ShipChain Joins Baseline Protocol Initiative

ShipChain will use Baseline Protocol to help facilitate both fully private transactions on both the public Ethereum network and the ShipChain sidechain, as well as facilitate the flow and synchronization of data between disparate ERP and other enterprise-class systems. As per the press release put out by ConsenSys, “the Baseline Protocol is an open-source initiative

The World Economic Forum Publishes its Blockchain Toolkit

On April 28th,  the World Economic Forum (WEF) officially published its much-anticipated document about how to properly leverage blockchain technology.  The paper, called ‘Redesigning Trust: A Blockchain Deployment Toolkit,” was first announced last May as a means to, as per the WEF's statement, "enable leaders to maximize the benefits and minimize the risks of the technology."

By |2020-05-07T10:17:27-07:00May 7th, 2020|Blockchain, John Monarch|0 Comments

ShipChain Donates Petaflop of Computer Power to Help Find COVID-19 Cure

ShipChain, a blockchain-based logistics solutions provider, announced today that it is donating up to one Petaflop of computing power - approximately one quadrillion calculations per second - to assist Folding@home scientists attempting to find the cure for the COVID-19 pandemic.  “Folding@Home is a wonderful decentralized group effort in finding effective treatments for numerous diseases and

From the Desk of the CEO – 1/14/2020

Dear Community, From behalf of the entire ShipChain team, I'd like to wish you all a Happy New Year! 2019 was big for us- we wrapped up our Pilot with Perdue Farms, officially launched our Track and Trace Platform, created the Delivery Experience Manager (our Final Mile solution), solidified a few key partnerships, and hit

By |2020-01-14T10:09:56-08:00January 14th, 2020|John Monarch, ShipChain Team, Tech, Updates|0 Comments

The Top Logistics and Supply Chain Journalists & Thought Leaders to Know for 2020

Knowledge is power in the world of supply chain management, and every company is searching for the next best way to save money and meet consumer demand. While you could turn to the troves of the internet for information, it helps to know which journalists and publications to trust. That’s why we’ve created this list

ShipChain Wins Blockchain Innovation Award at #DataccioConnect Singapore

This past November, ShipChain was honored to win the Blockchain Innovation Award at #DataccioConnect Singapore. Last year, ShipChain bagged The Business IT Innovation award, which was received by Mr. John Monarch, CEO, ShipChain at #DataccioConnect Dubai.  Since then, there has been a lot of momentum, and the organization has welcomed several new partnerships. Prominent among

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

From The Desk of the CEO & CTO – 6/27/19

Dear Community, It has been a few months since our last update, and we wanted to let you know a Dispatch is coming within the next few weeks. We decided to wait until we had the “ok” to make a few big announcements, and we promise it will be worth the wait. Until then, we

ShipChain Joins the World Economic Forum to Build the Blockchain Toolkit

ShipChain has been selected by the World Economic Forum (WEF) as one of the roughly 100 supply chain companies and experts that will help build and come up with the parameters for the Blockchain Toolkit. ShipChain CEO, John Monarch, will be the primary delegate. According to the WEF’s formal announcement made on May 1, 2019,

Introducing ShipChain’s Backend Services

If you’ve been following our blog, trends in logistics, or just the news in general, by now you know that blockchain is a big deal. Imagine a world in which all of your data is virtually unhackable, secure, and unable to be tampered with. Now imagine removing third-parties and their added costs entirely. You’re looking