Today's real-time monitoring systems and connected platforms offer advances in cellular and satellite connectivity to link warehouses and distribution centers and host cloud-based data to enable anytime availability and analytics.
August 25, 2016
Real-time monitoring solutions and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies can identify more problems in cold chains than incumbent systems, but a strong business case exists only for high-value products and commodities that suffer high loss rates, according to Lux Research, Boston.
The global cold chain market is primarily driven by an increased need to reduce food waste across the globe and the rapid growth of the frozen foods segment.
August 12, 2016
Global demand for the cold chain equipment market was valued at $67 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach $ 118 billion in 2020 and grow at a CAGR of 9.8% between 2015 and 2020, according to a report published by Zion Market Research, Sarasota, Fla.
The report details NS’ progress toward achieving a healthy balance between its business imperatives as a publicly traded company and its environmental and social commitments as a responsible corporate citizen.
August 9, 2016
Norfolk Southern released a new online sustainability report, “What Efficiency Looks Like.”
The study polled 600 supply chain decision-makers to learn about their existing and future plans for leveraging IoT within their operations
August 8, 2016
Supply chain organizations are increasingly leveraging the internet of things (IoT) to improve operations and improve customer service, according to a study produced by eft Supply Chain and Logistics Business Intelligence, a UK-based leader in business intelligence and C-level networking for the transport, logistics and supply chain industry.