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“Trust at low cost”

“Trust at low cost”

Everybody is talking about Blockchain: The technology promises absolute transparency and security for companies. How and why logistics companies in particular can benefit from the Blockchain is explained by Aljosja Beije from the Rotterdam BlockLab and Tim de Knegt from the port of Rotterdam. Mr. de Knegt, why is the Blockchain technology so interesting for logistics? Tim de Knegt: Blockchain has the …

Logistics sector turns its sights to artificial intelligence

Logistics sector turns its sights to artificial intelligence

We no longer live in the era when artificial intelligence is something that only science fiction authors wrote about. From Google to Facebook, companies are busy with research and testing. Anyone who has shopped online has probably had their first own encounter with AI in the form of chatbots. We no longer live in the era when artificial intelligence is something that only science fiction authors …

Smart stadiums: what will the stadium of the future look like?

Smart stadiums: what will the stadium of the future look like?

Creating the stadium of tomorrow is an interdisciplinary task. Architects, designers, engineers, communications experts and ecologists are being called on to conceive of and build the stadium of the future. Many modern stadium concepts are part of the "smart city." In a society dominated by information and communication technology, these areas will also play a role in the stadium of the …

Who is the next big thing? BVL showcases logistics newcomers

Who is the next big thing? BVL showcases logistics newcomers

In the logistics sector, digitalization has unleashed a lot of new energy, tapping into potential and generating ideas for business. At the 2017 transport logistic trade fair, Germany's federal logistics association BVL (Bundesvereinigung Logistik) provided young start-up companies in the logistics field with a showcase for demonstrating their digital business ideas. The selected newcomers presented …

Same-day delivery: Ordered today, delivered today

A post by guest writer Tobias Lenhart

Same-day delivery: Ordered today, delivered today

Same-day delivery is a real buzzword right now at e-commerce and logistics firms alike. But what exactly does this current trend mean for service providers and infrastructure? Tobias Lenhart has some insights into the challenges for and impact on the players involved. Flexible forms of delivery for success in e-commerce Few modern trends rival the potential of e-commerce to change the way we live. …

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