IAA 2018: Redefining the way printed newspapers are delivered at the door

IAA 2018: Redefining the way printed newspapers are delivered at the door

Readers of the printed newspaper are on a decline. It is essential that distribution companies that cater to this audience adapt to change, and optimize their logistics processes to increase profits.

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IAA 2018: McKinsey forsees a business model disruption in transportation

IAA 2018: McKinsey forsees a business model disruption in transportation

Bernd Heid from McKinsey elaborated on the future of mobility, drawing instances of disruptions in the transportation industry and the need for adapting business models to market and regulatory requirements.

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IKEA accelerates electric vehicle home delivery by 2020

IKEA accelerates electric vehicle home delivery by 2020

In September 2017, IKEA Group was one of the first to join EV100—a global initiative created by The Climate Group—and now, a year later, IKEA Group has announced their commitment to moving toward zero emissions deliveries in 5 major cities by 2020.

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Progressive taps into ELD data in quest to better align insurance premiums with risk

Progressive taps into ELD data in quest to better align insurance premiums with risk

With ELDs in nearly every truck, it was only a matter of time before insurance companies started to utilize the devices. Progressive is among the first, launching a new discount program for truckers that provide Progressive access to their ELD data.

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IAA 2018: Ford Trucks unveils F-MAX, the "International Truck of the Year"

IAA 2018: Ford Trucks unveils F-MAX, the "International Truck of the Year"

Ford Trucks unveiled its new F-MAX tractor, boasting a high-performance engine with 500 PS, 2500 Nm and 400 kW of braking power. The tractor also has 6% higher fuel optimization over previous models, and delivers lower cost of ownership with 7% reduced maintenance costs.

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It all connects: supply chain sustainability is just good business

It all connects: supply chain sustainability is just good business

Consumers are expecting brands to reduce unnecessary waste, source products responsibly, and use environmentally friendly transportation and logistics practices. Does this added pressure and complexity impact a company’s bottom line?

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Karma Delivers: coordinating logistics for nonprofit disaster relief

Karma Delivers: coordinating logistics for nonprofit disaster relief

Karma Delivers is looking to the future of social impact collaboration in the logistics space, where a natural market need exists for technology firms to empower NGO’s and nonprofits with software donation programs and access to education resources.

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