freight

Is Amazon’s Delivery ‘Purge’ A Boon To Last-Mile Rivals?
Is Amazon’s Delivery ‘Purge’ A Boon To Last-Mile Rivals?
February 24, 2020  |  Amazon

When the axe falls from Amazon, the ripple effects are significant, especially for smaller logistics firms. Several companies have enjoyed the fruits of partnering with...

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Outrider Boasts $53M Funding Round For Self-Driving Freight Trucks
Outrider Boasts $53M Funding Round For Self-Driving Freight Trucks
February 20, 2020  |  Investments

Outrider wants to do for yard trucks what Waymo did for ridesharing, and what Einride did for trucking, by providing autonomous alternatives. The company has...

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How Dynamic Supply Chain Analytics Smooths Cash Flow
How Dynamic Supply Chain Analytics Smooths Cash Flow
February 14, 2020  |  B2B Payments

Supply chain management has always presented a challenge for global corporates, with digitization and automation technology aiming to reduce friction and enhance visibility. A surge...

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Digital Freight’s Bumpy Road As Virus Spreads, Macro Slows
Digital Freight’s Bumpy Road As Virus Spreads, Macro Slows
February 04, 2020  |  International

Tech-enabled disruptors promise to upend the way things have always been done to help streamline industries that are paper-reliant, process-reliant and perhaps ripe for a...

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California Truckers Continue Legal Fight Against Gig Worker Law
California Truckers Continue Legal Fight Against Gig Worker Law
November 18, 2019  |  Gig Economy

Legislation in California that aims to expand worker protections for so-called gig economy workers has led to a debate in the state’s freight services market...

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Walmart Develops Blockchain Freight Payment Network
Walmart Develops Blockchain Freight Payment Network
November 15, 2019  |  B2B Payments

Walmart Canada has developed a blockchain-based network to facilitate logistics operations and payments, the company announced in a press release Thursday (Nov. 14). In collaboration...

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Digital Freight Services Race Toward More Cash And Last Mile Innovation
Digital Freight Services Race Toward More Cash And Last Mile Innovation
November 14, 2019  |  Delivery

As the world of automotive and freight drives toward a future of connected commerce and even autonomous driving, companies are fighting it out to solve...

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Shifting Logistics To The Center Of Trade Finance
Shifting Logistics To The Center Of Trade Finance
November 05, 2019  |  B2B Payments

The Asian Development Bank‘s estimation of a $1.5 trillion gap in available trade finance is both concerning (particularly to small and medium-sized businesses [SMBs] struggling...

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Einride Presses The Pedal On Autonomous Delivery
Einride Presses The Pedal On Autonomous Delivery
October 10, 2019  |  Delivery

The (delivery) robots are coming fast, and seem poised to take over the world. OK, that might take some time, or it might not even...

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