E-commerce is one of the leading sectors in the world which earns billions of dollars. Thus, there is a greater need for research on the impacts of e-commerce on logistics. This is an essay outline on the topic.
A) Impact of E-commerce on Logistics in Terms of Warehouses
- Placement of warehouses in strategic locations
- Arrangement of products in warehouses
o Ordering products with an effective array.
o Use of high-bay racking
B) Impact of E-commerce on Logistics in Terms of IT and Robotics
- Increases in use of robotics in warehouses.
- Integration of IT applications to logistics
o Outsourcing of IT
Integration of IT applications to logistics
C) Conclusion of The Essay Outline
- A summary of the above points.