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

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

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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.

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

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?

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

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

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.

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.

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.

Real-time tracking: Is it Here yet?

Automotive Logistics

Real-time cargo tracking has always had its appeal. Initially seen by many as the way forward, the technology is still struggling to gain widespread traction, 20 years after first being mooted as the solution to the real-time tracking problem.

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.

Voice-Activated Tracking Tool Pioneered by Automotive Specialist

Logistics Business Magazine

Finished vehicle logistics specialist GEFCO is pioneering a voice-activated shipment tracking tool for customers through Smart Speaker technology and logistic software, Cargowise.

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.

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

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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.

Live Vehicle Tracking for Transwide and Teleroute Customers

Logistics Business Magazine

Logistics software company Alpega and supply chain data aggregator and unifier GateHouse Logistics have announced a strategic partnership to provide Transwide and Teleroute customers with live vehicle visibility and tracking and additional services for strategic shipments.

Chain.io, Nousot partner to deliver predictive logistics analytics

Logistics Insight Asia

Handling & Storage Strategy & Business Track & Trace Chain.io Chain.io and Nousot serve customers by enabling seamless, rapid delivery of intelligence that encompasses all internal and external systems and partners. The post Chain.io, Nousot partner to deliver predictive logistics analytics appeared first on Logistics Insight Asia. Nousot predictive logistics analytics

DHL, entrepreneurs join forces at DHL Innovation Day 2017

Logistics Insight Asia

Handling & Storage Track & Trace DHL DHL Innovation Day Robotics ChallengeFor the Robotics Challenge, finalists from Singapore, Switzerland, and the US demonstrated their prototypes live. The post DHL, entrepreneurs join forces at DHL Innovation Day 2017 appeared first on Logistics Insight Asia.

Ace Turtle, CEVA to enable freight forwarding for international brands in Southeast Asia

Logistics Insight Asia

Handling & Storage Strategy & Business Track & Trace Ace Turtle CEVA Logistics Southeast AsiaAce Turtle’s Cross Border solution will enable brands to reach new customers in newer geographies. The post Ace Turtle, CEVA to enable freight forwarding for international brands in Southeast Asia appeared first on Logistics Insight Asia.

Dachser feted for commitment to sustainability

Logistics Insight Asia

Track & Trace CSR Dachser European Transport Award for Sustainability (ETPN) Special Award for Corporate Social ResponsibilityAward takes into account environmental protection, CSR, corporate culture and a commitment to the science community and to safeguarding the future. The post Dachser feted for commitment to sustainability appeared first on Logistics Insight Asia.

Geodis Launches Online Booking and Pricing for Global Air and Ocean Shipments

Airfreight Logistics

It is a constantly evolving, robust and innovative platform that enables our customers to take their supply chain management to the next level, far beyond track & trace”. Digitalization freight forwarding GEODIS IRIS Kim Pedersen Real-Time Information System tracking

Will the Freight Industry Move to a Discounted Pricing Model Like the Stock Brokerage Industry?

The Logistics of Logistics

Further productivity gain from innovative technologies like blockchain, artificial intelligence, and internet of things could automate some functions like tendering trucks, tracking, tracing and bill payment.

Block chain technology in Pharmacueticals

Jayem Logistics

Block chain technology can help alleviate many of the frictions in global trade logistics including procurement, transportation management, track and trace, customs collaboration, and trade finance.

Bluetooth technology a new wave of transformation for air cargo

The LoadStar

Bluetooth enabled track-and-trace technology is set to transform the air cargo industry.

5 Ways to Digitize Your Supply Chain

Now, That's Logistics

To begin turning those “great ideas” into real value that helps streamline your firm’s supply chain and better serve its customers, consider these five steps in the right direction: Leverage track-and-trace technologies. Additional language available.

BagTrans Implements BluJay’s MobileSTAR

The LoadStar

MobileSTAR’s core pallet configuration with standard reporting, and track and trace delivery capabilities.

How blockchain can play a life-saving role in the war against fake medication

The LoadStar

With Accenture, DHL has been working on a blockchain-based track-and-trace serialisation project, which assigns a “unique” identity to each sealable unit to verify.

Fake Auto Parts Detected by Supply Chain Software

Logistics Business Magazine

Honeywell’s cloud-based, track-and-trace solution is being used by German automotive products companies to detect counterfeit products globally.

What is Transportation Management Workflow and How Does It Work

Blue Grace Logistics

Tracking costs and delivery. Tracking and tracing is an essential and vital part of the transportation management workflow.

The Logistics Performance Index

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The ability to track and trace consignments (“ Tracking and tracing ”). As the semester is about to end in a few weeks, it is time to look back at what we have learned.

DHL Supply Chain Launch MySupplyChain

Logistics Manager

The platform allows access from any desktop or mobile device and provides the following, track-and-trace data, inventory, operational performance and reporting, business analytics and customer service.

Digitalisation: quicker off the blocks

Automotive Logistics

As global trade intensifies, so do the risks associated with cyber breaches, fraud and limited visibility for shippers to track and trace international shipments across the end-to-end supply chain.

Blockchain Trial a Success for PSA, PIL and IBM

Logistics Manager

All three companies after signing the MOU devised a Proof of Concept program built with IBM and their Blockchain platform then began testing the system to track and trace cargo movement from Chongqing to Singapore via the Southern Transport Corridor.

Emirates SkyCargo Launch Emirates AOG

Airfreight Logistics

Emirates SkyCargo has recently unveiled Emirates AOG , a brand new product for airfreight designed for transporting aircraft replacement parts in a speedy manner throughout the world.

Don’t be Fooled: Finding True Data Integration

Logistics Problem Solving

However, simply integrating your TMS with another provider’s track & trace system does not provide visibility to the shipments. While the track & trace integration typically allows the freight invoice integration to trigger a payment to a carrier, in this systems integration scenario the only action that has been performed is matching. The track & trace record and the freight invoice were matched to a shipment.

Don’t be Fooled: Finding True Data Integration

Logistics Problem Solving

However, simply integrating your TMS with another provider’s track & trace system does not provide visibility to the shipments. While the track & trace integration typically allows the freight invoice integration to trigger a payment to a carrier, in this systems integration scenario the only action that has been performed is matching. The track & trace record and the freight invoice were matched to a shipment.

Geodis Launches Online Booking and Pricing for Global Air and Ocean Shipments

Logistics Manager

It is a constantly evolving, robust and innovative platform that enables our customers to take their supply chain management to the next level, far beyond track & trace”.

Using Blockchain Technology to Improve Efficiency

Move Ahead

Companies like Penske Logistics are learning more about a potential solution that could increase supply chain efficiency and track inventory. It’s called blockchain technology, and some experts say it is a game changer for the supply chain. What is Blockchain?