Company of the Month: Fizyr

Company of the Month: Fizyr

Company of the Month: Fizyr

Every month we select one company which represents a positive example of innovation in logistics and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This month, Transmetrics selected Fizyr, the developer of deep learning for vision-guided robotics, as the June “Company of the Month” for its exceptional approach to the advancement of robotics technologies. In order to learn more about the company and what they do, we interviewed Herbert ten Have, CEO of Fizyr, and asked him several questions about the company and the industry.

What Blocks the Full Potential of Blockchain for Logistics and Supply Chain?

What Blocks the Full Potential of Blockchain for Logistics and Supply Chain?

What Blocks the Full Potential of Blockchain for Logistics and Supply Chain?

“Blockchain” – one of the most popular buzzwords in logistics and supply chain industries these days. During the first half of the year, we have seen UPS, BNSF Railway, GE and others joining the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), which is putting efforts to develop the industry standards for blockchain. Meanwhile, IBM partnered with Maersk,

Company of the Month: DRONAMICS

Company of the Month: DRONAMICS

Company of the Month: DRONAMICS

Every month we select one company which represents a positive example of innovation in logistics and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This month, Transmetrics selected DRONAMICS, the innovative unmanned cargo plane manufacturer, as the May “Company of the Month” for its exceptional progress in adopting new technologies for the emerging logistics markets. In order to learn more about the company and what they do, we talked with Svilen Rangelov, a co-founder of DRONAMICS, and asked him several questions about the business and the industry.

How IoT in Logistics Revolutionizes the Supply Chain Management

How IoT in Logistics Revolutionizes the Supply Chain Management

How IoT in Logistics Revolutionizes the Supply Chain Management

Amazon’s warehouse is perhaps one of the prime examples of how human and machines can collaborate to improve work efficiency. Employees no longer have to roam around scanning each item or search for the missing bar-codes. There are robots with built-in cameras and QR readers to quickly identify items accurately.

IoT is making supply chain management less challenging and more efficient, providing companies an opportunity to expand beyond bounds. In fact, logistics is one of the primary sectors to embrace IoT with such an open heart. And why shouldn’t it? With the ability to improve operational efficiency and enhance revenue opportunities, IoT has the power to revolutionize the supply chain sector within the next few years.

Across Logistics: April 2018

Across Logistics: April 2018

Across Logistics: April 2018

Welcome to the April 2018 issue of “Across Logistics” news release, where we are presenting you the latest innovative technologies and important news in logistics that happened in April. 

Here is the list of topics in this issue:

Company of the Month: Xeneta

Company of the Month: Xeneta

Company of the Month: Xeneta

Every month we select one company which represents a positive example of innovation in logistics and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This month, Transmetrics selected Xeneta, the leading ocean freight price benchmarking and market intelligence platform, as the April “Company of the Month” for its remarkable pursuit of transparency and transformation in the shipping and logistics industry. In order to learn more about the company and what they do, we talked with Patrik Berglund, CEO & Co-founder of Xeneta, and asked him several questions about the business and the industry.

Congratulations, Xeneta!

Blockchain in Logistics – Will it Change the Industry? (Part 2)

Blockchain in Logistics – Will it Change the Industry? (Part 2)

Blockchain in Logistics – Will it Change the Industry? (Part 2)

In our previous post, we discussed the history of blockchain and some of the benefits it has for the transportation and logistics industry. This is a continuation of the interview with a blockchain expert Martijn Siebrand, who talks more about the intersection of blockchain and logistics – more specifically, on how the technology is already being used in the industry, how it could be used in the future and what logistics companies need to do to get on board.

Across Logistics: March 2018

Across Logistics: March 2018

Across Logistics: March 2018

Welcome to the March 2018 issue of “Across Logistics” news release, where we are presenting you the latest innovative technologies and important news in logistics that happened in March. 

Here is the list of topics in this issue:

Company of the Month: We4Sea

Company of the Month: We4Sea

Company of the Month: We4Sea

Every month we select one company which represents a positive example of innovation in logistics and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This month, Transmetrics selected We4Sea, a fuel-efficiency solution for ships, as the March “Company of the Month” for its outstanding usage of data analytics to save fuel, decrease emissions and accelerate the sustainability of the shipping industry. In order to learn more about the company and what they do, we talked with Dan Veen, CEO of We4Sea, and asked him several questions about the business.

Congratulations, We4Sea!