New Podcast Episode: Cargoloop, the Hyperloop for Freight

The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. This episode features Rik Roeske and Edwin Wenink of Hardt Hyperloop. Thank you Rik and Edwin, for sharing more about what the Hyperloop can mean for the world of supply chain and logistics and for giving me a tour of the Hyperloop office and the […]

B2B eCommerce Technology Supports the Link Between Food Manufacturing, Distribution, and Logistics

Once packaged food leaves the plant floor, the chain of custody must be tracked and monitored both for safety concerns and order delivery expectations. Orders placed in the morning are expected that afternoon. B2B eCommerce technology excels in keeping the chain monitored and efficient. This is particularly important as food manufacturers and distributors are deploying third party logistics (3PLs) and […]

Innovations and Start-ups: Zero-Emission Trucking, Drones, and Technological Disruption

Trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. That’s what this blog is all bout. Therefore I bring you an overview of my highlights of the news this week on logistics start-ups and innovations below. Follow @LogisticsMatter on Twitter to stay up to date with the latest news and the best background stories. Last week it was Uber for Trucking, […]

The Logistical and Environmental Benefits of GCCMs

Throughout the world, there are problems which need inventive solutions. Problems which can’t be fixed with traditional methods. In these cases, it can often require something new to come along, which hadn’t been available before. Concrete Canvas has proven to be that solution to a variety of problems over its 12-year existence. The company, Concrete Canvas Ltd, was founded by […]

The Need For Speed Key to Omnichannel Success in 2021

2020 was a year that moved the world more towards digitalization than ever before. Ecommerce boomed and shifted the focus of retail businesses to online fulfilment, and with this shift towards digital commerce also came a shift in consumer demands.  While convenience has certainly become an important factor for retailers looking to set themselves apart from the competition, other factors […]

Innovations and Start-Ups: Uber for Trucking, Autonomous Freight, Drones, and More…

Trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. That’s what this blog is all bout. Therefore I bring you an overview of my highlights of the news this week on logistics start-ups and innovations below. Follow @LogisticsMatter on Twitter to stay up to date with the latest news and the best background stories. Last week it was Autonomous Vehicles, Robots, […]

The Power of IoT to Get Better Visibility Over Shipments

Visibility over shipments is the hot supply chain topic these days. Corporations are eager to know where their shipments are at all. Consumer expectations for rapid and low-cost business in a global and highly competitive environment prompt shippers to provide better and faster services. Globalization is increasing too, and it makes the supply chain broader and more complex. More than […]