Category: News

  • Micro-hubs Add A Layer of Operational Stability

    Micro-hubs Add A Layer of Operational Stability

    Urban logistics is becoming a key topic. But there are still many unsolved challenges. We spoke to Max Wilson, Founder of SpokeSafe, about the future of micro hubs, how cargo bikes are being catered for by private and public partnerships and more. In the future Max expects innovative solutions and more urban hubs that will […]

  • Freightify secures $12M funding round as it democratizes access to best prices for freight forwarders

    Freightify secures $12M funding round as it democratizes access to best prices for freight forwarders

    Global freight forwarding is a $300B industry that facilitates the movement of cargo from one place to another through a series manual process. Solving the complex challenges facing freight forwarders and helping them to do more business faster, freight rate management platform Freightify is today announcing a $12M Series A funding round to save 70% of the […]

  • VIDEO Innovation Is Embracing Risk To Support Growth

    VIDEO Innovation Is Embracing Risk To Support Growth

    Sponsored Content Innovation is not easy and there are many challenges along the way. But companies need to be proactive and do things faster than before. We spoke to Chris Jones from Descartes Systems Group about a recent survey the company conducted on innovation in the supply chain across the USA and Europe. What drives […]

  • FourKites & cargonerds Partner to Bring Enhanced Cost & Time Savings to Global Freight Forwarders & Shippers

    FourKites & cargonerds Partner to Bring Enhanced Cost & Time Savings to Global Freight Forwarders & Shippers

    Leading real-time supply chain visibility company FourKites announces a partnership with cargonerds to enhance the digital freight platform with its market-leading supply chain visibility data.  More content with FourKites is coming on our YouTube Channel soon. You can watch videos and subscribe here! Armed with FourKites’ data and machine learning-driven estimated times of arrival, cargonerds […]

  • VIDEO QR Codes Revolutionise Routing & Tracking

    VIDEO QR Codes Revolutionise Routing & Tracking

    Despite the large number of technology companies in logistics, the industry has been surprisingly slow to move away from more traditional operational models. Many still use paper for critical activities. But something as simple as a QR code can help alleviate high costs, hard maintenance and slow onboarding. We spoke to Sam Titus, CTO at […]

  • AJ Products’ new QBUS range provides comprehensive flexible storage for the modern workplace

    AJ Products’ new QBUS range provides comprehensive flexible storage for the modern workplace

    The exclusive new QBUS storage range from office and workplace furniture supplier AJ Products has been developed specifically to cater for today’s modern office with comprehensive, flexible, modular storage that spans the entire workspace.   Offices today are vastly different to those of the past.  Businesses are increasingly becoming digitised and the need for hardcopy filing is […]

  • 65% of Companies Plan to Accelerate Supply Chain and Logistics Innovation Investment

    65% of Companies Plan to Accelerate Supply Chain and Logistics Innovation Investment

    Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq: DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, released findings from its study Supply Chain and Logistics Innovation Accelerates, but Has Long Way to Go, which examined how technology innovation is changing supply chain and logistics operations and executives’ plans for continued investment. The Logistics Point got an exclusive […]

  • Logistics Calls for HS2 Commitment

    Logistics Calls for HS2 Commitment

    Logistics UK, one of the largest industry groups representing the sector, has responded to speculations about the possible cancellation of HS2 – the high-speed railway meant to connect London to Birmingham and the North. Join us on the 21st March for an in-person look at how architecture provides vital support for the warehousing and fulfilment […]

  • VIDEO The Power of Retail Tech

    VIDEO The Power of Retail Tech

    Technology is becoming an everyday topic for logistics and supply chain managers. At the same time consumers are embracing digital technologies and robotics faster than ever. Retailers of all sizes are trying to implement not only something that looks nice but also that brings true value. We spoke to Russell Holmes, Business Development Manager at […]

  • Twinco Capital raises $12 million led by Quona Capital to expand its next-gen supply chain finance platform

    Twinco Capital raises $12 million led by Quona Capital to expand its next-gen supply chain finance platform

    Twinco Capital, the first global supply chain finance solution that covers the production cycle from purchase order to final invoice payment, announced today it has closed a $12 million equity and debt round. The investment was led by Quona Capital, and included participation from Working Capital, as well as existing investors Mundi Ventures and Finch […]