How will they feel about systems in their warehouses - which know everything about product flow and, even worse, can control speed, accuracy and efficiency of product flow - being owned and controlled by Amazon, a direct rival? Granted, Amazon would have to be crazy to risk being caught using that information or deliberately slowing down operations. But will the latest technology get shared quickly? Or will Amazon hold onto it for extensive testing in its own warehouses?
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Keywords: Retail, Warehouse Management, Business Intelligence & Analytics, Asset Management, Technology, Business Strategy Alignment, Supply Chain Security & Risk Mgmt, Global Supply Chain Management, Inventory Management, Warehouse Control Systems
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