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Technology is and always will be at the forefront of most industries and logistics is no exception. Whether it’s a new GPS system or a connected supply chain visibility interface, technological innovation and development is a topic no freight professional should ignore.

COMBINING LONE WORKER & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY IN TRANSPORT

November 11th, 2019|

Historically, the transport industry has primarily used analogue radio as a preferred method of communication across drivers [...]

DIGITAL COLLABORATION …GET AHEAD, FAST

November 1st, 2019|

Recently at a conference for freight forwarders everyone jointly agreed: if you’re the fastest to quote, you [...]

AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES IN LOGISTICS

November 1st, 2019|

A few weeks ago I attended the ‘lates’ at the London Science Museum where every last Wednesday of [...]

GOODS TO PERSON ROBOTICS (AGV/AMR): WAREHOUSE AUTOMATION $27B BY 2025

October 22nd, 2019|Tags: |

Kiva’s robots and inventory management system were disruptive technologies in 2011-12 and it was on its peak [...]

THE HEART OF A LI-ION

October 2nd, 2019|

Lithium Batteries are continuing to be a huge topic of conversation across multiple industries. The UK government [...]

8 REASONS WHY YOUR BUSINESS SHOULD CONSIDER AN APP

October 2nd, 2019|

1 Be visible to customers 24/7 If you think about how long you spend on your mobile phone, [...]

NAVIGATING THE SMART CITIES OF THE FUTURE

September 27th, 2019|

Earlier this year, it was predicted that global IoT spending would grow to $1.2 trillion by 2022, [...]

Gravity Supply Chain: The impact of Industry 4.0 on the supply chain

September 18th, 2019|Tags: |

Gravity Supply Chain Solutions and Microsoft Singapore CTOs provided their expertise in a recently co-hosted exclusive webinar [...]

WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY: UNLOCKING WORKER POTENTIAL

August 13th, 2019|

The rise of the machine is fuelling essential discussions about the future role of workers – not [...]

MAKING OUR ROADS VIRTUALLY SAFE

August 7th, 2019|

Virtual reality has become a huge breakthrough over the last few years, particularly in gaming. Putting this [...]

HELPING YOU TO SEA CLEARLY

July 5th, 2019|

Vast amounts of shipping companies rely on manual procedures to record data onto their transportation management system [...]

HOW TO USE DIGITAL SOLUTIONS TO HELP ACCELERATE WORKFLOWS

June 11th, 2019|Tags: , |

Fleet managers have a diverse range of regulatory standards to adhere to. Vehicle and driver safety checks, [...]

ARE WE TECH-ING RETAIL TOO FAR?

June 11th, 2019|

Smartphones, tablets, artificial intelligence: technology is in everything we do. But what if that’s the problem? These [...]

A VIRTUAL HELPING HAND HOW TECHNOLOGY HELPS THE RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN

June 11th, 2019|Tags: |

Retail’s not the same as it used to be. Gone are the days where we walk to [...]

BLOCKCHAIN IN SHIPPING:
IS IT JUST HYPE OR THE NEXT BIG THING?

May 13th, 2019|

Blockchain in Shipping: Is it just a hype or the next big thing? 'This would be the [...]

IS CUSTOMER SERVICE A DIFFERENTIATOR IN THE DIGITAL AGE? NNR USA SAYS, ‘HAI, SO DESU!’

April 7th, 2019|Tags: |

If you’ve had the opportunity to visit Japan, there’s no doubt you’ve enjoyed unrivalled hospitality from the [...]

INSIDE ROBOTICS BY GOOGLE
…& WHAT IT MEANS FOR THE FUTURE

April 7th, 2019|Tags: |

Google have demurely stepped back into the world of robotics in a reboot of a programme which [...]

BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY:
WHAT IMPACT COULD IT HAVE ON SUPPLY CHAINS?

March 31st, 2019|

In today’s digital world, market leadership increasingly depends on innovation and the ability to utilise the latest [...]

‘HOW THE TECH?’
PURPOSEFUL CHANGE IN YOUR BUSINESS

March 5th, 2019|

The transportation and logistics markets are growing, not only in size, but also in complexity. The intricacies [...]

The future juice for our vehicles – what are our options?

January 31st, 2019|Tags: , |

Government plans to ban petrol and diesel car sales by 2032, and for cars to be “effectively [...]

BLOCKCHAIN
MADE SIMPLE

January 17th, 2019|

Blockchain is one of those buzzwords that has been around for a few years. It’s a very [...]

TRUCKNOLOGY
…MAKING ROAD FREIGHT SAFER

December 17th, 2018|Tags: |

Road freight transport is a constant, daily, occurrence, and has a part to play in almost all [...]

CYBER-PIRATES:
PREVENTING AMBUSH IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN

November 23rd, 2018|

For as long as oceans have been used for carrying goods, pirates have been a part of [...]

COUNTDOWN TO ‘CLEAN’

November 22nd, 2018|

Introducing…Eco 20202020 Climate Action. ULEZ London 2020. IMO 2020. EU CO2 reduction strategy 2025...it’s easy enough to end [...]

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WELCOME TO FORWARD TECH

Technology is and always will be at the forefront of most industries and logistics is no exception. Whether it’s a new GPS system or a connected supply chain visibility interface, technological innovation and development is a topic no freight professional should ignore.

COMBINING LONE WORKER & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY IN TRANSPORT

November 11th, 2019|

Historically, the transport industry has primarily used analogue radio as a preferred method of [...]

DIGITAL COLLABORATION …GET AHEAD, FAST

November 1st, 2019|

Recently at a conference for freight forwarders everyone jointly agreed: if you’re the fastest [...]

AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES IN LOGISTICS

November 1st, 2019|

A few weeks ago I attended the ‘lates’ at the London Science Museum where every [...]

GOODS TO PERSON ROBOTICS (AGV/AMR): WAREHOUSE AUTOMATION $27B BY 2025

October 22nd, 2019|Tags: |

Kiva’s robots and inventory management system were disruptive technologies in 2011-12 and it was [...]

THE HEART OF A LI-ION

October 2nd, 2019|

Lithium Batteries are continuing to be a huge topic of conversation across multiple industries. [...]

8 REASONS WHY YOUR BUSINESS SHOULD CONSIDER AN APP

October 2nd, 2019|

1 Be visible to customers 24/7 If you think about how long you spend on [...]

NAVIGATING THE SMART CITIES OF THE FUTURE

September 27th, 2019|

Earlier this year, it was predicted that global IoT spending would grow to $1.2 [...]

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