Maersk and MSC will discontinue their 2M alliance in 2025

Barcelona, January 25, 2023.- Maersk and MSC will discontinue their 2M alliance in 2025 as the two companies pursue different strategies. The 2M alliance allowed the two carriers to share cargo capacity in the Asia-Europe, Transatlantic and Transpacific trade lanes as part of a container shipping line vessel sharing agreement.There will be no immediate impact to services during the phase-out, according to the release.

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“We expect supply chain disruptions and price increases to reemerge in 2023”

Barcelona, 23 de enero del 2023.-

6 ways AI is transforming warehouse operations

Barcelona, January 18, 2023.Warehouse and Logistics News magazine has published the keys for warehouses to take advantage of artificial intelligence:

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“Surface transportation and logistics companies reap significant rewards from technology investments”

Barcelona, January 16, 2023.- This statement is published by Supply Chain 247 magazine in the following analysis of technology and logistics:

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Supply Chain Issues Impacting 2023 and Beyond

Barcelona, January 4, 2023.-

How Will Quantum Computing Affect Logistics?

Barcelona, December 21, 2022.- According to the magazine “More than Shipping”, the ability of quantum computers to solve complex problems will help logistics companies make more competitive and cost-effective decisions that will reduce costs and increase efficiency.

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Ecommerce: “The industry was unprepared for this rapid shift to B2C”

Barcelona, December 14, 2022.- Inbound Logistics magazine has published an analysis of the logistical consequences of the ecommerce boom. Reflections for the present and the future:

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“Blockchain is a valuable asset for providing shipping information” 

Barcelona, December 7, 2022.- Business Blockchain HQ has published an extensive analysis on Blockchain technology in supply chains:

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How soon will we see driverless trucks on the road?

Barcelona, November 23, 2022.- Join David Liu, CEO and Co-Founder of Plus, for a discussion on where we are in the deployment of autonomous trucks generally, why Plus chose its evolutionary path to get to driverless trucks, the company’s commercialization updates, and what the future will look like with these trucks on the road.

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Will Blockchain allow the best logistics management?

Barcelona, November 16, 2022.- This question has been answered by Entrepreneur magazine with the following arguments:

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“Market volatility, tightening labor, inflation, weather events, and supply shortages have a cascading effect on the global movement of goods”

Barcelona, October 18, 2022.- The magazine Supply Chain Quarterly has published an interesting diagnosis on the application of AI in the supply chain:

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Retailers, logistics firms and other companies are turning to artificial intelligence, robotic process automation and robots to make supply chains more efficient

Barcelona, September 20, 2022.- Artificial intelligence is definitely going to be one of the most efficient technologies for transport and logistics companies. This is what BiztechMagazine says in this report:

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57% of the companies across the world believe that supply chain automation can provide a competitive edge as applications of AI can resolve problems…

Barcelona, September 13, 2022.- The company SoulPage has published a report on the functionalities of Artificial Intelligence in companies that are experts in the supply chain. These are the conclusions:

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Artificial intelligence and reverse logistics

Barcelona, September 6, 2022.- bbntimes has published an interesting analysis on the application of artificial intelligence to reverse logistics. Their conclusions are the following:

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How to effectively apply AI to supply chain processes to yield transformative results…

Barcelona, August 30, 2022.– Artificial Intelligence solutions are beginning to become popular. The supply chain is keeping an eye on this innovation, as this analysis published in the Deccan Herald News explains:

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“Visibility is not just a convenient systems upgrade, it’s part of a greater movement to adopt a more unified perspective of the supply chain”

Barcelona, August 9, 2022.- Suppychain247 magazine has published an analysis of the visibility situation today in the supply chain with these keys:

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Edge and 5G have become leading areas for investment across industries

Barcelona, August 2, 2022.- As reported by RTInsights magazine, 5G and edge initiatives are typically part of broader enterprise-wide digital transformation efforts.

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Warehouse robotization success story

Barcelona, July 26, 2022.- According to the technology magazine Wired, there are warehouse robots that interpret human language. Without a doubt, a success story with these characteristics:

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Logistics & Industry – Blockchain

Barcelona, July 19, 2022.-

Gartner: Top Trends for Tech Providers in 2022

Barcelona, July 12, 2022.-

Artificial Intelligence and information security in last-mile logistics

 Barcelona, July 5, 2022.- Below we publish analyzes on Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics in the last mile logistics, published in the RB Webcity magazine:

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Real DEMOs of e- TMS AndSoft for transportation and logistics companies

Barcelona, June 29, 2022.-

AndSoft presents solutions for special transport ADR and oversized cargo

Barcelona, June 14, 2022.-   AndSoft, a European company that manufactures software for transport and logistics (e-TMS), presented at SIL in Barcelona (31 May to 2 June), stand E 532, new solutions dedicated to special transport: ADR and oversized. Plus a new evolution of TrackAPP.

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How to improve the management of your supply chain with Artificial Intelligence?

Barcelona, June 7, 2022.- Enterprise Talk magazine has published an analysis on supply chain improvements, from start to finish, thanks to artificial intelligence solutions. These are their conclusions:

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Gartner: “Autonomy is the future of Supply Chain”

Barcelona, May 24, 2022.- Author: Pierfrancesco Manenti is Research Vice President for the Gartner Supply Chain Strategy team. Mr. Manenti provides insights and advisory support to CSCOs and Head of Strategy of global manufacturing and retail corporations into the future trends and key challenges affecting end-to-end supply chain strategy. He focuses on strategic transformation, digitalization, agility and design for profitability.

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PWC: Analysis of the business impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Barcelona, May 17, 2022.- Here you can download the magnificent PWC report on the impact of Artificial Intelligence in our daily lives.

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Reflection: Can Artificial Intelligence Be Applied to Logistics?

Barcelona, May 10, 2022.-

“Early adopters of AI in transportation and logistics already enjoy profit margins greater than 5%”

Barcelona, May 3, 2022.- According to Business Insider, the benefits of implementing artificial intelligence in the logistics industry are already evident today in 2022. In summary:

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Taiwan, world leader in chip manufacturing for several years

Barcelona, April 26, 2022.- The world economy, any sector that produces machinery, household appliances, vehicles, computers, mobile phones…need chips for the operation of the electrical system. Europe and the United States will build new chip factories, but China (Taiwan) will remain the world leaders.

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Amazon is developing a ‘new-to-world’ AR product

Barcelona, April 19, 2022.- According to Protocol magazine, the ecommerce giant has been looking to hire a number of people for an unannounced AR/VR product in recent months. Among the roles Amazon is looking to fill are a wide variety of senior positions for computer vision scientists, designers, program managers, product managers, researchers and technologists, suggesting that the company is looking to build out a substantive team.

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