IoT Agenda:

Logistics


May 9, 2019  3:02 PM

IoT and blockchain bring transparency to logistics, supply chain

Serge Koba Profile: Serge Koba
Blockchain, Blockchain Development, Internet of Things, IoT and blockchain, IoT logistics, Logistics, smart supply chain, Supply chain, supply chain visibility

Despite sheer scale and worldwide coverage, modern logistics still faces a number of problems that have yet to be solved, such as tracking components along supply chains. Part of the problem is outdated technology that leads to a lack of traceability and transparency, which make it difficult for...

April 3, 2019  11:28 AM

Combining IoT with the power of blockchain to get over the logistics hurdles

Christopher Justice Profile: Christopher Justice
Blockchain, customer experience, distributed ledger technology, DLT, Internet of Things, iot, IoT applications, IoT data, IoT logistics, logistic, Logistics, smart supply chain, Supply chain

From hefty delays to below-par tracking, and from IT or operational failures to theft, the risk to cost, profit margins and reputation can be unabating for logistics businesses. Add to this the shifting demands from always-on consumers, who crave efficient, cost-effective, secure and instant...


March 25, 2019  11:26 AM

We can see clearly now: The value of supply chain visibility

Michael Burdiek Profile: Michael Burdiek
IoT data, IoT supply chain, Logistics, Smart sensors, smart supply chain, Supply chain, Supply Chain Management, supply chain visibility, telematics

Few parts of enterprise operations have transformed more radically over the years than supply chain -- as companies struggle to navigate globalized sourcing, the rise of just-in-time delivery models for manufacturing and, most importantly, unprecedented customer expectations for product...


February 13, 2019  2:35 PM

Action-based monitoring: Rise of the control tower

Venky Nayar Profile: Venky Nayar
Internet of Things, iot, IoT analytics, IoT applications, IoT in logistics, IoT logistics, Logistics, smart supply chain, Supply Chain Management

Supply chain automation has been the primary focus of many companies for well over a decade. While the production line, storage protocols and loading procedures have advanced at lightning speeds, the decision-making process has remained more or less the same. A small number of issues are...


December 18, 2018  12:19 PM

How logistics companies can take advantage of IoT today: Study

Dipesh Patel Profile: Dipesh Patel
Internet of Things, iot, IoT analytics, IoT applications, IoT data, IoT in logistics, IoT logistics, IoT verticals, Logistics, smart supply chain, supply chain visibility, visibility

The U.S. Postal Service, UPS and FedEx combined will ship more than 2 billion packages during the holiday gift-giving season, according to various estimates. Nearly all of those packages will show up when and where they're supposed to with the right order in it. I say "nearly all" packages because...


November 26, 2018  3:00 PM

From push cart to smart cart: IoT offers control over ice cream carts

Venky Nayar Profile: Venky Nayar
Internet of Things, Inventory Management, iot, IoT analytics, IoT data, IoT logistics, IoT sensors, Logistics, smart supply chain, Supply chain, temperature monitoring

Distribution management is a hard job. Upper management often uses monthly inventory waste figures as a measurement of the efficiency of their last-mile distribution network. For an ice cream company, this number is doubly important as it also gives


September 27, 2018  2:12 PM

From farm to table: IoT in supply chains

Paul Washicko Profile: Paul Washicko
Bluetooth, Cellular, Distribution/logistics applications, food, Internet of Things, iot, IoT applications, IoT devices, IoT sensors, Logistics, Smart sensors, Supply chain, Supply Chain Management

Consumers are demanding an ever-greater variety in fresh food products as the cold chain, or perishable supply chain, becomes increasingly globalized. At the same time, people are demanding more transparency about where food comes from to ensure that they choose and get the healthiest and freshest...


August 1, 2018  11:46 AM

IoT technology’s role in pharmaceutical shipping

Paul Washicko Profile: Paul Washicko
#eHealth #Healthcare IOT #Wearables #wireless medical devices, Connected Health, Internet of Things, iot, IoT sensors, Logistics, Medicine, Pharmaceutical, Pharmaceuticals, Sensors, Smart sensors, Supply chain, tracking, transportation, visibility

Pharmaceutical shipping is a particularly compelling application of IoT technologies because of the special challenges and stringent regulations involved. Pharmaceuticals have special requirements with regard to temperature, making precise control critical during transport. An increasing array of...


May 7, 2018  3:43 PM

Blockchain could hold the keys to the IoT’s future

Jamie Bennett Profile: Jamie Bennett
Bitcoin, Blockchain, IIoT, Internet of Things, iot, IoT analytics, IoT data, iot security, Logistics, Supply chain

The internet of things is facing a dilemma. While connected devices are expected to dominate every aspect of our lives in the coming years -- and already outnumber humans in terms of a basic headcount -- belief in the ecosystem's security is still lacking, and has a long way to go before businesses...


May 2, 2018  3:18 PM

How real-time location services will drive the future of IoT smart logistics

Sanjay Sharma Profile: Sanjay Sharma
Internet of Things, iot, IoT analytics, IoT data, Logistics, Manufacturing, SLA, Supply chain

According to a 2017 McKinsey survey, 92% of senior enterprise stakeholders think the internet of things will generate a positive impact by 2020. Yet, more than half of companies use 10% of their IoT data or less. The gap is likely due to the fact that stakeholders at many firms do not completely...


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