Sophie Mitchell

Sophie Mitchell

Autonomous delivery robot start-up Nuro secures new funding round

May 3, 2021
Autonomous delivery robot maker Nuro has announced new investors in Series C financing

The need to know

Apr 30, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 30th April 2021

Study shows the financial upside of digitising supply chains

Apr 28, 2021
Eighty-five percent of American manufacturers expect digitisation to improve cash flow, profitability and revenue

Half of supply chains still highly reliant on manual data analysis

Apr 27, 2021
Forty-nine percent of supply chain executives still combing data manually when making decisions, and only 23% have automated reporting on spending

Autonomous truck company Plus operates self-driving trucks on Chinese long-haul routes

Apr 26, 2021
SF Express has selected Plus, a self-driving truck company, for China’s first commercial freight pilot using supervised autonomous trucks

The need to know

Apr 23, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 23rd April 2021

Freight start-up Baton secures funding to develop platform

Apr 22, 2021
Baton, which hopes to build a network of freight transfer hubs, announces $10.5m Series A funding round

Amazon increases dominance in the US market

Apr 15, 2021
A whopping 42% of consumers are buying the majority of their goods on Amazon, an 83% growth since the onset of the pandemic

Study shows rising confidence in cross-border business opportunities

Apr 14, 2021
Forty-two percent of companies are now seeing the best growth opportunities outside of their home markets

The need to know

Apr 9, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 9th April 2021