all the major technologies and trends playing a significant role in the expansion of market during the forecast period. It also highlights the market dynamics, which comprise drivers, restraints, and opportunities, along with the impact analysis of the drivers on the market during the given period. The study provides a complete outlook on the evolution of the global smart & mobile supply chain solutions market throughout the above mentioned forecast period in terms of revenue (US$ Mn).

The market overview section of the report demonstrates market dynamics such as drivers, restraints, and opportunities that influence the current nature and future status of this market apart from challenges of the market. The market overview section also includes technology roadmap, key market indicator, regulations & policies, overview of devices used in smart & mobile supply chain solutions market and adoption analysis of smart & mobile supply chain solutions market, by technology. Furthermore, it also includes market analysis of mobile devices in supply chain management solutions. Additionally, market attractiveness analysis has been provided for every segment in the report for all regions in order to provide a detailed understanding of the overall scenario in the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market. The report also provides an overview of various strategies adopted by key players present in the market.

Global Smart & Mobile Supply Chain Solutions Market: Scope of the Report

The report highlights the competitive landscape of the global smart & mobile supply chain solutions market, positioning all the major players according to their presence in different regions of the world and initiated by them in the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market. The complete smart & mobile supply chain solutions market estimates are the result of our in-depth secondary research, primary interviews, and in-house expert panel reviews. These market estimates have been analyzed by taking into account the impact of different political, social, economic, and technological factors along with the current market dynamics affecting the expansion of the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market.

This report provides all the essential information required to understand the key developments in the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market and growth trends of each segment and region. It also includes companies’ strategies, business overview, and business portfolio and financial information, under the company profile section. Furthermore, Porter’s Five Forces analysis explains the five forces namely buyers bargaining power, suppliers bargaining power, threat of new entrants, threat of substitutes, and degree of competition in the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market. This report also provides a comprehensive ecosystem analysis of the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market. It explains the various participants, including solution vendors, system integrators, intermediaries, and end-use industries within the ecosystem of the market. Moreover, various rules and regulations associated with the particular market are also specified according to different regions.

Global Smart & Mobile Supply Chain Solutions Market: Research Methodology

The research methodology is a perfect combination of primary research, secondary research, and expert panel reviews. Secondary research sources such as annual reports, company websites, broker reports, financial reports, SEC filings and investor presentations, national government documents, internal and external proprietary databases, relevant patent, statistical databases and regulatory databases, market reports, government publications, statistical databases, World Bank database, and industry white papers are referred.

Primary research involves telephonic interviews, e-mail interactions, and face-to-face interviews for detailed and unbiased reviews on the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market, across geographies. Primary interviews are usually conducted on an ongoing basis with industry experts and participants in order to get latest market understandings and authenticate the existing data and analysis. Primary interviews offer firsthand information on important factors such as market trends, market size, competitive landscape, growth trends, outlook etc. These factors help to validate and strengthen secondary research findings and also help to develop the analysis team’s expertise and market understanding. Moreover, the data collected and analyzed from secondary and primary research is again discussed and examined by our expert panel.

Global Smart & Mobile Supply Chain Solutions Market: Competitive Dynamics

The research study includes profiles of leading companies operating in the global smart & mobile supply chain solutions market. The global smart & mobile supply chain solutions market includes different players such as SAP SE, Oracle Corporation, JDA Software Group, Inc., Manhattan Associates, Inc., Epicor Software Corporation, IBM Corporation, Descartes Systems Group, Inc., Infor Global Solutions, Inc., GT Nexus Inc., and Kewill Systems Plc. 

The global smart & mobile supply chain solutions market is segmented as below:

Global Smart & Mobile Supply Chain Solutions Market, by Solution

  • Transportation Management Systems (TMS)
  • Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
  • Sourcing and Procurement
  • Supply Chain Planning (SCP)
  • Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)

Global Smart & Mobile Supply Chain Solutions Market, by Enterprise Size

  • Small & Medium Enterprises
  • Large Enterprises

Global Smart & Mobile Supply Chain Solutions Market, by Industry

  • Third Party Logistics (3PL)
  • Commercial
    • Retail & Consumer Goods
    • IT & Telecom
    • Manufacturing
    • BFSI
    • Government
    • Energy & Utilities
    • Healthcare
    • Transportation & Logistics
    • Others

Additionally, the report provides analysis of the smart & mobile supply chain solutions market with respect to the following geographic segments:

  • North America
    • The U.S.
    • Canada
    • Rest of North America
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • U.K.
    • France
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa (MEA)
    • GCC
    • South Africa
    • Rest of MEA
  • South America
    • Brazil
    • Rest of South America
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