Exploring the Growing Talent Gap in Supply Chain Management

If you work in supply chain and logistics, you’ve probably heard a thing or two about the growing talent gap. While the trucker shortage has been a hot topic of conversation during this last year, the industry is starting to realize that the talent gap extends far past just trucking. In fact, it’s becoming a

By |2019-11-12T16:26:42-08:00November 12th, 2019|Industry, Logistics, Supply Chain|0 Comments

The State of Technology in Controlled Substances and High-Value Supply Chains: Part 2, Pharma

Please enjoy Part 2 of our two-part webinar series focusing on high-value and controlled substances supply chains. This webinar will cover the pharma supply chain. We will delve into understanding the supply chains for any goods or substances that are high-risk and high-security. We will explore the unique challenges that these supply chain managers face,

By |2019-11-05T10:20:09-08:00October 22nd, 2019|Blockchain, Industry, Supply Chain, Webinar|0 Comments

The State of Technology in Controlled Substances and High-Value Supply Chains: Part 1, Cannabis

Please enjoy Part 1 of our two-part webinar series focusing on high-value and controlled substances supply chains. This webinar will cover the cannabis supply chain. We will delve into understanding the supply chains for any goods or substances that are high-risk and high-security. We will explore the unique challenges that these supply chain managers face,

By |2019-10-29T10:58:43-07:00October 22nd, 2019|Blockchain, Industry, Supply Chain, Webinar|0 Comments

The Astonishing Benefits of Supply Chain Visibility and Their Impacts

Supply chain visibility is essential to modern success, but according to Supply Chain Dive, as few as 6% of companies have achieved full supply chain visibility. The problems existing within supply chain visibility go back to issues with tracking shipments after shipping to consumers. At the same time, supply chain visibility and transparency rank as

By |2019-10-10T09:46:44-07:00October 10th, 2019|Blockchain, Industry, Logistics, Supply Chain|0 Comments

Here’s What Happens When Artificial Intelligence (A.I.), the Internet of Things (IoT), and Blockchain Come Together

Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (A.I), and the Internet of Things (IoT) are slowly but surely making themselves household names. The three emerging technologies have taken the world by storm, and on their own, can help businesses increase efficiency and lower operating costs. But when combined, A.I., IoT, and blockchain are capable of so much more. Read

By |2019-10-03T12:55:45-07:00October 3rd, 2019|Blockchain, Data, Industry|0 Comments

Why the Diamond Industry Should Leverage Blockchain

There are several different parties involved in securing that diamond that you’re wearing on your finger. And over the years, diamonds have become the most sought-after and expensive stone there is. According to Petragems, inflation brings their value up approximately 4% each year, with an overall 33% increase in value over the past ten years.

By |2019-09-26T13:28:38-07:00September 26th, 2019|Blockchain, Industry, Supply Chain, Sustainability|0 Comments

Here’s What the Future Will Look Like Once the Industry Embraces Public Blockchain

You may have noticed a few prominent private blockchains popping up here and there. The problem with these private blockchains is, at their core, they are not truly decentralized. By joining a private chain, you do not get all of the benefits that blockchain promises. In fact, you could argue that your data is even

By |2019-09-18T13:43:20-07:00September 18th, 2019|Blockchain, Logistics, Public Blockchain, Shipping, Supply Chain|0 Comments

Private Blockchains Could Hurt the Shipping and Logistics Industry

The past few years have been big for blockchain.  But many people still don’t understand what blockchain is or how it works. Some companies are even hopping on the “blockchain bandwagon” without considering whether it's actually useful in their industry. And according to Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, misapplying the technology in this way is a

Why Counterfeiting Is So Dangerous

If you’ve been following our blog, you’ve noticed the term “counterfeiting” here and there. It’s a huge issue in shipping and logistics, but it certainly doesn’t stop there. For the majority of people, the first thing that comes to mind is counterfeited goods. Fake handbags, knock-off sunglasses, inauthentic sneakers, and so on. And while finding

By |2019-10-10T09:51:13-07:00August 27th, 2019|Blockchain, Industry|0 Comments