Maersk-IBM blockchain shipping solution makes major strides

Aug 9, 2018
A.P. Moller–Maersk and IBM’s blockchain collaboration has added more than 90 organisations and is recording more than one million events per day.

Consolidation in shipping continues as DP World acquires Unifeeder

Aug 8, 2018
Port operator DP World is upping its presence in the global supply chain by buying Unifeeder Group for €660 million

Ride sharing services increase traffic, says Schaller Consulting

Aug 7, 2018
Ride sharing services such as Uber and Lyft, also called transportation network companies (TNC), are increasing congestion in US cities, says Schaller Consulting. Article by ITS international.

Hokkaido's Ussuri brown bears keep their cool with DHL en route to Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Aug 6, 2018
Variety of temperature-control measures, including 10°C trucks, kept the bears from climate-related stress throughout the travels

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Aug 2, 2018
It’s time to get serious about blockchain.

Podcast: Practical ideas to tackle cross-border e-commerce challenges

Aug 2, 2018
Priyanka talks to Roman Sobieri, Head of Shipping & Orders at Etsy, on how to run a multinational logistics operation

Kroger revamps e-commerce offering with Kroger ship

Aug 2, 2018
Kroger’s new ‘Ship’ e-commerce service will offer free shipping for orders over $35, exclusive online-only selections and a revamped product choice as the retailer gears up for online competition

Toyota Doubles-Down on Zero Emissions Heavy-Duty Trucks and Logistics Facility

Aug 1, 2018
Toyota is focusing on fuel cell technology in its latest truck reveal and at a new logistics centre in attempt to beat emissions

Transportation Innovation 2018

Jul 30, 2018
What effect will autonomous technologies, such as robot technologies and autonomous vehicles, have? By Lisa Kennedy, Project Manager, Tompkins International

Amazon Unstoppable Even in Face of Strikes

Jul 26, 2018
Amazon was hit by strikes in Europe as it geared up for its critical Prime Day sales period but it seems to have had little effect on the company’s performance