XPO patrols parking lots with security robot

DC Velocity

Knightscope robot monitors employees' parking lot at Atlanta facility. Technology

Secure SCM Collaboration Suite

Material Handling and Logistics

Exostar Digital Platform, a secure supply chain management collaboration suite, has been upgraded to help companies and their suppliers move to more effective digital business models

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Flood of cross-border e-commerce packages challenges customs authorities to keep up, ensure security

DC Velocity

and other governments are missing trade and product data while struggling to identify security risks for time-sensitive shipments, customs broker says.

Load Securement Straps

Material Handling and Logistics

Kinedyne has introduced the K-FORCE family of ultra-heavy-duty load securement straps

FCA to review security after pick-up thefts

Automotive Logistics

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has said it will reassess security measures at a shipping yard in the Detroit suburb of Warren after thieves drove away with eight Ram pick-up trucks in an early morning raid.

Homeland Security Conducting Pilots on Blockchain for Supply Chain

Material Handling and Logistics

Testifying on blockchain, Douglas Maughan of DHS, said while technology is promising it must support standardized approaches for security, privacy and data exchange.

One Network and Imperial Logistics partner to use blockchain to secure medical supply chain and combat counterfeit

DC Velocity

Imperial Logistics uses the One Network's cloud solution to manage the entire distribution process and help ensure the delivery of clean drugs to patients, companies say. Technology

GBA Services Germany Receives Approval for Secure Air Cargo Transport

Airfreight Logistics

GBA Services a time-critical logistics provider who recently opened operations in Germany, has now become an approved carrier of secured mail and air cargo in the European country.

Dealing With Intel’s Massive Security Flaw

Supply Chain Brain

The announcement early this year of the security gap discovered in just about every computer made in the last 23 years had chipmakers and users alike scrambling for a patch. So far, there do not appear to have been any attempts by hackers to exploit the flaw, says Tim Crosby, senior security consultant with Spohn Security Solutions. The problem, it often seems, is public indifference or inaction in the face of these serious security threats. security crisis.

Steel, aluminum imports harm U.S. national security

247 Customs Broker

The Commerce Department-led reports into the national security impacts of steel and aluminum imports released Friday found that such imports are harming U.S. It is not just the narrow definition of defense needs—it’s also government, infrastructure needs and other needs.”. He continued, “This is a perfectly valid interpretation of national security, the way that it’s used in Section 232, which is much broader than you might think, in terms of usual parlance.”.

Tuffy offers secure in-cab storage for Toyota Tacoma

Fleet Owner

Secure cargo and storage solutions company Tuffy Security Products is offering its Security Cubby Cover for Toyota Tacoma Double Cab pickup trucks.

Russia blamed for ‘malicious’ cyber attack, as FedEx secures ‘visible’ customer data

The LoadStar

In a separate cyber issue, FedEx yesterday said it had managed to secure customer identification records which had been visible on an unsecured server. The post Russia blamed for ‘malicious’ cyber attack, as FedEx secures ‘visible’ customer data appeared first on The Loadstar. Land Loadstar leads Recommends Sea Supply chain cyber attack Cyber security FedEx Maersk Russia TNT

How to secure and automate your network in the new era of big data – Shipping and Freight Resource

247 Customs Broker

HOW TO SECURE AND AUTOMATE YOUR NETWORK IN THE NEW BIG DATA ERA. Session 2: Harnessing Cyber Resilience & Managing Risk – A fresh look at cyber security, safety & risk. Robert Squire , Director, Thales Certus, Thales Communications & Security.

Data privacy and security need to be watchwords in trucking

Fleet Owner

A new survey finds 85% of consumers won’t do business with a company if they’re concerned about their data practices. Freight customers probably feel the same way

Kinedyne introduces latest load securement straps at HDAW

Fleet Owner

Kinedyne introduced a family of new ultra-heavy-duty load securement straps during this week’s Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2018. LAS VEGAS. The new Rhino Max brand of winch straps and ratchet straps will replace Kinedyne’s abrasion-resistant R

NEWS FLASH: Steel, aluminum imports harm U.S. national security

247 Customs Broker

The Commerce Department-led reports into the national security impacts of steel and aluminum imports released Friday found that such imports are harming U.S. It is not just the narrow definition of defense needs—it’s also government, infrastructure needs and other needs.”. He continued, “This is a perfectly valid interpretation of national security, the way that it’s used in Section 232, which is much broader than you might think, in terms of usual parlance.”.

Don’t Let High Value Cargo Fall Off a Truck | Theft & Secure Logistics

Insight Into Action

Securing your supply chain is vital in every industry, but for high value goods the stakes are even greater with the potential for costs to soar should something not go to plan. So, the safe movement of valuable cargo with secure logistics should be a primary concern for your 3PL partner. Warehousing and Distribution Griffin GPS Tracking 3PL Shipment Visibility high value cargo secure logistics Transit Protection Cargo Theft

How does supply chain crime threaten your business?

Insight Into Action

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Face security threats head-on. Protect data beyond perimeter.

Logistics Management

Traditional Data Loss Protection (DLP) solutions present a number of serious shortcomings and challenges for companies deploying them, creating a clear gap in the market

Ryder Secures 90-Day ELD Mandate Waiver for Rental Customers

Food Logistics

The waiver will ease the transition to electronic logging devices for commercial short-term renters

3 Things Logistics Companies Can Do Against Ransomware

Logistics Matter

Blog Digital Logistics Ransomware SecurityIt has happened. Again. Another ransomware attack has hit companies today. The brunt of the attack was aimed at the Ukraine, but companies worldwide were affected.

Secure Freight, Michael Jackson, and Puke?

Blog on Log

The United States is boosting the concept of a neutral global shipping database that international trading partners could draw on to improve supply-chain security. Believe it or not, the below press release is from real sources, not The Onion.

Is Domestic Oil Drilling The Right Security Policy for the US?

10xLogistics

If he is right, we will have ensured the security of our children for hundreds of years after the rest of the world is drained. This is a topic near and dear to logisticians and the overall energy strategy for the United States which then translates into what supply chains can expect for energy policy. You cannot pick up a magazine, newspaper or watch a news show without the discussion of "energy independence" and how wonderful that will be / is for the United States.

100 Percent Secure U.S. Supply Chain

Blog on Log

What Is the Cost of a 100 Percent Secure U.S. Everyone wants to be confident that growing international supply chains are secure and homeland security (or global security, for that matter) isn't threatened. However, some national security officials report the likelihood of an attack through the global supply chain is so high that it is a matter of when, not if. Supply Chain?

Shipping seen as the softest of hacker targets

The LoadStar

Some 15% said they’d received no training on cyber security, and less. Loadstar leads Sea cyber attack Cyber security MaerskHere’s one for Maersk: turns out, shipping is an easy target for hackers.

The Big Picture: Global Supply Chain Visibility & High Value Cargo

Insight Into Action

High value goods often require international movements, so it’s vital that your global supply chain is fully aligned and secure – from beginning to end. 3PL Shipment Visibility high value cargo secure logistics safe secure logistics tracking Global Supply Chain Critical Path Management International Supply Chain Management Operational Efficiency

Purolator joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance

DC Velocity

Canadian parcel carrier sees potential applications in vendor management, loss prevention and security, and billing and payments. Technology

The WannaCry Cyberattack: Another Warning for Supply Chain Executives

Talking Logistics

Here are three recommendations: Make sure your IT systems are still supported by the vendors and continuously updated with the latest security patches. In the early days of software-as-a-service, security was arguably the top concern many companies had about deploying a SaaS application.

UK ban on Bangladesh air freight ends: but nothing changes

The LoadStar

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GE and Siemens to partner on container security device

Blog on Log

General Electric's security subsidiary said it has signed an agreement with German conglomerate Siemens to market its security device for detecting unauthorized openings of ocean container doors. Under the agreement, Siemens' Building Technologies Group will have exclusive marketing and distribution rights in Europe, and will take a minority stake in CommerceGuard AB, the GE Security subsidiary that is developing the container security device.

What Is the True Cost of Eating Meat?

Supply Chain Brain

The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation states that livestock is about 40 percent of the global value of agricultural output and supports the livelihoods and food security of almost a 1.3 Global Supply Chain Management Global Trade & Economics Sustainability SC Analysis & Consulting Food & Beverage Supply Chain Security & Risk Mgmt. What are the economics of meat? Food and farming is one of the biggest economic sectors in the world.

How we must keep up in the drive for omnichannel logistics

Insight Into Action

Warehousing and Distribution 3PL high value goods 3pl for high value goods high value goods supply chain 3PL logistics secure 3PL warehouse space 3pl warehouseThe insurgence of a new customer experience is shifting every avenue of the retail journey.

Communication gets results

Fleet Owner

TCA’s upcoming safety and security meeting a must-attend

Clean-cut Customs Clearance: Import Efficiency for High Value Cargo

Insight Into Action

Plus, your secure logistics – strengthened for high value goods – face fresh challenges, as the forward and reverse freight flow of goods is choked by checks. Warehousing and Distribution 3PL high value cargo secure logistics Customs ClearanceWhen it comes to high value cargo, it’s not just short lead times that are threatened if customs clearance stalls your supply chain. With Brexit looming, there’s considerable concern about increased cost and delays for imports and exports.

Getting Bangladesh’s Apparel Industry on the Map

Supply Chain Brain

In theory, factories should be eager to be identified as legitimate sources of production, as a means of securing more business. Business Strategy Alignment Global Supply Chain Management HR & Labor Management Quality & Metrics Sustainability Supply Chain Security & Risk Mgmt. A series of social compliance audits had failed to uncover structural problems in the five-story Rana Plaza building, which collapsed on April 24, 2013.

Lift Off Logistics: A Product Launch Checklist for High Value Cargo

Insight Into Action

Short Lead Times Warehousing and Distribution Added Value Griffin 3PL Shipment Visibility high value cargo secure logistics Transit Protection Product Launches Origin Cargo Management Route PlanningLooking for lift off with a new product?

High Risk, High Stakes: Why a 3PL Partner is Best for High Value Cargo

Insight Into Action

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U.K. Just Now Asks Business to Map Supply Chain Ahead of Brexit

Supply Chain Brain

Global Supply Chain Management Global Trade & Economics Supply Chain Security & Risk Mgmt. One of the people expressed bafflement that it’s taken so long for the government to ask for the data. It’s just 10 months until the country formally quits the European Union, and Prime Minister Theresa May’s Cabinet — and indeed her Conservative Party — is still procrastinating on what kind of customs arrangements to pursue post-divorce.

Can Blockchain Fix the Opioid Epidemic? Intel Wants to Find Out

Supply Chain Brain

It will vastly reduce the opioid epidemic,” said David Houlding, director of health-care privacy and security at Intel Health and Life Sciences. “I Global Supply Chain Management Quality & Metrics Regulation and Compliance Supply Chain Security & Risk Mgmt. Now Intel Corp. and the pharmaceutical industry are planning to fight fire with fire.

The Trends Shaping Supply Chain and Logistics: Takeaways from Descartes Evolution 2017

Talking Logistics

Cyber Security: As a network-based company, security and protecting customer data is a top priority for Descartes and the leadership team, which is why the company invests a significant amount of time, money, and resources on network security.