freight

MaxxChain Employs Blockchain for Faster Trucking Payments
MaxxChain Employs Blockchain for Faster Trucking Payments
November 19, 2023  |  Blockchain

Web3 platform MaxxChain has introduced blockchain solutions for the logistics sector. The initiative, announced Friday (Nov. 17), “provides a seamless, transparent, and efficient approach to funding by...

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Report: Flexport Looks to Snap Up Convoy’s Tech
Report: Flexport Looks to Snap Up Convoy’s Tech
October 29, 2023  |  Supply Chain

Supply chain logistics firm Flexport is reportedly in discussions to purchase freight startup Convoy’s technology. The acquisition, if successful, would bolster Flexport’s move into the U.S....

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Digital Freight Startup Convoy Closes Down
Digital Freight Startup Convoy Closes Down
October 19, 2023  |  Supply Chain

Digital freight startup Convoy has announced the closure of its business. The Seattle-based trucking startup, which counted Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates among its investors,...

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Holiday Shopping’s Logistical Back End Gets AI Boost
Holiday Shopping’s Logistical Back End Gets AI Boost
September 29, 2023  |  Supply Chain

Summer may feel like yesterday, but already, the holiday season is on the horizon. As it gets closer, buyers, suppliers, shippers and carriers all need...

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EKA Solutions and Verizon Connect Collaborate to Streamline Freight Operations
EKA Solutions and Verizon Connect Collaborate to Streamline Freight Operations
September 25, 2023  |  Shipping

EKA Solutions, a provider of a cloud-based integrated freight management platform, has partnered with Verizon Connect to deliver integrated services to fleet customers.  This collaboration aims...

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Uber Platform Cross-Selling Drives Up Q2 Expectations
Uber Platform Cross-Selling Drives Up Q2 Expectations
July 31, 2023  |  Earnings

Uber is set to report its second-quarter 2023 earnings on Tuesday (Aug. 1). Investors are eager to see how the rideshare and delivery aggregator giant is...

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Industrial Economy’s Recent Advances Were Built on Ancient History 
Industrial Economy’s Recent Advances Were Built on Ancient History 
June 29, 2023  |  Supply Chain

In 1956, U.S. businessman Malcolm McLean was granted a patent for his intermodal shipping container. Today, tens of millions of shipping containers provide the critical...

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Transflo and Comdata Launch App-Based Fuel Payments for Freight Industry
Transflo and Comdata Launch App-Based Fuel Payments for Freight Industry
April 18, 2023  |  B2B Payments

Transflo and Comdata have partnered to create an app-based fuel payment solution for the freight industry. The new Transflo Wallet is powered by Transflo’s mobile...

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T3 Tech Launches Software to Support Small Fleets’ Order-to-Cash Lifecycle
T3 Tech Launches Software to Support Small Fleets’ Order-to-Cash Lifecycle
April 03, 2023  |  Transportation

T3 Tech has launched software that supports the order-to-cash lifecycle of freight transactions. Designed for small fleets operating 20 or fewer trucks, the new TrueTMS...

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