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Globalization and International Supply Chain Management

Ah, globalization. One of the great buzzwords of the 21st century. Although we see the term brought up less frequently nowadays, globalization is still very much an ever-present phenomenon, and it has profound implications for international supply chain management. So what exactly is globalization? In simplest terms, globalization is the process by which organizations gain

By |2019-08-05T12:28:33-07:00August 5th, 2019|Blockchain, Industry, International, Supply Chain|0 Comments

Attracting Logistics Talent in a Rapidly Evolving Industry, ShipChain Welcomes Mark Coady to Expand Biz Dev Operations

Logistics talent is amid a battle. Traditional logistics workers, including truckers, warehouse workers, load planners, and freight brokers, have become viewed as unstable and “dirty” by new generations.  At the same time, major companies continue to focus on attracting fresh, new talent to deploy the latest technologies and services. As Amazon continues to lowball other

By |2019-07-25T08:21:03-07:00July 25th, 2019|Mark Coady, ShipChain Team|0 Comments

ShipChain and GTX Corp Launch Global NFC Blockchain Shipment Tracking Solution

New partnership will track temperature-sensitive shipments using energy-efficient NFC smart tags LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA July 17, 2019 - Blockchain-based logistics ShipChain and GTX Corp (OTCQB: GTXO), a global tech leader offering a suite of GPS and NFC tracking location-based services, today announced a new partnership for a new global NFC blockchain shipment tracking solution. Under

Retail Needs to Leverage Blockchain, Here’s Why

“Retail is dying,” or so they say. But that certainly isn’t the case; rather, retail is changing. The way that we shop today is drastically different than it was ten years ago, and the same will probably be said in another ten years. That is just the world we live in, thanks to technological innovation.

By |2019-07-11T10:34:43-07:00July 11th, 2019|Blockchain, Logistics, Retail, Shipping, Supply Chain|0 Comments

The Fireworks Supply Chain

The 4th of July is one of the most revered and cherished holidays in the United States, and rightfully so! Those celebrating take part in grand and patriotic celebrations, usually involving barbeques, apple pie, red, white, and blue, and of course, fireworks. Ellen Chang from TheStreet estimated that approximately 219 million Americans partook in 4th

The Future of the Digital Supply Chain: IoT, Big Data, Blockchain, Predictive Analytics, and More

Understanding the future of the digital supply chain is essential to success. We must embrace the possibilities of Big Data, the Internet of things, blockchain technology, predictive analytics, and the growing unrest that these things bring to the industry. Let’s take a closer look at how these technologies will affect the future of supply chain

By |2019-06-25T09:54:01-07:00June 25th, 2019|Blockchain, Supply Chain|1 Comment

Before You Eat That, Do You Have Any Idea Where It’s Been? Food Supply Chains on Blockchain

Before you pick up that cherry tomato or prep the chicken, do you really know what you’re about to eat? How often do you think about the actual processes and activities that go on behind the scenes in food supply chains? Produce is grown. Meats are raised. Dairy foods are processed. Others are prepared in

By |2019-06-17T10:41:18-07:00June 17th, 2019|Blockchain, Food Supply Chain, Industry|0 Comments

Does Blockchain Have Limitations?

Blockchain refers to a distributed ledger technology that restricts post-data entry changes and ensures a network of trust and valid data, reports Steve Banker via Logistics Viewpoints. Such technology runs on multiple nodes (transactions), which give supply chains access to like information and enable data-driven decision making. Blockchain ensures the integrity of data, preventing changes

By |2019-06-10T10:06:44-07:00June 10th, 2019|Blockchain, Industry, Logistics, Supply Chain|0 Comments

The State of Technology in Food Supply Chains 2019: Produce

Please enjoy this informative webinar on technology and it's role in food supply chains. We will explore current issues and opportunities in the industry and how technology can be utilized to enhance current supply chain operations. Our esteemed panel is comprised of Lisa Curtis, Founder and CEO of Kuli Kuli; Chris Kupillas, Regional

By |2019-06-06T09:55:45-07:00June 6th, 2019|Blockchain|0 Comments

Blockchain and Sustainability: Making the World More Eco-Friendly, One Business at a Time

We’ve discussed the impacts that blockchain will have on supply chain and logistics day in and day out. It’s poised to revolutionize the industry. But let’s take a step back and analyze blockchain’s bigger picture impact and what global adoption could mean for the green movement. Blockchain and sustainability go hand in hand, and leveraging

By |2019-06-03T12:52:41-07:00June 3rd, 2019|Blockchain, Industry, Sustainability|0 Comments