The rise of autonomous vehicles and artificial intelligence will bring a revolutionary change in consumer behaviour, and an explosive new demand for autonomous delivery vehicles.
In last year’s paper, Islands of Autonomy, KPMG described how autonomous vehicles would transform how consumers move themselves around urban areas, where multiple factors would help speed autonomous adoption. However, this was only half the story.
In this year’s paper, KPMG looks at how the development of autonomous technologies and AI will lead to skyrocketing demand for autonomous delivery vehicles, specialised for different kinds of delivery, furthering transforming the infrastructure of our cities.
Today, it may not seem a huge inconvenience and expense to drive to the shops, but imagine a future in which this is replaced by consumers’ summoning their goods to them wherever they are, at the push of a button.
This monumental change in consumer behaviour will transform the automotive, transportation and retail industries. Highlights from the paper include:
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