Startup company sees trust in blockchain-based asset tracking solution

Startup company sees trust in blockchain-based asset tracking solution

Manufacturing supply chains must deal with counterfeit parts. One company is hoping that its blockchain-based tracking solution can help solve that while also providing transparency in the freight supply chain.

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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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Technology remains a key in easing the capacity crunch

Technology remains a key in easing the capacity crunch

The current capacity crunch has been a significant issue in the trucking industry since last year. Many things will need to change in order to resolve the squeeze, but discussions throughout Transparency18 highlighted technology’s role.

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Demo Session 4: Tracking and managing cargo, assets

Demo Session 4: Tracking and managing cargo, assets

The final session of Demo Day on Tuesday at FreightWaves’ Transparency18 conference did not disappoint, building on the success of the first three sessions and closing out the day, which ended with a BBQ sponsored by Triumph and a performance from the Emerald City band for attendees.

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Cooperation needed to make blockchain a win-win for everyone

Cooperation needed to make blockchain a win-win for everyone

As blockchain technology works its way into the transportation ecosystem, there is remains plenty to learn about its potential, but its success will depend on multiple parties working together.

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BiTA announces Think Tanks, expects first standards to be available by end of year

BiTA announces Think Tanks, expects first standards to be available by end of year

BiTA announced it would be forming Think Tanks to help identify industry pain points that blockchain could help solve. The Alliance also said the first BiTA Standards should be out before the end of 2018.

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