Category: Supply Chain

Siemens Considers Using Blockchain Tech for Carsharing

Self-proclaimed electrification, automation and digitalization global giant Siemens has shown an interest in adopting blockchain-based solutions. In particular, Siemens is exploring the use of blockchain in the transportation industry, as per a report by Forbes on July 15. According to Siemens Corporate Technology’s head of cybersecurity and blockchain, Andreas Kind, […]

Digital Tech Is Driving Growth in Transportation Management Systems

A recent market report by Grand View Research suggests that blockchain is one of the digital technologies driving market growth in the global transportation management systems (TMS) sector, according to a press release on July 11. According to Grand View Research, a market research company based in San Francisco, the […]

World Bee Project and Oracle Leverage Blockchain to Track Honey Sustainability

Software giant Oracle has partnered with the World Bee Project (WBP) to jointly develop a blockchain-powered solution that tracks the supply chain journey of honey. This, according to a report by Ledger Insights, published on July 5, 2019. Sweetening the Supply Chain Blockchain technology’s use in the supply chain space […]

Nestlé and OpenSC Partner to Enhance Transparency in Food Industry with Blockchain

The Swiss multinational food and drink company Nestlé, announced the launch of a blockchain pilot project that will allow consumers to track product sustainability and provenance on July 02, 2019. The project stems from the collaboration between Nestlé and OpenSC, an innovative blockchain platform that allows consumers to track their […]

Maritime Carrier Hapag-Lloyd Joins Blockchain Tracking Platform TradeLens

Maritime shipping firms Ocean Network Express and Hapag-Lloyd have joined blockchain tracking platform TradeLens, financial news outlet The Wall Street Journal reports on July 2. The Japan-based Ocean Network Express and Germany-based Hapag-Lloyd will join the TradeLens platform launched by Danish logistics conglomerate A.P. Moller-Maersk and tech behemoth IBM. As […]