Blockchain Platform for Shipping Documents

Material Handling and Logistics

CargoX has launched the CargoX Smart B/L platform, which offers a decentralized and cryptographically secured environment for transferring freight shipping documents on a public blockchain network

Sending Documents to UWT? Document Imaging Tips for Drivers

United World Transporation

Every day, brokers receive hundreds of documents, and they come from various sources. As drivers know, one of the primary sources of documents is from their mobile phones. Smartphones offer drivers more flexibility with sending documents than ever before. Digitizing Documents.

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Documentation and other tips for household relocation

Shipping and Freight Resource

The post Documentation and other tips for household relocation appeared first on Shipping and Freight Resource. Documentation Shipping household relocation

123Loadboard adds document capturing, status updates

Refrigerated Transporter

123Loadboard says it recently improved the synergy in its load board workflow by adding document scanning, capturing and storage to integrate the load booking and delivery process. Relevant documents now can be attached to any correspondin

Upskill says smart glass software now supports document views

DC Velocity

Mixed reality platform built on Microsoft Hololens product enables hands-free reading of PDF files while maintaining equipment. Technology

Run on Less documents huge savings potential for regional fleets

Fleet Owner

The 10 drivers in the three-week event average 8.3 Spread across the entire sector, that equals $9 billion in lower fuel costs

What is a Bill of Lading and what is its purpose?

Globalior

Bills of lading are transportation documents that carriers issue to shippers. A negotiable bill of lading allows anyone who produces the document to take title to the cargo. The document produced has to be original.

Haven offering automated auditing for freight documents

Fleet Owner

Software provider says they’ll help streamline the freight payment process for shippers

Iptor Partners with Nextway to Deliver Enterprise Document Management

Logistics Business Magazine

Supply chain software specialist Iptor and Nextway have signed a global partnership agreement, adding enterprise document management capabilities to the complete Iptor suite of solutions.

ID Logistics: 2018 Registration Document Made Available

247 Customs Broker

ORGON, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: ID Logistics (Paris:IDL) announces that its 2018 Registration Document has been registered by the French Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) on April 17, 2019 (n°D19-0349). The Registration Document is available on ID Logistics’s website (www.id-logistics.com) The post ID Logistics: 2018 Registration Document Made Available appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

CargoSmart to Simplify Shipping Documentation with New Blockchain Initiative

Logistics Manager

Current shipping document handling processes are very complicated and still include outdated paper processes that involve numerous stakeholders across the world. As with all shipping, if the documents are submitted accurately and timely, the cargo can continue to move.

Procurement and Suppliers on the Same Page: How to Craft an Effective Terms & Conditions Sales Document

Cerasis

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post Procurement and Suppliers on the Same Page: How to Craft an Effective Terms & Conditions Sales Document appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Editor's Note: Today's blog is the second part of Chuck Intrieri's series on how procurement and suppliers can avoid issues with their contracts. In part two, Chuck focuses on how to draft your terms and conditions. Writing your terms of use can be a monumental task for anyone.

Pitfalls of digitalisation in shipping and freight

Shipping and Freight Resource

Whether digital or manual, the business of shipping involves a lot of documentation. Or forgetting the minus in -25° C when submitting the shipping documents to the shipping line or port.

Customs Invoice

Globalior

The Customs invoice is an important document used in any supply chain. If the invoice has insufficient information, the declarant would need to refer to different documents at the time of making the declaration. Q & A Customs documents hs code Incoterms invoice

RTR Exclusive: Venezuela shifts oil ventures’ accounts to Russian bank – document, sources

The LoadStar

REUTERS reports: “Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA is telling customers of its joint ventures to deposit oil sales proceeds in an account recently opened at Russia’s Gazprombank AO, according to sources and an internal document seen by Reuters on Saturday. The post RTR Exclusive: Venezuela shifts oil ventures’ accounts to Russian bank – document, sources appeared first on The Loadstar.

Warehouse Speed - Forecast, Train, Document, and Communicate

Blog on Log

Document processes. Managers should document warehouse execution steps so all employees know how to perform their jobs effectively. Create a training manual -- it can be either an electronic or paper document; whatever works best for your company.

Multi-colored barcodes could store three times the data as black and white

DC Velocity

JAB-Code patterns will likely see applications in government ID documents before logistics, AIM says. Technology

HMRC estimate of post-Brexit customs bill for shippers ‘wide of the mark’

The LoadStar

Land Loadstar posts News Sea Supply chain Brexit Customs Transit Accompanying DocumentA UK government paper that predicts shippers in the UK and Europe could face a £15bn annual bill for post no-deal Brexit administration of customs entries – but forwarders claim it may have underestimated.

Digital docs: image quality counts

Fleet Owner

In trucking operations, digital delivery documents can save significant time and money—if they work. One Colorado-based fleet made the switch from paper, but in actual use, the documents fell short.

Pro Forma

Globalior

A pro forma document refers to a document that has been created to stand in for the actual document that may be ready at a later time. What is the purpose of a pro forma document? What does pro forma mean? Pro form is a Latin phrase.

Federal Contractors Face Closer Scrutiny

Material Handling and Logistics

OFCCP pursues formal reviews and demands greater documentation of anti-discrimination measures

Microdea rolls out new user interface for Synergize

Fleet Owner

A technology upgrade improves user experience, streamlines document handling and provides a platform for greater process automation

Miller Industries unveils massive 100-ton rolling rotator

Fleet Owner

The M100 rotator offers a true 200,000-pound lifting capacity that was engineered, tested and documented to the highest SAE standards, MillMiller Industries recently unveiled the new Century M100, which it says is the first 100-ton rolling rotator.

Knowing what to do after a highway accident occurs

Fleet Owner

Attorneys recommend careful documentation of the scene, and stress the importance of assuring the driver a plan is in place to help

Key Provisions to be Negotiated in a Construction Purchase Contract

SIPMM Professional Publications

Construction contracts are complicated documents that try to balance the needs of many different parties involved in a project. Contractors face much uncertainty when delivering on their contract responsibilities, so it is important to design contracts that are fair in allocating risk.

Contactless Delivery: Because Paperless Is No Longer Enough

Talking Logistics

Processing paper documents is time consuming and labor intensive; it also contributes to the data quality problem that continues to plague many companies. Among other things, supply chain digital transformation is about eliminating waste from the value chain.

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eFulfillment Services: 6 New-and-Different Questions to Ask Potential Providers

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

It’s an expression that frequently comes to mind when I’m responding to RPFs for eFulfillment services, because even though these documents were created by diverse companies with different needs, you wouldn’t know it based on the remarkably similar questions they ask.

CargoSmart teams with Oracle on blockchain logistics initiative

Logistics Management

CargoSmart Limited recently announced its initiative to develop a blockchain solution for shipment documentation to improve complex supply chain processes

Amware Client Spotlight:  All In The Pillow's Comfy Pillow Lap Tray

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

You know, those cumbersome, unstable trays for your your electronic devices, newspapers, work documents, and other items. Amware has a new customer. And a pretty cool one at that. All In The Pillow™ has reinvented the lap tray. The new twist: combine the tray with a pillow to deliver a stable and comfortable platform to get work done at home or on the go

INTTRA urges industry-led standards for containers and logistics

Supply Chain and Logistics

Lee Hong Liang has written an interesting article about the call for standards in maritime documentation. To my view, it’s no doubt needed badly, and has been for years. The desires of maritime operators to work as local optimizers has hurt … Continue reading → Logistics Production Operations Shipping Supply Chains standards technology

TMS Implementation: 5 Critical Success Factors

Talking Logistics

Over the past two decades, the business case and benefits of transportation management systems (TMS) have been well documented by industry analysts and others, with companies saving 5-25% or more on their transportation spend depending on how inefficient their transportation processes are before implementing.

The Significance of Two Bills (of lading) in Freight Forwarding

20Cube Logistics

Documents are crucial for the movement of consignment from one international destination to another, whether it’s an import or an export. The documents raised in a shipment orchestrate a long chain of actions and is required to ensure a hassle-free movement of consignments.

CX North America expands driver mobile app

Fleet Owner

New functionality enables drivers to capture, crop and convert electronic documentation to accelerate the invoice process and improve billing

A Manufacturer’s Guide to E-Commerce Fulfillment Excellence

Talking Logistics

But while its impact on retailers has been well documented, e-commerce has also created new challenges and opportunities for manufacturers. There is substantial evidence of how e-commerce has dramatically transformed supply chain and logistics operations over the past two decades.

Bill of lading: What you need to know.

Freightquote

There can be many complex documents you need to fill out when you’re shipping freight. The Bill of Lading doesn’t have to be one of them – read more

Alternative Ways of Printing an Original Bill of Lading (OBL)

MTS Logistics

One of the negative effects is since people having limited access to offices, paperwork and physical documentation is now harder to handle. A Bill of Lading is a legal transport document that sets up the terms of a contract between a carrier and a shipper.

Five Essential Criteria for a Successful Procurement Contract

SIPMM Professional Publications

A procurement contract is a document detailing the legally-binding agreement between a company (the buyer) and supplier who is promising to sell of products and/or services with detailed technical specifications and to fulfill the terms and conditions outlined in the agreement.