Smart Logistics News

Huawei digital twin for Tianjin Port

Huawei and Tianjin Port Group are collaborating to build a digital twin of Tianjin Port, the largest port in Northern China and the maritime gateway to Beijing. The two [...]

Sateliot 5G IoT to connect Smart Containers

Satellite constellation Sateliot and asset tracking specialist Sensefinity are collaborating to launch 5G IoT satellite connectivity to connect 1,000 smart containers and save medium shipping companies up to $1.4 [...]

Volvo invests in autonomous truck firm Waabi

Volvo Group Venture Capital AB has invested in Canadian company Waabi Innovation, which is developing a new generation of autonomous trucking technology. Waabi is developing machine learning to solve [...]

Descartes helps Topps Tiles cut journey times

UK tile retailer Topps Tiles has cut its delivery journeys by two percent as it optimises its fleet delivery with Descartes’ cloud based route planning. The company is also [...]

Bestpass, Drivewyze partner on truck tolls

Connected trucking specialist Drivewyze is collaborating with toll payment specialist Bestpass to simplify toll management for fleets and truck drivers. The two companies are aligning their products to streamline [...]

CEVA picks Nulogy for automotive logistics

French logistics and supply chain company CEVA Logistics has picked UK-based Nulogy to provide its new cloud based platform for the co-packing of automotive spare parts at its Melbourne [...]

Wiliot Launches ambient IoT kit

Ambient IoT developer Wiliot has launched an innovation kit to allow supply chain and retail companies explore and build IoT solutions using IoT item-level computers, edge devices and IoT [...]

Blue Yonder to transform Imperial supply chain

British multinational tobacco company Imperial Brands has picked Blue Yonder to digitally transform its supply chain. Imperial will implement Blue Yonder’s SaaS-based Luminate Planning, Luminate Commerce, Luminate Control Tower, [...]

Pod, Lufthansa and Sodaq develop smart labels

A smart label tracking devices launched last week at CES in Las Vegas was developed in a partnership between Pod Group, Lufthansa Industry and Dutch IoT firm Sodaq. The [...]

Hyundai tests autonomous delivery robots

Hyundai has started two pilot delivery service programmes using autonomous robots based on its Plug & Drive (PnD) modular platform at a hotel and a residential-commercial complex in the [...]

Ottonomy unveils autonomous delivery robot at CES

At last week’s CES in Las Vegas, Ottonomy.IO unveiled Ottobot Yeti, a fully autonomous unattended delivery robot for kerbside, first and last kilometre deliveries, locker integration, and automating the [...]

Robots automate Nestlé warehouse in China

Swiss food and beverage conglomerate Nestlé has opened its first smart direct-to-consumer (DTC) fulfilment centre in China in collaboration with Alibaba’s logistics arm Cainiao Network. Cainiao said its logistics [...]