When you overnight a package from halfway around the world, do you ever wonder about the many cogs and gears that must perfectly align to get your order to your door the next day? Express shipping is “an absolute masterpiece of logistics,” says Wendover Productions, whose fact-filled video sheds light on an industry that operates mainly under cover of darkness. getAbstract recommends this analysis to those curious about the logistics of logistics.
In this summary, you will learn
- How courier companies fulfill overnight shipping orders,
- What factors determine the locations of their hubs and
- Why it’s impossible for smaller companies to break into the global courier industry.
About the Speaker
Wendover Productions publishes videos exploring the intricacies of global travel, geography and economies.