Visibility: Beyond Track & Trace

Haven

Let’s have a look at what “visibility” means today, by breaking it down into four key areas that will move your capabilities far beyond “track-and-trace” and enable you to turn your own supply chain into a key competitive advantage.

Shipment Tracking and Tracing

Material Handling and Logistics

Marisol International, an Ascent Global Logistics company, has enhanced its PEAK suite of technology empowered supply chain solutions, to help importers and exporters with order management, shipment tracking and tracing and business intelligence

Track and Trace in the Food Supply Chain

Food Logistics

Visibility is getting better, faster and cheaper

Track-and-trace, supply chain expected to lead IoT spending growth

247 Customs Broker

Dive Brief: Among industries spending on Internet of Things (IoT) technology, the track-and-trace sector is expected to have the largest spending growth — a 24.2% The post Track-and-trace, supply chain expected to lead IoT spending growth appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Upping the Game in Trucking with Track & Trace

Logistics Management

With demand for supply chain visibility at an all-time high, a growing number of shippers are powering up their track and trace capabilities in order to meet the needs of their upstream and downstream stakeholders. Track and Trace devices for trucking, Trucking with Electronic Logging Devices, ELD mandate Trucking, Trucking Regulations, Hours of Service for Trucking

Track and Trace Gets a Technological Upgrade

Food Logistics

Advancements in sensors, wireless data and cloud computing are providing food and beverage companies unprecedented levels of visibility as consumers continue to demand more

The US Freight Brokerage Technology Landscape

Logistics Viewpoints

Track and Trace transportation visibilityTwo top executives from Echo Global Logistic gave good presentations on what is hot in terms of technology for freight brokers. These presentations occurred at the Descartes Evolution conference last week. The post The US Freight Brokerage Technology Landscape appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Track and Trace Solution for Motorbikes

Logistics Business Magazine

Cradles are not easy to track and are sometimes lost or stolen, which reduces manufacturers’ fleets and leads to delivery delays. The post Track and Trace Solution for Motorbikes appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Honeywell track-and-trace system helping companies comply with European Union Tobacco Products Directive

247 Customs Broker

The Honeywell track-and-trace offering is the solution that manufacturers’ reimbursement value pursuant to Article 15(7) of TPD II will be based. . The deadline for these operators to implement a track-and-trace solution is May 20, 2019.

Honeywell launches track and trace platform for auto parts

DC Velocity

Firm teams with German parts provider TecAlliance to prevent sale of counterfeit products, Honeywell says. Technology

What Companies Really Need in Track and Trace

Logistics Problem Solving

It’s hard to imagine logistics without track and trace technology. Before shipment tracking, freight shipments were recorded by hand with a pen, and much of what happened on a parcel’s journey from vendor to customer was unknown. Today, advanced logistics technology has brightened the path and track and trace technology has created faster and more efficient freight solutions for countless companies. Deploy Track & Trace to Improve Logistics Management?

Next-Gen Track and Trace System Successfully Trialed by Cathay Pacific

Airfreight Logistics

Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific have successfully trialed a next-generation track and trace system in conjunction with Unilode Aviation Solutions and OnAsset Intelligence. The goal is to provide all their customers with real-time tracking of their cargo shipments.

Why the Food & Beverage Supply Chain Desperately Needs Blockchain

Logistics Viewpoints

Food & Beverage Industry Track and Trace blockchainThe Supply Chain from farm to table continues to increase in complexity with pressures from changing customer interests, regulatory controls, and global competition. Blockchain can aid in assuring a secure way to achieve traceability. The post Why the Food & Beverage Supply Chain Desperately Needs Blockchain appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Loadtap rolls out track and trace load matching offering

Logistics Management

The company said this offering enables customers to focus on exception management through track and trace data in tandem with power machine learning algorithms for its 3PL and freight broker customers to handle real-time load matching

What Companies Really Need in Track and Trace

Logistics Problem Solving

It’s hard to imagine logistics without track and trace technology. Before shipment tracking, freight shipments were recorded by hand with a pen, and much of what happened on a parcel’s journey from vendor to customer was unknown. Today, advanced logistics technology has brightened the path and track and trace technology has created faster and more efficient freight solutions for countless companies. Deploy Track & Trace to Improve Logistics Management?

2019 is the Year for Blockchain in Supply Chain Management, but Will it Have Legs?

Logistics Viewpoints

Track and Trace blockchain IBM WalmartStarting in September 2019, Walmart will require suppliers of fresh, leafy greens to implement real-time, traceability of products back to the farm by participating in the Food Trust Consortium. The Food Trust consortium, run by IBM, is focused on using Blockchain for Supply Chain technologies. The post 2019 is the Year for Blockchain in Supply Chain Management, but Will it Have Legs? appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Loadtap rolls out track and trace load matching offering

247 Customs Broker

Loadtap, a Silicon Valley-funded startup providing real time track and trace load matching for 3PLs and freight brokers, announced this week that its track and trace solution has been formally introduced to the market. The company said this offering enables customers to focus on exception management through track and trace data in tandem with power machine learning algorithms for its 3PL and freight broker customers to handle real-time load matching.

Cathay Pacific continues to roll out ULD track and trace trial

247 Customs Broker

Cathay Pacific Cargo and its partners have continued to roll out trials of new Bluetooth track and trace technology for ULDs. The post Cathay Pacific continues to roll out ULD track and trace trial appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

GEFCO partners with Actility and Wakeo to develop new track and trace solution for motorcycle cradles

The LoadStar

The post GEFCO partners with Actility and Wakeo to develop new track and trace solution for motorcycle cradles appeared first on The Loadstar.

The Thanksgiving Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

Track and Trace Thanksgiving supply chainTomorrow is Thanksgiving, a time for FFFTT – family, friends, football, thankfulness, and turkey. Lots of turkey. According to some reports I have seen, Americans will spend more than $1 billion on the 50+ million turkeys they will consume.

Pharma Track and Trace Solution on Show at ACHEMA

Logistics Business Magazine

Augsburg manufacturer BÖWE SYSTEC is applying its extensive Track & Trace know-how to the pharmaceutical industry. Seamless item tracking using the latest topCam reading and sensor technology allows the position of every unit to be known at all times.

Delta and Cathay race to offer end-to-end tracking for air cargo customers

The LoadStar

Air freight customers will soon be able to track shipments from warehouse to destination using bluetooth technology. Not only will the technology help track cargo, but it will also eliminate.

The Growing Maturity of Blockchain for Supply Chain Management

Logistics Viewpoints

Logistics Trends Track and Trace blockchain supply chainTechnical issues with blockchain for supply chain applications have been largely eliminated. The technology is being widely tested in pilots and proof of concepts but is not yet in every day usage. Experts predict that 2018 will be the year this changes. The post The Growing Maturity of Blockchain for Supply Chain Management appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Blockchain: The “Building Block” of the Supply Chain of Tomorrow?

Logistics Viewpoints

million items from Walmart are being tracked by blockchain, helping the massive retailer trace these products journey from supplier to store. Logistics Technologies Track and Trace blockchain supply chainSupply chain analysts are far more caustious concerning the maturity of blockchain for business applications that the broader tech community. Perhaps too cautious.

Cathay Pacific moves into the blockchain era with ULD tracking

The LoadStar

Cathay Pacific is the latest transport company to take advantage of the benefits of blockchain technology – in this case, to help track ULDs. The post Cathay Pacific moves into the blockchain era with ULD tracking appeared first on The Loadstar.

Blockchain Gains Traction in the Food Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

12 of the world’s biggest companies, including Walmart and Nestlé, are building a blockchain to remake how the industry tracks food worldwide. Food & Beverage Industry Track and Trace blockchain supply chain traceabilityThe group is focused on solving the traceability problem is known as Food Trust. There are many initiatives using Blockchain. This initiative is further along than any other.

Full 4PL Visibility Claimed For Yusen’s Live Track and Trace System

Logistics Business Magazine

Yusen Logistics has launched what it calls a “pioneering” live track and trace system, VISIONi, which aims to provide full 4PL visibility. This is together with VISIONi’s market leading capability to fully integrate with other Haulier tracking systems, making it fully autonomous and independent. The post Full 4PL Visibility Claimed For Yusen’s Live Track and Trace System appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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RFID Enables Industrie 4.0

Logistics Viewpoints

Track and TraceWalmart that was pursuing RFID as an evolutionary step to manage inventory throughout the entire supply chain. However, the interest subsided until the 2010’s, when RFID technology was reignited by the fervor of Industrie 4.0 and the rise of IIoT in manufacturing. . The post RFID Enables Industrie 4.0 appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

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Groupe PSA tracks containers with IoT

Automotive Logistics

Groupe PSA is using a new track and trace technology provided by IBM and Sigfox to more accurately monitor and control the movement of containerised parts between its suppliers and assembly plants. The post Groupe PSA tracks containers with IoT appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

Transportation Execution and Visibility Systems: A Market Poised for Growth

Logistics Viewpoints

Transportation Execution Solutions (TE) allow shippers to connect to multiple carriers and then tender, track, and pay in the system. Visibility solutions allow real-time asset tracking across the entire distribution network. Visibility solutions are playing a larger role in the market, as real-time tracking of assets becomes more important. Track and Trace Transportation transportation execution transportation visibility

Tracking made easy

Automotive Logistics

Just over 18 months after Slough, UK-based Movolytics was formed, the vehicle tracking company announced an ambitious expansion. It can be used to track, trace, evaluate and create greater efficiencies within your fleet.”.

Transportation TIP List: Week of April 7th, 2019

Transplace

Track-and-Trace, Supply Chain Expected to Lead IoT Spending Growth : Among industries spending on IoT, the track-and-trace sector is expected to have the largest spending growth – a 24.2% Transportation TIP List: Week of April 7 th , 2019.

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Being Pragmatic about tracking

Automotive Logistics

Assigning materials and components an individual identity that can be tracked easily and reliably from the goods-inward stage through production to delivery to the customer, and even throughout their lifespan, is a fundamental element of effective logistics.

Machine Learning for Transportation Execution and Visibility

Logistics Viewpoints

According to ARC’s definition, transportation execution (TE) systems & marketplaces allow shippers to connect to multiple carriers and then tender, track, […]. Track and Trace TransportationI am kicking off some new research on the Transportation Execution and Visibility Systems market in the next week or so.

How to Implement Elastic Logistics without Losing Your Workforce

Loginext

Elastic logistics is the new and evolved version of 'lean supply chain movement'. As technology has caught up with logistics, latest delivery schedule and route planning help companies are on top of all market demand fluctuations and keep their products on shelves at all times or reach the consumer's door within a day or two.