Technology service providers

Profiles of the Technology service provider in the logistics space

Technology service providers

Jeff Schipper

In an age of disruptive change for the automotive industry, digital manufacturing technology is coming to the rescue

2019-08-20T10:57:00+01:00By Jeff Schipper

Demands from buyers for the latest vehicle technology and custom options are having a significant impact on automotive manufacturers and their partners. 


Surgere sets it sights on Mexico

2019-08-07T10:09:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey

US supply chain information provider Surgere of the US has set up a Mexican subsidiary, Technologias Avanzadas Surgere de Mexico, at Aguascalientes

Digital supply chain

Data and the digitisation of the supply chain

2019-07-16T15:17:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

The automotive industry is being transformed by new vehicle technology, but operational processes are also undergoing profound changes driven by unprecedented levels of data

VR, Seat

Logistics 4.0: How smart technologies are lifting logistics to another level

2019-07-04T11:12:00+01:00By Andrew Williams

After a period of exploration, OEMs, tier suppliers and logistics providers are getting serious about making their operations smarter and more connected – Logistics 4.0 is here

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Why all eyes are on Israel for AI

2019-05-17T15:59:00+01:00By Jonathan Ward

In the race to perfect autonomous driving, Israel has proven to be a hotspot of technological innovation – driven, in part, by its military expertise and surveillance tools


Maersk launches digital customs clearance

2019-05-07T15:38:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey

Shipping line Maersk has launched a digital customs clearance platform, to help customers deal with complex shipping regulations. It claims to be the first container shipping company to offer the service. Various rules must be followed to ensure traded goods enter and exit a country legally. But if a delay ...


Zim joins TradeLens to boost digitalisation

2019-05-01T11:15:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey

Global container shipping provider, Zim Integrated Shipping Services, has signed up to the TradeLens digital business platform, a service based on blockchain technology to provide secure shipping data and make global trade more efficient.

From mine to factory: Volkswagen makes supply chain transparent

VW and Minespider collaborate on blockchain pilot for lead sourcing

2019-04-23T18:23:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Volkswagen Group has begun a pilot project aimed at gaining greater transparency in its materials supply chain through the use of blockchain technology.

Renatas Slenderis

Introducing the European Transport Logistics Alliance

2019-04-02T12:23:00+01:00By Fracht SIA

In an industry that could benefit substantially from streamlined processes, Renatas Slenderis, CEO of Fracht, believes his company’s new alliance offers both collaboration and control for all members. Here, he explains how the ALCS platform works


Europe conference: Live poll results

2017-06-13T17:53:34+01:00By Gareth Tredway


Unipart invests in digital technology to meet 'disruptive and dislocating' pace of change

2017-03-27T15:33:13+01:00By Marcus Williams

UK parts manufacturer and logistics provider, Unipart Group, has used the announcement of its annual financial results to highlight a number of investments in digital technology covering inventory control, distribution and sequencing management.


Maersk and IBM to introduce blockchain into global shipping industry

2017-03-08T14:29:04+00:00By Gareth Tredway

Shipping giant Maersk and IBM have announced a blockchain initiative that they say will help transform the cross-border shipping industry globally.

Audi auto

Audi’s driverless transport system recognised with industry award

2017-02-21T16:18:00+00:00By Gareth Tredway

The German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA) has awarded Audi with the annual Logistics Award for 2017.

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VW showcases latest logistics innovations

2016-11-23T14:30:22+00:00By Gareth Tredway

Thomas Zernechel, the head of logistics for the Volkswagen Group, has said the company intends to ensure that innovations in the logistics sector are rolled out “rapidly” by the various brands within the group.

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BMW tests autonomous vehicles in factories to move parts

2016-03-23T16:50:19+00:00By rachaelhogg

BMW Group is testing a number of autonomous vehicles on its factory floors as part of an automation drive that is expected to help cut costs by 5% per vehicle annually.

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