Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - As the pandemic brings opportunities to the e-commerce sector, the local logistics industry also has a chance to grow. According to a study by Jones Lang Lasalle Vietnam Co, Ltd (JLL), traditional brick-and-mortar retail outlets have suffered as countries implement stay-at-home and social distancing policies “Certainly, the dependence on e-commerce will explode and will change the behaviour of online consumers, so the logistics sector will play an extremely important role,” general manager of JLL Vietnam Stephen Wyatt said, adding “China's supply chain disruptions in February and March are valuable lessons for future business plans.” E-commerce platforms are racing to seize golden opportunities at this unique time. Grab, often considered Southeast Asia's super app, started testing its latest GrabMart service for users in HCM City in March, while Tiki Vietnam reported receiving 4,000-5,000 orders per minute at peak hours. As the … [Read more...] about Investing in automation to help logistics firms compete
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