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  • Kinaxis And Blume Global To Empower Better Responses To Supply Chain Transportation Disruptions
    6/13/2022

    Kinaxis® Inc., the authority in driving agility for fast, confident decision-making in an unpredictable world, and Blume Global, the only multimodal supply chain orchestration platform uniting end-to-end visibility, supplier management and logistics execution, today announced a partnership that will connect Blume Global's logistics visibility and transportation management system (TMS) with the Kinaxis RapidResponse® concurrent planning platform.

  • G7 Connect And E6 Technology Announce Completion Of Merger
    6/10/2022

    G7 Connect Inc. ("G7"), a fleet management company backed by Tencent Holdings Ltd., and E6 Technology ("E6"), announced the merger of the two companies.

  • Blume Global And Resilinc Partner To Add Risk Management Solution To End-To-End Logistics Orchestration Platform
    6/8/2022

    Blume Global, a multimodal supply chain orchestration platform that unites end-to-end visibility, supplier management and logistics execution, has partnered with Resilinc, the world's leading supply chain risk-monitoring, mapping and resiliency solution, to provide Blume Global customers with best-in-class risk management solutions.

  • Pallet Logistics Of America Acquires Propak
    6/7/2022

    Pallet Logistics of America ("PLA" or the "Company"), a portfolio company of Silver Oak Services Partners, LLC ("Silver Oak") and an asset-based pallet management services provider, has acquired Propak, a leading supply chain services provider.

  • SEKO Logistics Taps MyFBAPrep To Be Preferred Amazon FBA Partner
    6/7/2022

    SEKO Logistics announced a partnership today with ecommerce logistics company MyFBAPrep as their preferred Amazon FBA partner. The new deal will include co-branded products and expands SEKO's offering to include Amazon FBA fulfillment services.

  • Uber Freight And Waymo Via Partner To Accelerate The Future Of Logistics
    6/7/2022

    Uber Freight and Waymo Via today announced a long-term strategic partnership to connect their technologies and deploy autonomous trucks at scale on the Uber Freight network. This partnership brings together the power of Waymo’s autonomous driving technology with the scale of Uber Freight’s network and leading marketplace technology, unlocking a roadmap for the thoughtful and safe implementation of autonomous trucks on America’s roads.

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  • The Suez Canal Nightmare Calls Attention To Lack Of Process Agility

    The Suez canal crisis compounded disruptions in a global supply already straining under the ongoing impacts of the pandemic. At least 367 vessels were backed up waiting to cross, which included container ships, bulk carriers, and oil tankers. Some ship operators opted to re-route around the Cape of Good Hope, adding more than a week of additional sailing time. Ultimately, the disruption caused the canal authorities in Egypt alone to lose $95 million in revenue.

  • Mastering Integration For Supply Chain Industries
    9/14/2020

    Supply chain disruptions happen. From something as isolated and simple as a missed order or lost cargo to the global disruption that has been caused by COVID-19. Now that supply chains are stretched thin under the weight of the pandemic, their inherent weaknesses are showing. End-to-end visibility provided by supply chain integration is more crucial than ever if companies are to deliver the best customer experience possible, regardless of market circumstances. How can companies that want to be best equipped to face adversity and opportunity feel secure in the fact that they have mastered supply chain integration?

  • The Role Of Performance App Testing In Insurtech Industry
    11/7/2019

    Each industry faces various challenges and issues with respect to their application’s performance. This is a challenge that every business needs to take seriously because app users tend to switch to new apps without giving it a second thought. Due to technological advancements, there are new updates every now and then, that can affect the app performance. This is where a performance testing company can play a vital role to ensure software quality.

  • How Will Big Data Make Smart Cities
    7/29/2019

    Smart cities are urban areas that use technology and data gathered from different sources to improve the lifestyle of residents and manage resources efficiently. In general, data sources are sensors and regulators built in different devices installed in various parts of the city. The Internet of Things (IoT) technology plays a vital role in the collection and transmission of this data and combine it with Big Data power of processing and analysis, city management can get insights that would have never been possible otherwise. Here is how Big Data is influencing smart cities...

  • Tips To Test A Social Media Mobile Application
    7/23/2019

    According to Statista, the number of worldwide social media users is expected to reach 3.02 billion by 2021. This increasing number of users calls for a seamless and secure experience. A mobile application testing company tests these applications for quality and efficiency. Testers work relentlessly to come up with strategies for successful mobile app testing.

  • Solving Software Issues: Use Of Defect Tracking Tools
    7/2/2019

    The current digital era, quick software releases and quality demands for exceptional defect tracking tools. Software development companies utilize different testing, test management, and issue tracking tools, that are designed to assist testers in all possible ways. It is important to identify bugs early in the development cycle, while most agile teams have left alone defect tracking system. They claim that this process creates a lot of unnecessary overheads and also prevent development teams from communicating efficiently. That is somewhat true but there are still many benefits that software testers gain from defect tracking systems.

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