Wholesale and distribution companies play a critical role in the global economy by moving goods and products from manufacturers to consumers. However, with the rise of digitalization and interconnectedness, these companies are facing a growing number of cybersecurity challenges that threaten their operations and customer data.
As an important channel between the global supply chain and the economy, wholesale distribution companies move behind the scenes, finding and distributing needed goods to their customers across the globe. However, the recent coronavirus pandemic has challenged these organizations with the impact of unpredictable demand fluctuations, disruptions in the supply chain, and increased workforce health and safety issues, all of which have placed an incredible strain on business-to-customer relationships.
Digital transformation is sweeping across the business world, leaving no company or industry untouched. As more and more businesses undertake the process, it’s becoming clear that it will soon be a necessary step for any company that wishes to survive.