The ability to track inbound, outbound and all other warehouse-related activities with accuracy is a primary goal for Crescent Cold Storage. To be able to locate inventory and manage customer orders with precision was what prompted Crescent Cold Storage to seek out a better software solution. After extensive research it was clear that a customizable cloud-based ERP system was needed.
Acquisition further extends Transplace leadership in technology to improve fleet utilization and optimize supply chain efficiency.
January 15, 2020
Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, has acquired Lanehub, a cloud-based platform and community that encourages shipper-carrier collaboration by automatically identifying and connecting companies with complementary freight lanes to save on shipping expenses.
Bushel provides real-time account information directly to growers by integrating into a grain elevator’s accounting system and market feeds.
December 27, 2019
Bushel, a Fargo, N.D.-based provider of software technology solutions for growers, grain buyers, protein producers and food companies, announced the closing of its $19.5 million Series B investment led by Continental Grain Co., New York.
During this project, Transmetrics will develop its next-generation predictive optimization software for mid-size cargo transport companies.
December 11, 2019
Transmetrics, Bulgaria, receive a €1.67 million grant by the European Commission in the European Innovation Council Accelerator program to support the development of Transmetrics' artificial intelligence (AI)-driven logistics optimization software.
Honeywell Robotics will help shape the warehouse and distribution center of the future, particularly as companies look to automated solutions, software and robotics.
October 30, 2019
Honeywell, Charlotte, N.C., created Honeywell Robotics, an advanced technology center of excellence focused on innovating and developing artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, computer vision and advanced robotics for use across supply chains.
The study projects that the industry likely won’t experience dramatic job loss over the next decade, though many workers may see the content and quality of their jobs shift as technologies are adopted for particular tasks.
October 29, 2019
The UC Berkeley Center for Labor Research and Education, Berkeley, Calif., released a study that details how the adoption of new technology can (and will) transform the way warehouses operate over the next 5-10 years.
This investment is set to position the company as a SaaS solution for the retail cannabis industry.
October 25, 2019
Flowhub, Denver, Colo., raised a $23 million Series A financing round led by e.ventures, San Francisco; Evolv Ventures, Kraft Heinz’ Chicago-based venture fund; and Poseidon Asset Management, LLC, San Francisco, with contributions from 9Yards Capital, San Francisco; former NBA commissioner David Stern and Iqram Magdon-Ismail, co-founder and former CEO of Venmo, New York, among others.
The July 2020 issue of Refrigerated & Frozen Foods magazine takes a mid-year snapshot of the cold chain in our annual State of the Industry Report, plus our 2020 Best New Retail Products Contest winners, women in cold chain logistics, the latest innovations in palletizers and refrigeration controls, plus much more—just click below to start reading.