Who’s Using Blockchain in Logistics & Supply Chain Today?

From the creation of the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA) to companies of all sizes developing blockchain-based supply chain management platforms, it is clear that blockchain is becoming a force to be reckoned with in freight and logistics. As blockchain gains prominence in the logistics industry, supply chain leaders need to understand who is using

By |2018-11-01T02:28:06+00:00November 1st, 2018|Blockchain|0 Comments

Mitigating Logistics Risk Through Blockchain

Logistics will always contain risks, but the use of blockchain in supply chain management can go a long way in prevention and mitigation. The applications of blockchain in supply chain management are growing, and supply chain leaders now have a unique opportunity to bring end-to-end visibility to the darkest and most secluded parts of their

By |2018-10-16T12:32:56+00:00October 16th, 2018|Blockchain|0 Comments

Integrating Blockchain With Other Supply Chain Systems

In modern supply chains, communication and collaboration are everything. Systems that work together can ensure that all parties in the supply chain have access to the information and resources necessary to fulfill more orders and please customers. The introduction of blockchain technology is no different from traditional upgrades to supply chain management systems. Blockchain integration

By |2018-10-02T15:44:29+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Blockchain|0 Comments

When Will Blockchain be Commonplace in the Logistics Industry?

Blockchain and logistics have been a major talking point for supply chain leaders since the creation of Bitcoin. The technology holds great promise for the supply chain and logistics industry by creating an incorruptible and easily distributed resource for shippers and carriers to streamline productivity and ensure all operations continue unimpeded. However, the necessity of

By |2018-11-01T08:37:38+00:00September 18th, 2018|Blockchain|0 Comments

Q3 Tech Update: Alphas, Betas and Sidechains

It's the end of Q3, a little over 3 months since our last tech update! It's an exciting time here at ShipChain, with full-steam development ongoing across over a dozen codebases and new talent constantly joining our team as we grow into a powerful workforce. We've been building some interesting initiatives that we're excited to

By |2018-10-08T07:41:54+00:00September 7th, 2018|Blockchain, Leeward Bailey, Product, ShipChain Team, Tech, Updates|0 Comments

Blockchain SCM Transformation Explained in Layman’s Terms

People cannot improve on what they do not understand or know. This statement applies to shippers as well. While this comparison is most commonly associated with benchmarking, it is also part of the reason why more people in the shipping industry are turning to blockchain for supply chain management (SCM). Blockchain SCM is poised to

By |2018-08-29T10:07:04+00:00August 29th, 2018|Blockchain, Industry, Shipping, Supply Chain|0 Comments

Blockchain and Trucking: A Match Made on the Road

The inception of blockchain technology for use in logistics and supply chain management represents one of the most significant innovations in the industry. Blockchain is a technology that stores incorruptible blocks of information; in logistics and supply chain management, it has the potential to eliminate inaccuracies and hold all supply chain entities accountable. In the

By |2018-08-27T09:46:09+00:00August 24th, 2018|Blockchain|0 Comments