Crowdsourced Logistics: Social and Sustainable Shipping. And Waffles.

A Crowdsourced Logistics concept is a concept that engages the public (companies and private persons alike) to seek excess capacity in existing modes of transport, storage space, and/or time. This can be a private vehicle, but also a taxi, (delivery) van, or truck. A lot is happening in the Crowdsourced Logistics Arena, with start-ups like Uber (UberCARGO), Easy Van, Lalamove, […]

A Truly Social Supply Chain

Social Supply Chain. If you follow the news on the web on Supply Chain (for example by following @LogisticsMatter 😉 ), there is no way this term is new to you. It’s a relatively new term and there is no one single meaning. Social Supply Chain is often referred to when parties in a Supply Chain are using Social Media […]

E2open Announces Social Supply Chain Initiative

Industry-First Application of Social Technologies to Supply Chain Extends Collaborative Execution to Issue Collaboration, Demand Sensing and Supply Risk Monitoring FOSTER CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–E2open (NASDAQ: EOPN), a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for collaborative execution across global trading networks, today announced an initiative to integrate social technologies into its E2open Business Network. This will allow participants to improve productivity and […]