Logistics Technology

In-depth coverage of the latest shipping technology news.


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News & Analysis

20 Mar 2017
Cass truckload and intermodal data reflect importance of fuel in pricing and rising demand.
20 Mar 2017
Maersk Line chief commercial officer Vincent Clerc lays out how technology will reshape global supply chains.
20 Mar 2017
The system will help increase the number of New Panamax ships that can pass through the Panama Canal from an average of five a day at present.
15 Mar 2017
Venture capital money is available to fund freight technology startups, if the fit is right.
15 Mar 2017
JOC’s 17th Annual TPM Conference was bursting with sharp insights on where the industry is headed and on ways to break the cycle of overcapacity, less-than-spectacular service, and unsustainable rates.
10 Mar 2017
Sensors attached to containers to show the whereabouts of goods at any given moment revolutionize how logistics is conducted.
07 Mar 2017
The Port of Los Angeles and GE Transportation are working together to build what they envision will be container terminals of the 21st century.
06 Mar 2017
Blockchain could save the shipping industry billions of dollars.
06 Mar 2017
Container shipping veteran Ron Widdows has joined the advisory board of predictive logistics company ClearMetal.
05 Mar 2017
Distributed ledger technology is rapidly gaining interest in multiple industries as a secure and cost-effective way to facilitate transactions.