Technology

  • Forwarders dragging their heels over digitisation – and it could cost them, claims report

    May 31, 2019 — Change within freight forwarding is moving at a crawl, with little incorporation of new technologies over the past decade, despite significant developments in the field. This is the key finding of Transport Intelligence’s Global Freight Forwarding 2019 report, which lays waste to any idea of a fast-evolving sector.
  • Successful blockchain trial shows paper bills of lading are now 'historic artefacts'

    May 31, 2019 — Breakbulk shipping venture G2 Ocean has called time on paper bills of lading after a “successful pilot” of a blockchain-based solution.