Automation Technology: The Numbers Have It – Supply and Demand Chain Executive

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. companies spent $4.4 trillion on automation-related technologies.
Partnering with SnapLogic, The Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) conducted a study on automation technology adoption in the workplace. The data showed that adoption of automation technology brought overall productivity up by 15% and increased revenue and job growth by 7% in the U.S., resulting in 7.2 million jobs. In addition, countries with greater adoption of automation found disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic to be more manageable.

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