Load Delivered Increases Supply Chain Efficiency With Mobile App

The new Load Finder mobile app saves carriers time and money by providing them with access to freight 24/7 from the palm of their hands. CHICAGO, Jan. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Load Delivered Logistics, LLC, a technology-enabled third-party logistics firm, is excited to announce the launch of its new mobile phone application: Load Delivered Logistics’ Load Finder.  Available for both […]

Con-way Freight Launches iPad® Application for Online Shipping Services

New App Expands Mobile Offerings for Customer-Specific Rate Quotes ANN ARBOR, Mich. – January 18, 2012 – Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), today announced the launch of its Con-way Freight Tools iPad® application for registered web users. The iPad app provides customers the option to create a personalized rate quote for shipments within […]

C.H. Robinson’s Mobile Application Enhances Motor Carrier Communication

Eden Prairie, MN (November 1, 2011)— A communication tool geared towards transportation companies has arrived as C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. today launched their CHRWtrucks.com mobile application. The mobile application allows a motor carrier to enter pick up information, check calls, and delivery information within a couple clicks as information is populated by location services on the smartphone which reduces guesswork […]

UPS Expands Mobile Footprint to 35 More International Markets

Atlanta, October 31, 2011 Mobile Access Now Available to More People than Ever UPS (NYSE: UPS) customers from Austria to Australia now have mobile access to track packages, calculate shipping rates and find the nearest UPS location thanks to an extension of the company’s mobile Web site, m.ups.com, to 35 additional countries and territories. “Accessibility is vital to customers and […]

Supply Chain and Mobile Technology: the Subway Shop

Supply Chain is all about getting your product to the right place at the right time. The movie below shows a brilliant example of how a combination of Supply Chain Management, Marketing, and Mobile Technology can work together to enhance customer satisfaction. There is a daily need for groceries, whether you shop daily, or once a week, and let’s face […]

World premiere: Golden Earring stamp you can listen to with smartphone

Tribute to Dutch pop music with music stamp series 10 October 2011 at 15:00 CET – Today, at the Historical Museum of The Hague, PostNL presented the first postage stamp with music. This stamp was issued in honour of the 50th anniversary of the legendary Dutch band Golden Earring. When a smartphone with a special app is held up to […]

TNT Express in Bangladesh launches “Mobile Workers”

Dhaka, Bangladesh, September 29, 2011 – TNT Express in Bangladesh, one of the leading express service provider companies, has unveiled its state of the art Mobile Worker communication units in Bangladesh which enables drivers to send and receive delivery information in real-time through hand-held scanners in Dhaka city. The ‘Mobile Worker’ units enable high speed wireless communication of large quantities […]

DHL leads the market with its new high-tech device for the pharmaceutical industry

‘DHL SmartSensor GSM’ ensures end-to-end monitoring for highly sensitive shipments Control of temperature, humidity, shocks and location makes shipping safer and simpler Bonn, 09/22/2011, 10:30 AM CEST Zoom Download DHL SmartSensor GSM is a small high-tech device that is packed inside the DHL shipment. DHL has taken a decisive step in expanding its services for the Life Science & Healthcare […]

Con-way Freight Announces Enhanced Smart Phone Application for Online Shipping Services

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – September 21, 2011 Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced the launch of its newly enhanced Con-way Freight Tools app for web-registered users. The smart phone app is the LTL industry’s first for iPhone®, AndroidTM and BlackBerry® that brings customers the option to create a personalized rate quote […]