12 Dec 2023

Ammonia Powers Up: Yara Eyde Blazes Trail for Emission-Free Shipping

The world’s first clean ammonia-powered container ship, Yara Eyde, has set sail, marking a momentous leap towards emission-free shipping and a new era in the maritime industry. This groundbreaking vessel, a collaboration between Yara and partners, will navigate the clean route between Norway and Germany, demonstrating the viability of ammonia as a sustainable alternative to […]

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01 Dec 2023

America’s Tech Leadership at Risk: A Call for Renewed Commitment

America’s once-unquestioned dominance in technological innovation is facing a serious challenge. The recent withdrawal of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) from key digital trade proposals at the World Trade Organization raises alarming questions about our commitment to maintaining this leadership position. This decision is not just a missed economic opportunity; it’s a strategic blunder with […]

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30 Nov 2023

World’s First Cargo Drone Interline Agreement

In a groundbreaking move, Dronamics, the pioneering cargo drone airline, has partnered with Qatar Airways Cargo, the world’s leading international cargo carrier, to establish the first-ever interline agreement between an international airline and a cargo drone airline. This landmark collaboration marks a pivotal moment in the evolution of air cargo transportation, paving the way for […]

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11 Nov 2023

Belgium to Increase Container Scanning Using AI to Combat Drug Smuggling

Belgian authorities are planning to increase container scanning using artificial intelligence (AI) at its ports, focusing on shipments from high-risk areas like Latin America to combat drug smuggling. Currently, only 5% of containers entering the country’s ports are scanned, according to Belgium’s customs chief, Kristian Vanderwaeren. The measure is part of a broader effort to […]

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10 Oct 2023

Cloud Computing: The Key to a More Efficient and Effective Air Cargo Industry

Here’s why utilizing a cloud-based solution is not only the most advanced but also the most secure way of integrating and operating within the air cargo landscape. Introduction: In the rapidly evolving landscape of global trade and logistics, the air cargo industry stands as a linchpin. To meet the demands of this dynamic sector, innovative […]

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12 Jul 2023

Retailers Embrace the Power of AI

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the retail industry through its seamless integration of automation, data analysis, and advanced machine learning algorithms. This powerful combination is elevating the customer experience, optimizing business performance, and significantly boosting profits for forward-thinking brands. As leading retailers have already embraced this cutting-edge technology to gain a competitive edge, analysts predict […]

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02 May 2023

The Revolutionary Impact of Technology on Project Management

  As the supply chain landscape undergoes rapid evolution, organizations must adopt technology-driven solutions to maintain a competitive edge and achieve optimal results in their future projects. Efficient project management plays a critical role in ensuring the success of supply chain operations, and businesses are increasingly leveraging various tools to streamline their project management processes […]

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30 Apr 2023

Exploring the Promise and Pitfalls: ChatGPT’s Role in Supply Chain Applications

  Manhattan Associates, the leading supplier of supply chain management software solutions and renowned for their warehouse management systems (WMS), recently held their Momentum user conference. One of the key highlights from the event was the keynote speech by Sanjeev Siotta, Chief Technology Officer at Manhattan, where he discussed the potential of integrating ChatGPT into […]

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22 Apr 2023

Request for Enhanced Data Protection for Online Booking by Shippers and Forwarders

  The Global Shippers Forum and forwarder group Fiata have created a Charter for Protection and Governance of Data in International Trade as part of efforts to improve data protection for online booking and trading. The charter sets out the minimum arrangements for data security and confidentiality that providers and operators of digital booking and trading […]

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10 Apr 2023

Chatbots Are Stepping Toward Supply Chains

Software companies are looking at the latest AI technology as a way to make sense of vast stores of data, improve logistics decisions   Logistics experts are trying to find out whether the latest development in artificial intelligence, a chatbot that has triggered a global race to refine the technology for work tasks, can tell them how […]

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