The possibilities of blockchain in regulating marijuana supply chains

The possibilities of blockchain in regulating marijuana supply chains

The contradiction between the federal and state regulations on growing and distributing marijuana could be alleviated by bringing trustability into pot supply chains. This can be done by adopting blockchain technology which can account for every step of the marijuana logistics process from the field to the consumer’s doorstep.

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Blockchain in Transport Alliance welcomes Hong Kong-based Tigers

Blockchain in Transport Alliance welcomes Hong Kong-based Tigers

Hong Kong-based Tigers, a global transportation and logistics company, is the latest member of the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA). BiTA is developing blockchain standards for the global transportation/logistics/supply chain marketplace.

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France's GT Solutions joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance

France's GT Solutions joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance

GT Solutions, a transportation solutions provider based in France, is the latest member of the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA). BiTA is developing blockchain standards for the global transportation/logistics marketplace.

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BiTA blockchain standards bring the industry closer to seamless shipment tracking

BiTA blockchain standards bring the industry closer to seamless shipment tracking

Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) has published its inaugural blockchain standards, with the consortium trusting the framework would act as a springboard for companies within the industry to develop blockchain-related applications.

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Asset Balance Solutions joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance

Asset Balance Solutions joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance

Asset Balance Solutions is the latest member of the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA). BiTA just released the first blockchain standard for the freight/logistics/supply chain industries.

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ShipChain and Scanlog partner over blockchain-based track-and-trace platform

ShipChain and Scanlog partner over blockchain-based track-and-trace platform

Scanlog, a Scandinavian logistics company will use ShipChain’s technology to improve visibility into its trucking operations, and plans to monitor up to a dozen Scanlog trucks by the end of the year.

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dexFreight provides exclusive access for early adopters to its blockchain-based logistics platform

dexFreight provides exclusive access for early adopters to its blockchain-based logistics platform

dexFreight introduced the Early Adopters Program, through which companies that sign up will have exclusive access to early release versions of the dexFreight platform, and have the opportunity to interact with dexFreight’s development and product teams. 

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Technology is crucial for bringing transparency to cold supply chains

Technology is crucial for bringing transparency to cold supply chains

Cold supply chains suffer from opacity in their operations, which could turn disastrous especially during handoffs - when products are left unattended and might slip out of the prescribed conditions it needs to be stored under. Technology like IoT sensors and blockchain could help companies to monitor their cargo movement better.

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Blockchain might be the answer to Brexit's customs predicament

Blockchain might be the answer to Brexit's customs predicament

Goods that are stuck at the borders would have to be declared at customs before entering the UK. The magnitude of the declarations would mean long queues at the port, and the U.K. government has reason to believe that blockchain could help avoid that.

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SIMBA Chain raises $500,000 in pre-seed funding

SIMBA Chain raises $500,000 in pre-seed funding

SIMBA Chain has raised $500,000 in a pre-seed financing round, according to PR Newswire. Backers of the round include Elevate Ventures, the Notre Dame Pit Road Fund, Tracy Graham (chief executive officer of Data Reality) and Hari Agarwal (chief executive officer of AECI International).

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