Trailer Tracking Technology: When to put the cart before the horse

appointment timeThursday, November 10, 2022 2:00 p.m moderationMichael Levans, Group Editorial Director, Supply Chain Group, Peerless Media panelistTom Robertson, Vice President, Channel Sales, Spireon, Inc. Nathan Forster, Marketing Director for Automotive and Transportation Products, T-Mobile for Business Register today! Trailers play a critical role in the supply chain, helping move over 10 billion tons of … Read more

According to GlobalData, Toyota is overestimating the pace of supply chain recovery with global light vehicle plans likely to be cut by over 5%

Following the Toyota Group’s recent announcement that global production volumes for the fiscal year ending March 2023 will be lower than planned due to supply issues, said Justin Cox, Director of Global Production at GlobalData’s LMC Automotive Division. Not only Toyota is struggling with delivery bottlenecks and material shortages. GlobalData estimates that through September this … Read more

Bitcoin vs Litecoin: how do they differ?

If you check the list of some famous and older coins, Bitcoin vs Litecoin stay on top. These are considered to be the most popular and recognized. Bitcoin launched back in 2008, while Litecoin launched in 2011, three years after BTC. LTC also works with the same source code as Bitcoin. We see that the … Read more

FreightWaves Announces FreightTech 25 2023 Winners

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – FreightWaves announced the winners of its fifth annual FreightTech 25 Awards on the third and final day of the F3: Future of Freight Festival. In the 2023 list, the main prizes and the new names were mixed. Issues 1-7 have been recognized for the fifth consecutive year, meaning they have made their … Read more

Fortna and MHS Global will now be known as a single company, FORTNA

ATLANTA (Nov. 1, 2022) – The merger of MHS Global (“MHS”), a global leader in material flow automation and systems integration, and Fortna (“FORTNA”), a leading software and solutions provider for warehouse distribution, has resulted in a single combined entity, henceforth known as FORTNA. Combining decades of experience designing, developing and delivering omnichannel and parcel … Read more

Tata Steel UK partners with iov42 to drive better traceability in the steel industry

Tata Steel UK and iov42 have announced the details of an eight week project aimed at improving traceability in the steel industry through the introduction of digital product passports. Using iov42’s state-of-the-art distributed ledger technology, Tata Steel UK and iov42 collaborated to develop a prototype that not only meets Tata Steel UK’s specific needs, but … Read more

Address challenges in global logistics operations with technology

appointment timeTuesday, November 22, 2022 2:00 p.m moderationBob Trebilcock, Editor-in-Chief, Supply Chain Management Review panelistBuddharatn Ratawal, Senior Manager Strategic Business Development at DELMIA, Dassault Systèmes Taherah Kuhl, VP, Logistics and Financial Services, Dassault Systèmes Register today! The logistics sector has experienced a massive upheaval in the last 4-5 years. Starting with the trade wars of … Read more

Relationship building is viewed as a means of restoring the supply chain

This fireside chat recap is from Day 3 of FreightWaves’ F3: Future of Freight Festival live event in Chattanooga, Tennessee. For more information about the event, click here. TOPIC OF FIREFIGHT TALK: Journey to a self-healing supply chain. DETAILS: David Shillingford, chief strategy officer at Everstream Analytics, interviews Lance Starks, vice president of global sourcing … Read more

Make your company fit for Industry 4.0!

Industry 4.0 is a hot trend that is continuously helping to increase efficiency in manufacturing, and many manufacturing companies are actively looking for ways to adopt it in their own operations. The potential gains for any manufacturing operation are significant, but there are also some requirements that must be considered before attempting to implement Industry … Read more

Webfleet wins Telematics Award for road safety project

Webfleet, Bridgestone’s fleet management solution, was awarded Best Project at this year’s Telematics Awards organized by Telematik-Markt.de. The winning project was based on Webfleet Video, its AI-enabled video telematics solution. The project is a collaboration between Webfleet, Haftpflichtgemeinschaft Deutscher Nahverkehr- und Utilities Firmen Allgemeine VVaG (HDNA), Haftpflichtgemeinschaft Deutscher Nahverkehr- und Utilities (HDN), the consultancy company … Read more