Logistics Startup of the Month: SHIPSTA

Shipsta

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This month, Transmetrics selected SHIPSTA, the leading eProcurement platform, as the “Logistics Startup of the Month” for its innovative focus on logistics procurement solutions.

The company offers products that provide the direct link between shippers and logistics service providers, procurement, handling which are optimizing transport capacities and reducing freight costs. In order to learn more, we have talked with Christian Wilhelm, the Co-Founder of SHIPSTA, about the startup’s journey and how eProcurement can improve logistics operations.

Logistics Startup of the Month: Globe Tracker

Globe Tracker

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This August, Transmetrics selected Globe Tracker, the industry-leading solution for remote monitoring and end-to-end supply chain asset management, as the “Logistics Startup of the Month” for its outstanding achievements in the development of Internet of Things (IoT) for logistics and supply chain.

In order to learn more about the company and what it does, we have talked with Don Miller, Vice President Global Sales and Marketing at Globe Tracker, about the startup’s journey and how IoT empowers real-time visibility in the supply chain.

Logistics Startup of the Month: project44

project44

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This July, Transmetrics selected project44, the world’s leading advanced visibility platform for shippers and logistics service providers, as the “Logistics Startup of the Month” for its outstanding achievements in the development of advanced visibility for logistics.

In order to learn more about the startup and what it does, we have talked with Mike Reed, Chief Strategy Officer at project44, about how project44 connects, automates and provides advanced visibility for all transportation modes and shipping types.

Logistics Startup of the Month: Peloton

Logistics Startup of the Month: Peloton

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This June, Transmetrics selected Peloton, a platooning solution provider, as the “Logistics Startup of the Month” for its remarkable achievements in solving the biggest challenges of the trucking industry: Crashes and Fuel Use.

In order to learn more about the startup and what it does, we have talked with Rod McLain, VP of Marketing at Peloton, about the business and how Platooning can improve operations in the $700 billion trucking industry.

Logistics Startup of the Month: Stargo

Stargo

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This May, Transmetrics selected Stargo, an AI-driven price optimization solution for the freight industry, as the “Logistics Startup of the Month” for its outstanding contribution to revolutionizing the door-to-door quote generation process.

In order to learn more about the startup and what it does, we have talked with Joel Sellam, CEO and Founder of Stargo, about the business and how Artificial Intelligence can improve the price optimization in the logistics industry.

Logistics Startup of the Month: Nautilus Labs

Nautilus Labs

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This month, Transmetrics selected Nautilus Labs, an innovative AI-powered solution for ocean commerce, as the “Logistics Startup of the Month” for its remarkable achievements in minimizing fuel consumption, maximizing operational efficiency, and optimizing the fleet performance of shipping companies.

In order to learn more about the startup and what it does, we have talked with Nautilus Labs CEO Matt Heider about the business and how Artificial Intelligence can improve the efficiency of ocean operations and logistics.

Logistics Startup of the Month: FarEye

FarEye

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This time, Transmetrics selected FarEye, a digital logistics platform for the efficient movement of goods, as the “Logistics Startup of the Month” for the outstanding developments in predictive visibility and operational intelligence for on-time deliveries.

In order to learn more about the startup and what it does, we have talked with Kushal Nahata, CEO & Co-founder of FarEye, about their business and how digitalization can help companies improve their logistics processes and bottom line.

Logistics Startup of the Month: CargoX

CargoX

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This month, Transmetrics selected СargoX, an innovative Blockchain-based Bill of Lading solution, as the February “Logistics Startup of the Month” for its outstanding contribution to the development of smart, secure and digital logistics.

In order to learn more about the startup and what it does, we have talked with CargoX COO Igor Jakomin Ph.D. about the business and how Supply Chain and Logistics can be improved with Blockchain.

Logistics Startup of the Month: TNX Logistics

TNX Logistics

Every month we select one logistics startup which represents a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and has the potential to alter the way the industry operates. This month, Transmetrics selected TNX Logistics, a practical AI software for trucking, as the January “Logistics Startup of the Month” for its remarkable contribution to the development of Artificial Intelligence for transport planning and dispatch.

In order to learn more about TNX Logistics and what they do, we talked with Jonah McIntire, a Co-Founder and Managing Director of TNX, about the business and how it improves the trucking with AI.

Logistics Startups of the Month: 2018 Overview

Logistics Startups of the Month: 2018 Overview

In 2018, Transmetrics Blog was selecting logistics startups that represent a positive example of innovation in Logistics and Supply Chain and have the potential to alter the way the industry operates. Luckily for these companies, the sector offers a lot of room for disruption and such startups are taking up the whole range of challenges – from offering a new way to think about addresses to developing the innovative autonomous and electric vehicles.

Now, at the end of the year, we can surely say that the impact of these young companies on the industry is undeniable and it will be even more interesting to follow their progress in 2019.

In this article, we would like to highlight all the startups featured in the “Logistics Startup of the Month” Series in 2018 and once again demonstrate their importance for the logistics and supply chain.