Inefficiencies in the traditional retail supply chain are being highlighted by the rise of e-commerce, changes in consumer shopping habits, and significant worker shortages. Pressed by this new reality, manufacturers, logistics companies, and retailers are scrambling to find new solutions that will improve their operations — Target, Nordstrom, and Home Depot have all pledged to invest billions of dollars to upgrade their supply chains. In the Future of the Retail Supply Chain 2018, Business Insider Intelligence breaks down the specific hurdles that firms are facing along different parts of the retail supply chain, and pinpoints the technologies and services that will be adopted over the next decade to counter these challenges.