Solving the Emerging Market Packaging Puzzle
What is the most cost-effective product packaging configuration to use in emerging markets where customer demands can change radically from one neighborhood to the next? Research at the Center for Latin American Logistics Innovation (CLI) is providing some answers.
AirBnB and Zipcar are examples of a new generation of enterprises that offer sharing services, in their case, for hotel accommodation and cars respectively. More consumers want to share rather than own assets; how will this trend impact companies? Professor Yossi Sheffi, Director, MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, offers some thoughts.